Article Tag: hotelier

Art at the Heart: Interview with Frances Ryan of The Crinan Hotel

Art at the Heart: Interview with Frances Ryan of The Crinan Hotel

Thu 2nd May 2019

By Susan Young When Frances Ryan got in touch to say that the Crinan Hotel had been in the family for 50 years my curiousity was more than piqued. Now, having interviewed Frances and daughter Julia, I realise that even if […]



Tourists: to tax or not to tax? That is the question…and what to call it is another!

Tourists: to tax or not to tax? That is the question…and what to call it is another!

Tue 14th August 2018

The decade-old tourist tax debate has one thing in common with athlete’s foot – it doesn’t seem to want to go away, despite being about as welcome as an itchy rash to many in our industry. Jason Caddy reports. It’s also got […]



Hy-dro, hy-dro, it’s off to work he goes!

Hy-dro, hy-dro, it’s off to work he goes!

Mon 13th August 2018

Jason Caddy met with Stephen Leckie, CEO at Crieff Hydro, and they talked business, tourism, misconceptions, broken ribs and Kit-Kats. A two-hour chat with Crieff Hydro CEO Stephen Leckie is like being sucker punched by a force of nature. On stilts. […]