Category Archives: SRA News

Save The Date – 2019 Scottish Rural Awards 21st March

The Scottish Rural Awards team are delighted to announce that the 2019 awards and gala dinner will be held at Dymanic Earth on the 21st of March 2019.

Venue for the awards since 2015, Dynamic Earth is perfectly situated within Edinburgh to be the home for the Scottish Rural Awards once again in 2019.

The Scottish Rural Awards are now in their fifth year, and are the only awards to truly champion the Scottish countryside, celebrating the enterprise and innovation of those who live and work in rural Scotland.

For 2019, the Scottish Rural Awards has a total of 12 award categories, with businesses able to nominate themselves if they wish, or be nominated by someone else.  Nominations are currently open in the below categories until the 22nd of October:

The awards are free to enter and businesses can self nominate or nominate other businesses.

 

Tickets will be on sale in the new year for the gala dinner event.

 

Scottish Rural Awards guests raise over £4,000 for breast cancer charity Casting For Recovery

Scottish Rural Awards guests raise over £4,000 for breast cancer charity Casting For Recovery

A fundraising effort by guests at the 2017 Scottish Rural Awards has raised more than £4,000 for breast cancer recovery charity Casting For Recovery. Over 400 guests at the event, which took place on Thursday 16th March, took part in a whisky raffle to raise a total of £4,763.70 for Casting For Recovery, a charitableContinue Reading

Casting For Recovery announced as charity partner for 2017 Scottish Rural Awards

Casting For Recovery announced as charity partner for 2017 Scottish Rural Awards

Casting for Recovery UK & Ireland has been announced as the charity partner for the 2017 Scottish Rural Awards. A charitable fly fishing therapy programme for ladies with breast cancer, Casting For Recovery has been in operation in the UK and Ireland for 10 years and is run by The Countryside Alliance Foundation. The projectContinue Reading

Shirley Spear joins the judging panel for the 2017 Scottish Rural Awards

The Scottish Rural Awards is delighted to welcome Shirley Spear OBE, chair of the Scottish Food Commission and founder of the Three Chimneys restaurant at Colbost on the Isle of Skye, to the judging panel for 2017. Shirley, who won the Lifetime Achievement award at the 2016 Scottish Rural Awards for her dedication to promoting ScottishContinue Reading