What’s on Locally in July

Hand-picked local events by the Lochend team, based on things we love 😍 28/6-2/7/17, through the day Edinburgh Film Festival World renown festival’s in Scotland’s capital kicks off with the Film Festival. Close to Victoria’s heart this is an extravaganza, from documentaries to world premiere’s, most notably, for me, this year Stanley Tucci bring his newest directorial […]


The Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology

This is VisitScotland’s of ‘History, Heritage and Archaeology’ and for those of you that fancy visiting some special places, I’ll be posting some cracking days out near Lochend. Stirling Castle. Our great friends the Makay-Daltons were visiting from London and Pip and Lottie decided a day out at Stirling Castle was in order because the […]


What’s on Locally In April

Hand-picked events by the Lochend team for the month of April, based on things we love 😍 1-2/4/17 @ 10am-6pm on both days ‘Loch Lomond Springfest’. A festival grown from a celebration of local food and drink but now with festival arms and legs! Music, events lots to see and do. Balloch Free with some […]


The Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology

This is VisitScotlands year of ‘History, Heritage and Archaeology’ and for anybody interested in these topics I’ll be posting the odd  fantastically historical day out from Lochend. First Up: Rough Castle Fort on Antonies Wall. I was driving my Mum and Dad to a 90th birthday celebration at a venue near Kilsyth so they could […]


What’s On Locally in March

Hand-picked events by the Lochend team for the month of February, based on things we love 😍   2/3/17 @ 8PM ‘McGoldrick, McCusker, Doyle’. Three of the finest Celtic musicians, flute fiddle and guitar, have a very amiable get together and you get to watch the magic! Tolbooth Theatre, Stirling £17/15 http://culturestirling.org/events/mcgoldrick-mccusker-doyle/   Until the […]


What’s On Locally in February

Hand-picked events by the Lochend team for the month of February, based on things we love 😍   4/02/2017 @ 8PM ‘Fara’ Traditional scots fiddle playing and some amazing harmonious singing. 4 girls from Orkney Tolbooth Theatre, Stirling £13/11 Follow Link   4/02/2017 @ 10am to 4pm ‘Introduction to greenwood working’ Workshop day learning about […]


What’s On Locally in January

Hand-picked events by the Lochend team for the month of January, based on things we love 😍   22/01/2017  @ 12-2pm ‘Revel with Rabbie’ Actors bringing to life Rabbie’s poetry in the magnificent grounds Stirling Castle Adults £14.50 Concession £11.60 Kids £8.70 performance included in the admission cost http://www.stirlingcastle.gov.uk/whatson/events/revel-with-rabbie/   22/01/2017 @ 10am-4pm ‘Hot Hatch […]