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Train contracts put food and drink suppliers on the right track

November 18, 2016

“I never thought I’d be living on the banks of the River Spey, catching salmon and being a bee farmer,” chuckles Tony Harris, who runs Spey Valley Honey from his farm house near Fochabers in Moray. It’s certainly a world away from his previous career.

Business opinion

Alan Savage: Keep the lights on with Hinkley

August 15, 2016

I found it incredible that the Brexit mafia headed by Theresa did a back summersault and put Hinkley on hold. I am sure the French and Chinese are livid. In my opinion rightly so. Peeing off the Chinese is mind numbing after The Brexit mafia lied their way into dumping our biggest trading partner, the EU. China is growing and trading with China is the future.

North of Scotland

TheLunch at The Stack, Muchalls: engaging employees in a crunch

September 19, 2016

Tucked off the A90 in the historic fishing village of Muchalls is the Stack. Taking its name from the astonishing geological landforms off the town’s coast, the bar and restaurant has been lovingly renewed and was on the verge of celebrating its first year of business under the management of chef proprietor, Andy Smart.

Business opinion

Martin Gilbert: All things great and small – the critical importance of all infrastructure

September 19, 2016

The three bridges which span the Firth of Forth at or near Queensferry – the Forth Bridge, the Forth Road Bridge and the soon to be completed Queensferry Crossing – are potent symbols of how important it is to invest in infrastructure. They are all grand structures but we should not forget that the infrastructure you can’t see is as vital to the success of an economy as that which you can.

North of Scotland

Leadsom hails growth in Scotch exports

November 3, 2016

Trade in Scotch whisky – the UK’s biggest food and drink export - grew by 3.1% during the first half of the year, fuelled by booming demand in India where exports have risen by a record 41%, new figures show.