• First Children’s University graduation takes place in the east of Scotland

    12th January 2015

    60 school pupils from across East Lothian gathered at Queen Margaret University (QMU), Edinburgh, on Friday 9th January 2015, as part of the first Children’s University graduation ceremony to be held in the east of Scotland. The junior scholars were dressed head to toe in traditional gowns and mortar boards. …

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  • Mercat Tours: Announcement and Accreditation

    9th January 2015

    Beginning their 30th anniversary year, founder and sole Director of Edinburgh-based family business Mercat Tours, Des Brogan, has announced his retirement.   Having led Mercat Tours Ltd and Mercat Tours International to become the multi award-winning market leader in guided tours, his daughter Kathleen Brogan will succeed him as Managing Director.…

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  • Edinburgh Rugby vs Bordeaux-Bègles – Friday, 23rd January

    9th January 2015

    Round 6 in the European Challenge Cup is shaping up to be massive for Edinburgh Rugby as they play for a place in the quarter finals and will go all out for that coveted home advantage.  It’s all to play for as the French team will be looking for revenge…

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  • ecoConnect CIC is celebrating the start of 2015 by announcing its 100th member

    8th January 2015

    CEO Robert Hokin said “Cambridge Heat Transfer Ltd were the fastest respondents to a Twitter-based marketing campaign, the first time we have used this technique. We are delighted to welcome our 100th member – this has been a real milestone for us and is validation of the innovation, investment and…

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  • Macmillan Mammoth Quiz

    7th January 2015

    The Macmillan Mammoth Quiz is back, now in its 7th year with a brand new, brain-teasing quiz for 2015. The Mammoth Quiz organised by the Oundle Macmillan Committee is Macmillan’s nationwide quiz. Simply put, it is the same quiz, being held on the same day, at the same time, throughout…

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  • Melville Castle – Let us host your new year “Kick Off“ Meeting and get your Team off to the right start in 2015 !

    6th January 2015

    Melville Castle is an 18th Century Country House Hotel nestled quietly within 50 acres of beautiful woodland estate on the outskirts of Edinburgh. Conveniently situated only 6 miles from the City Centre and a short easy drive from Edinburgh Airport. With 7 elegant public rooms, a striking marquee pavilion and…

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  • Entrepreneurial Partner Announced at Chiene + Tait Chartered Accountants

    6th January 2015

    Edinburgh Chartered Accountancy firm Chiene + Tait (C+T) announced today the promotion of a new Partner in the firm.  Neil Norman, previously Director of Corporate Tax Services became Chiene + Tait’s Entrepreneurial Tax Partner on 1 January 2015. Neil qualified with a medium sized firm and then spent 5 years…

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  • Working with Emotional Intelligence

    6th January 2015

    The rules for work are changing. We’re being judged by a new yardstick; not just by how smart we are, or by our training and expertise, but also by how well we handle ourselves and each other. This yardstick is increasingly applied in choosing who will be hired and who…

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  • Tuesday’s the big day! Edinburgh Airport looks set to hit 10m passenger mark on 23rd

    23rd December 2014

    Airport credits support of city partners in helping achieve passenger milestone Edinburgh Airport is predicting tomorrow, Tuesday 23rd December, as the day it will hit the 10 million passenger mark – the first time a Scottish airport has achieved this major milestone. Airport experts have been analysing the figures closely…

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  • Fast-growing Onyx Group active on the acquisition trail

    22nd December 2014

    Innovative IT infrastructure and support services provider, Onyx Group, today announced the acquisition of Knowledge IT, a highly accredited ICT solutions and support firm. After three years of good organic growth, this move significantly enhances Onyx’s consulting and managed service capability. This is part of a dynamic and highly successful…

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