Awards for Tennent’s beers

Fri 28th August 2015

Heverlee Witte, Tennent’s Whisky Oak and Tennent’s 1885 Gluten Free, all produced or distributed by Glasgow-based brewer, Tennent’s, have been awar... Read More

Craft Beer Rising gets new partner

Mon 24th August 2015

Craft Beer Rising has a new partner in the shape of The Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA). The event, which takes place at Drygate Brewery in Glasgow on ... Read More

Dunns secure Rodenbach

Mon 17th August 2015

Dunns Food and Drinks have landed an exclusive agreement to bring two sours beers, Rodenbach Grand Cru and Rodenbach Caractere Rouge, to Scotland for the ver... Read More


Thu 13th August 2015

Scotland’s top bars and pubs celebrated in style at the Scottish Bar and Pub Awards (SBPA) which took place on 11th August at Glasgow’s Hilton Ho... Read More

JD Wetherspoons 2015 Profits Down on Last Year

Wed 5th August 2015

JD Wetherspoons (JDW) has released its pre-close statement for the financial year up to 26 July 2015. Reports indicate that the full year profit is unlikely ... Read More

Rising Profits for Costley & Costley

Wed 5th August 2015

Costley & Costley has had an encouraging 2014 with a £2.07m pre-tax loss in 2013, being converted to a pre-tax profit of £189,347 for the 2014 year. Th... Read More

Green Light for Scottish Food and Drink Review

Tue 4th August 2015

The Scottish Government has been given the green light for a food and drink review to further develop Scotland’s reputation as ‘the best in the world to ... Read More

Independent Spirit Takes Arran Further

Tue 4th August 2015

Isle of Arran Distillers has reported record results in its latest annual accounts. The figures to the end of 2014 reveal that turnover rose by 21% and net p... Read More

New SPFL Fixtures on Sky Sports

Tue 4th August 2015

Sky Sports have announced a further seven SPFL fixtures that have been selected for live coverage, which includes Scottish Premiership champions Celtic shown... Read More

Bar Brig Opens on Leith Walk

Mon 3rd August 2015

Bar Brig is one of the latest bars to open on Leith Walk. The new bar, formerly Bar Seinne has now moved completely away from its old look as an ‘old man... Read More

Côte Brasserie Opens in Glasgow’s West Nile Street

Mon 3rd August 2015

A Côte Brasserie venue has opened in Glasgow’s city centre on West Nile Street. This is the first Scottish branch for the restaurant chain. The Côte Bras... Read More

Phase One of CRERAR Hotels’ GoGlasgow Urban Hotel

Mon 3rd August 2015

CRERAR Hotels opened phase one of its GoGlasgow Urban Hotel on Paisley Road West. The 117-bedroom hotel is situated on the former Swallow Hotel site, which C... Read More

Billy Lowe sells Le Monde and Angel’s Share

Mon 3rd August 2015

Edinburgh entrepreneur, Billy Lowe, has sold his Saltire Taverns business which includes Edinburgh’s Le Monde and Angel’s Share Hotels and their ... Read More

Tony Singh to Launch New Pop-Up Fringe Restaurant

Sun 2nd August 2015

Tony Singh will be launching his new pop-up restaurant in Edinburgh’s Metro Brasserie at the Apex International Hotel throughout August this year. His new ... Read More

The Village Glasgow Launches

Sun 2nd August 2015

The newest hotel in the Village Urban Resort portfolio, The Village Glasgow, has opened. This brings the number of hotels in Scotland to three. The new hotel... Read More

New Clutha Bar Opens In Glasgow

Sat 1st August 2015

A new Clutha Bar has opened 20 months after a helicopter crashed into the original pub killing ten people. The new Clutha has been built where the old smokin... Read More

Maryhill Unlocks New Venue to the Public

Sat 1st August 2015

The Lockhouse Bar and Restaurant in Glasgow opened its doors on 11th July. The new bar, at 1397 Maryhill Road, was formerly the Elephant & Bugle and is n... Read More

Dive Bars Make Their Mark, East and West

Sat 1st August 2015

In the space of two months two ‘Dive’ bars have opened, the Panther Milk Bar in Glasgow and the newly-opened Hoot the Redeemer (pictured) in Edinburgh. T... Read More

Bar Soba Moves Into Merchant City

Fri 31st July 2015

A new Bar Soba has opened in Glasgow’s Merchant City on the site of the former Chophouse. Owner Bradley Stevens’ new endeavour coincides with the 15th an... Read More

Opening date set for Aberdeen Crowne Plaza

Thu 16th July 2015

Crowne Plaza is to open its third Scottish hotel in Aberdeen which will create 70 jobs in the area. Dominivs Hospitality has announced that the new hotel, si... Read More