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INTERVIEW: ANNA CHRISTOPHERSON – A BREATH OF FRESH AIR

Wed 13th June 2018

Susan Young interviews Anna Christopherson of Boda Swedish Bars and Restaurant Group.

JIMMY MARR: THE COMEBACK KING

Tue 15th May 2018

Jimmy Marr is certainly a legend in his home town of Dundee. He is a well known businessman and was also a past owner of Dundee Football Club. Over the years he has

Design Focus: A new era for The Kirkhouse in Shettleston

Thu 8th March 2018

There is a little corner of Shettleston that will probably forever be associated with the Healy family – who since taking over The Kirkhouse 18 years ago, has tran

What are your predictions for 2018?

Tue 23rd January 2018

THIS MONTH WE ASKED SOME OF THE KEY PEOPLE IN THE TRADE TO TELL US THEIR PREDICTIONS AND VIEWPOINT ON THE YEAR AHEAD. THANKS TO: Andrew Morrison, Sales Director, MAX

DESIGN FOCUS: THE TREE HOUSE

Tue 23rd January 2018

The Tree House in Ayr re-opened at the end of last year after a £400,000 transformation by owners Buzzworks. The restaurant, which has been owned by Buzzworks for t

Q&A : Who made an impression on you in 2017 and why? Pt 3

Tue 23rd January 2018

THIS MONTH WE ASKED SOME OF THE KEY PEOPLE IN THE TRADE TO TELL US THEIR PREDICTIONS AND VIEWPOINT ON THE YEAR AHEAD. THANKS TO: Andrew Morrison, Sales Director, MAX

How can licensees stay ahead of the competition in 2018?

Tue 23rd January 2018

THIS MONTH WE ASKED SOME OF THE KEY PEOPLE IN THE TRADE TO TELL US THEIR PREDICTIONS AND VIEWPOINT ON THE YEAR AHEAD. THANKS TO: Andrew Morrison, Sales Director, MAX

The Tipsy Cow, Airdrie

Tue 23rd January 2018

When business partners Frank Cogan and Martin Mackay of Bozz Co Inns Ltd embarked on their latest venture – The Tipsy Cow in Airdrie, Lanarkshire – they knew exa

DRAM’s New Year Gongs!

Tue 23rd January 2018

This month Susan Young presents her annual gongs to people who have made her sit up and take notice this year… find out who caught her eye!   THE ‘I ONL

What do the key people in the trade think about the year ahead? Part 1

Tue 23rd January 2018

THIS MONTH WE ASKED SOME OF THE KEY PEOPLE IN THE TRADE TO TELL US THEIR PREDICTIONS AND VIEWPOINT ON THE YEAR AHEAD. THANKS TO: Andrew Morrison, Sales Director, MAX

A Legend in Her Lifetime

Mon 22nd January 2018

ELAINE SCOTT, AS MANY OF YOU KNOW, IS A GREAT FRIEND OF MINE AND AS OF JANUARY SHE HAS RETIRED FROM THE BEN NEVIS, THE PUB SHE HAS RUN SINCE 2005. I CAUGHT UP WITH H

Design Focus: Black Ivy

Tue 12th December 2017

Black Ivy, a stylish neighbourhood bar and hotel in Bruntsfield, Edinburgh, is already making its mark following an extensive refurbishment by owner Billy Lowe. The

Design Focus: White Horse Oyster & Seafood Bar

Tue 12th December 2017

When it comes to direction, Mark Fraser and Michael Spink of The Compass Group don’t seem to have any problem working out which way they are headed – and it’s

Design Focus: Inn Deep

Fri 8th December 2017

Inn Deep, which is situated right beside the River Kelvin in Glasgow’s West End, is a real labour of love for managers Amy Williams, Hamish Loutitt and Sandy M

Nam Tuk Tram Stop

Fri 8th December 2017

Nam Tuk Tram Stop is a quirky pan-Asian restaurant which has just opened at the foot of Byres Road in Glasgow. This new restaurant – the first collaboration be