Latest News

Please find below a range of stories from across the membership and the network. If you would like to submit a member story please send it to [email protected] for inclusion on this page and our fortnightly Enewsletter.

One step closer to national memorial for those accused of witchcraft for St Ninians site

Thursday, 24 March 2022

A national memorial dedicated to those accused of witchcraft is one step closer to becoming a reality following a visit to a proposed Eco-Therapy Wellness and Leisure Park development being undertaken by National Pride UK at St Ninians, near Kelty in Fife.

 

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Fife College - BOARD OF GOVERNOR APPOINTMENTS

Thursday, 24 March 2022

A Board vacancy has become available for interested individuals to get involved in Fife College, influencing and shaping the college’s strategy, mission and values.

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Air Canada to Resume Non-Stop Services between Edinburgh and Toronto

Thursday, 24 March 2022

Air Canada mainline operates for the first time between Edinburgh and Canada

Air Canada has announced it will resume its non-stop seasonal service between Edinburgh and Toronto, operating six times weekly from 1 June - 2 October 2022 and four times weekly from 3 October - 29 October 2022.  

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Diageo are hosting a fundraising event in June to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Diageo brand

Tuesday, 22 March 2022

A group of Diageo employees are walking 25km hoping to raise £25k on Saturday 25th June.

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Celebrating its 25th Anniversary brings a Change of Name for eCom

Tuesday, 22 March 2022

In a move timed to coincide with its 25th anniversary year, the digital learning and assessment specialist, eCom Scotland is changing its name and refreshing its website to reflect its growing reach, in terms of both products and clients.

 

The new trading name for the company is eCom Learning Solutions. This entity will encompass the company’s current brand names of eCom Scotland and eCom USA – both of which will continue to operate.

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Opening of fantastic Art-tastic at award-winning Dunfermline Carnegie Library & Galleries

Tuesday, 22 March 2022

Visitors to a family-friendly exhibition can test for themselves the adage that a picture paints a thousand words. 

They are being urged to create stories and verse inspired by some 20 works of art on display in the Art-tastic exhibition at the award-winning Dunfermline Carnegie Library & Galleries. 

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FIFE COMPANY AWARDED £3.1M FURNITURE AND FITOUT CONTRACT FOR MAJOR NEW BUILD-TO-RENT NEIGHBOURHOOD IN GLASGOW

Wednesday, 16 March 2022

Dunfermline-based Deanestor, one of the UK’s leading furniture and fitout specialists, has been awarded a £3.1m contract by Robertson Group to manufacture and install bespoke kitchens and wardrobes for a new £80m build-to-rent neighbourhood in Glasgow developed by Moda Living.

 

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Payroll, People & Protection – Free Employers Webinar 21/03/22

Wednesday, 16 March 2022

Thomson Cooper, The HR Dept and H&S Dept are hosting a webinar especially for employers on Monday 21 March from 11.00 to 12.00 via Zoom. The event is free and open to everyone in the business community.

 

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eCom helps in achieving the UK and Scottish Governments’ Energy Strategy aims

Tuesday, 15 March 2022

Helping people re-focus their energy-related industry skills – along with up-skilling and re-skilling for the energy industry - are key ways in which the digital learning and assessment specialist, eCom Learning Solutions is contributing to achieve the aims of the UK’s and the Scottish Government’s Energy Strategies.

 

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Let us know if your firm is being impacted by the Ukraine/Russia conflict

Monday, 14 March 2022

Tell us if the conflict in Ukraine or Russian sanctions are harming your business

 

The invasion of Ukraine has led to significant sanctions on Russia by the UK, the US and the EU.  Sanctions are likely to be expanded if the conflict continues and may stay in place after it ceases.   

 

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