Author Archive for Rene Looper

Piping at Forres 2017

Piping at Forres 2018

Piping At Forres, the European Pipe Band Championships will return to the Moray town next June, for the last instalment of a six year run. A fun-filled and spectacular day for all the family – it’s Moray’s biggest one-day event – when over a hundred bands compete to be crowned European Pipe Band Champions. The […]

Black Isle Show

The Black Isle Show 2018

The Black Isle Show with all the fun of the farm Preview night: Wednesday, August 1. Main event Thursday, August 2 The Black Isle Show is back and as the north’s biggest farming event – this year’s event will have monster appeal. It’s a fun-filled day for the all the family and with thousands of […]

Slow Marathon 2017

Slow Marathon 2017 – Energised Landscapes

Enjoy a 26 mile walk exploring our relationship to energy and the landscape This year’s Slow Marathon is part of artist Andrea Geile’s project Energised Landscape, where she has been examining places of energy, innate or man-made, real or perceived, in the area southeast of Huntly. From Neolithic sites, to hill tops, to renewables and […]

Piping at Forres

Piping at Forres

Visit the European Pipe Band Championships 2017, a fun-filled and spectacular day for all the family Piping at Forres is Moray’s biggest one-day event and the Highland’s biggest piping event, with over a hundred bands competing in the European Pipe Band Championships. The event takes place on Saturday 24th June 2017 in the natural amphitheatre […]

GreaterSpeyside and Moray

Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival 2016

Held annually during the first long weekend in May, the Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival invites visitors to celebrate Scotland’s national drink through an inventive and wide-ranging programme of whisky-inspired events – some educational, all of them fun. Since its inception in 1999, the Festival has developed close links with many Speyside businesses and communities […]