Old Pulteney Clipper arrives in London

Crew members of the Scottish Old Pulteney Clipper ocean racing yacht, celebrate after crossing the finish line in London to complete The Clipper 2013-14 Round The World Yacht Race. After starting out from London in August last year the 70 foot racing yacht, backed by the Wick-based ‘maritime malt’, joined 11 other boats in tackling a gruelling More...

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By admin On Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

Destination Local launches competition for hyperlocal funding

– Hyperlocal media competition launched by Nesta and Technology Strategy Board Innovation agencies Nesta and Technology Strategy Board have opened registration for Destination Local Demonstrators – a new hyperlocal More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Advice on how to grow your team

Featured Article by Cath Strachan Recent reports indicate that employers are set to hire people at the fastest rate since 2008. This is great news for employers, job-seekers and the economy.   Whether you already More...

By admin On Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Making use of your loft space

Paul Russell of Russell Associates provides some tips on how to make the most of your loft space Do you need more space, but don’t want to move? A loft conversion could be ideal, adding value to your house, More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 9th, 2013

Tips on your pension from Plutus Wealth Management

PENSION TIPS FROM GEORGINA PARTRIDGE, OF PLUTUS WEALTH MANAGEMENT We all know it’s important to have enough money to retire on. But when life is busy, thoughts of pension planning can easily slip to the back of More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

Jobseekers – your online presence

Professional advice for job seekers from Cath Strachan of MSK Presenting your personal brand on-line Today more than ever, job seekers need all the help they can get, to secure the most coveted roles. A high-quality More...

By admin On Monday, April 29th, 2013

Advice on keeping building work stress-free

  Paul Russell, of architects Russell Associates, in Greenwich provides tips on how to keep building work stress-free Building an extension or making other structural changes to your house can enhance its value. More...

By admin On Saturday, March 16th, 2013

Barnardo’s Shoe Appeal begins today

NO BUSINESS LIKE SHOEBUSINESS A-list actress Brenda Blethyn has teamed up with singing icon Dame Shirley Bassey to ask women across Scotland to put their best foot forward for Barnardo’s Shoe Appeal starting Saturday More...

By admin On Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Olympic BMX tracks opened up to boys club

Disadvantaged young people are being given the opportunity to train on the BMX tracks used in the 2012 Olympic Games. Cycling charity Sustrans is giving 17 pupils from Years 7 to 9 at Bow Boys School in Tower Hamlets, More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

Government support needed for wave and tidal industries

In a new report, the UK’s wave and tidal energy industries warn that they will only be able to grow successfully if they get the right level of support from Government – otherwise Britain risks surrendering More...