Tag: wins

  • Johnnie Walker Princes Street wins world travel award

    JOHNNIE Walker Princes Street has been named the World’s Leading Spirit Experience by the World Travel Awards (WTA). The visitor experience for the world’s number one-selling Scotch whisky, which opened its doors in September 2021, is one of Scotland’s leading attractions for international and local visitors. It was created as part of Diageo’s £185m investment…

  • Scots WWE superstar Drew McIntyre promises Buckfast and Irn-Bru-packed open bus tour of Glasgow if he wins Championship

    SCOTS wrestling superstar Drew McIntyre has made a promise if he wins the World Heavyweight Championship. The wrestler hails from Ayr but performs under World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), where he previously won the Championship after beating Brock Lesnar – but had no celebrations due to Covid. However, the 38-year-old was back in Glasgow with WWE…

  • East Lothian Church wins ‘Bafta for churches’

    AN EAST LOTHIAN church has won a prestigious national award recognising excellence in care for an historic building. St Anne’s Scottish Episcopal & Methodist Church in Dunbar received The Nayler Award for Excellence in Church Maintenance. The church collected the accolade, known as the “BAFTAs for churches”, at a ceremony in London on November 6.…

  • Studio 9 Films wins ITV commission for The Grave

    STUDIO 9 Films has been commissioned by ITV1 and ITVX to produce a 66-minute documentary for the BAFTA-winning Exposure strand. It tells the story of the search for justice and accountability after a mass grave was discovered last autumn in a forest outside the city of Izium in North Eastern Ukraine. The area had been…

  • Scottish distillery wins Trade Business of the Year award

    SCOTTISH family-run Lochlea Distillery has won International Trade Business of the Year at the Ayrshire Chamber of Commerce Business Awards. Located in South Ayrshire, the independently-owned distillery is one of the very few farm-to-cask whisky distilleries in Scotland. The annual Ayrshire Business Awards are established as the leading awards ceremony for Ayrshire businesses, this year…