Tomintoul & Glenlivet

New Discovery Centre welcome 4,000th visitor!

New Discovery Centre welcome 4,000th visitor!

Huge congratulations and a massive well done to the volunteers and staff at Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre who welcomed the 4,000th visitor to the Heritage Lottery Fund Scotland and Cairngorms LEADER funded centre this weekend. We estimate over 3,000 were sign posted to local shops and attractions such as Spindrift of Tomintoul, The Whisky Castle and Highland Market Glenlivet Mountain Bike Trail Centre Tomintoul Gallery The Glenlivet and encouraged to spend […]

Meet Local Author Angela MacRae Shanks

Join us for an evening with author Angela MacRae Shanks as she talks about her debut novel “The Blood and The Barley”, a historical romance set in 1780 in Strathavon and Tomintoul (‘Balintoul’ in the novel) against a backdrop of illicit whisky smuggling.

The book is described as, ‘an evocative tale of kinship and survival, loyalty and love’ and is rich […]