• Gracefield Arts Centre in Dumfries is where ‘In Land’ a major new exhibition exploring farming, land and agricultural heritage, is running until October 24.

  • NEWLY-WEDS Stuart and Bron Campbell took delivery of one of their wedding gifts at this year's Dalmally Show.

  • Bringing in the harvest, whether it be from the land or the sea, is being celebrated in a new festival called ‘Soil and Sea Harvest Festival’ which will run from Monday, September 28 to Sunday, October 4.
    Throughout the community led festival, which is co-produced by Cambo Heritage Trust and the Scottish Fisheries Museum,  there will be a programme of events including talks, workshops, demonstrations, art activities, and other special events taking place across the rural east neuk of Fife.


    A film which documented a year in the life of a North-East of England farming family has its regional premiere this weekend having received four-star reviews from national media and top film critics.

  • A kids’ clothing collection from Scotland’s newest junior fashion brand –Enchanted Forest and Friends – is now available online at www.enchantedforestandfriends.com.

  • ‘Pearls in Peril’ LIFE project: In-stream restoration on the River Dee at Banchory and Sluie/Commonty

  • The late John Mattley’s extensive collection of agricultural books, pictures, and paintings went under the hammer last week as his family took the tough decision to sell the majority of a collection that took more than 30 years to create.

  • We’ve all got them – old plastic drums, empty mineral/feed buckets, jam jars, abused bikes, and clothes – that have long served their purpose and are now desperately seeking a new home rather than being recyled or worse still thrown in the skip.

  • Gourock Highland Games, now in its 59th year, once again marked the start of the Highland Games season in Scotland.

  • Here’s ones for the dads as well as the kids. The North East Model Farm and Construction show will be held at the Newmachar Axis Centre, at Newmachar, on Sunday, May 3, from 10am to 4pm.