STA Conference 2019 speeches

Stephen Leckie, Chair of the Tourism Leadership Group and the Scottish Tourism Alliance If you remember first half of 2012 like I do, you’ll recall the long bank holiday weekends, the Diamond Jubilee, the European Championships, the Olympic Torch winding…

Draft Future Tourism Strategy Announced at Scottish Tourism Alliance Conference

Draft Future Tourism Strategy Announced at Scottish Tourism Alliance Conference

The draft of Scotland’s future tourism strategy has been shared with around 450 industry delegates at the Scottish Tourism Alliance (STA) Annual…

Add your voice to Scottish Government tourist tax consultation

Add your voice to Scottish Government tourist tax consultation

Hoteliers have until December 2nd 2019 to add their views to a consultation on a tourist tax that’s just been launched by…

HILTON ABERDEEN TECA OPENS IN THE GRANITE CITY

HILTON ABERDEEN TECA OPENS IN THE GRANITE CITY

Hilton Aberdeen TECA, the city’s only Hilton Hotels & Resorts branded property, has opened its doors to guests for the first time…

Fitzsimmons Group Expands in Scotland

Fitzsimmons Group Expands in Scotland

Owner Henry Fitzsimmons has been busy investing and expanding The Fitzsimmons Group - a family-run business that has quality four-star Ayrshire hotels…

Brexit – Is there a silver lining?

Willie Macleod, Executive Director Scotland of UK Hospitality, outlines some of the issues that are heading the way of the hospitality industry should there be a No-Deal Brexit.

Art for Art’s Sake

Art for Art’s Sake

Maybe I am not typical but when I walk into a hotel, the first thing my eye is drawn to is the…

How not to be social

How not to be social

With such intense competition to acquire and retain guest loyalty whilst contending with an increasing supply of rooms and the shift towards…

Wedding Belles

Wedding Belles

Weddings are big business. Here, we focus on the planners behind the best names in the business, like Caroline Sinclair, Senior Wedding…

Wedding Belles

Wedding Belles

Weddings are big business. Here, we focus on the planners behind the best names in the business, like Laura McCranor, Wedding Co-ordinator…

Wedding Belles

Weddings are big business. Here, we focus on the planners behind the best names in the business, like ROSS MALANEY, CONFERENCE AND BANQUETING MANAGER at DALZIEL PARK How long have you been a wedding planner and what brought you to…