Caithness Map :: Links to Site Map Great value Unlimited Broadband from an award winning provider  

 

Visitor Attractions News


Old Pulteney Prohibition Ball raises over 5260 for the Royal National Lifeboat InstitutionThumbnail for article : Old Pulteney Prohibition Ball raises over 5260 for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution
Last Friday (30 May 2008) saw the annual Old Pulteney Prohibition Ball being held at the Pulteney Distillery in Wick.  Beating last year's record intake, an astonishing 5265 were raised and donated to Wick's RNLI Station.  
Pulteney Distillery Announces Its 2008 "Old Pulteney Prohibition Ball"Thumbnail for article : Pulteney Distillery Announces Its 2008
Old Pulteney Single Malt Whisky is delighted to announce details of this year's charity ball, which will take place on Friday 30 May at Pulteney Distillery in Wick - the ball, which is held to mark the anniversary of the repeal of prohibition in Wick, is the second to take place since the prestigious annual event kicked off last year.   Tickets are on sale now and demand is expected to be high.  
Prince Of Wales Opens New Visitor Centre At Castle Of Mey
The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall today opened a visitor's centre built in memory of The Late Queen Mother.   The 900,000 centre is based at The Castle of Mey, The Queen Mother's former summer residence.  
Mey Selections Barrogill North Highland Blended Malt LaunchedThumbnail for article : Mey Selections Barrogill North Highland Blended Malt Launched
Inver House Distillers and North Highland Products launched the first ever North Highland Blended Malt Scotch Whisky, Barrogill, as part of the prestigious Mey Selections range of food and drink products, at the Castle of Mey in Caithness today.   Mey Selections Barrogill Blended Malt Scotch Whisky takes its name from the history and heritage of the Castle of Mey, the most northerly castle on the Scottish mainland just a few miles from John o'Groats.  
31/8/2006
The Tea Cosy At East Mey Is Simply UniqueThumbnail for article : The Tea Cosy At East Mey Is Simply Unique
There is definitely something unique about the Tea Cosy at East Mey.   Apart from the fact that it serves freshly prepared food using local produce wherever possible is situated near a fascinating part of the Caithness coast.  
Old Pulteney Enjoys A Fling At Mey GamesThumbnail for article : Old Pulteney Enjoys A Fling At Mey Games
Old Pulteney Single Malt Whisky is delighted to once again support the famous Mey Games which will take place on 5 August at the Castle of Mey - a mere 20 miles from the distillery and Old Pulteney Visitor Centre in Wick.   During the Games, Old Pulteney will be providing whisky prizes for several key events and supplying some of its delicious 21 year old single malt for guests to enjoy in the VIP tent.  
Caithness Horizons Hosts Stakeholders WorkshopThumbnail for article : Caithness Horizons Hosts Stakeholders Workshop
Caithness Horizons recently held a stakeholder workshop to bring together all its funders, partners and local stakeholders.   Paul Cariss, Caithness Horizons Chairman, welcomed everyone to the event and thanked them for their support so far and gave a presentation outlining the projects progress to-date.  
Town Hall Refurbishment in Full FlowThumbnail for article : Town Hall Refurbishment in Full Flow
The building enabling work for Caithness Horizons has begun, with the contract for the first phase of work being awarded by Highland Council to local firm MM Miller (Wick) Ltd.   Caithness Horizons has held its first annual general meeting and is delighted to announce that directors Paul Cariss, the company's chairman, and Tina Wrighton of UKAEA have both been co-opted back onto the board.  
Ross Tours - Taking Bikes, Golf Clubs And Much MoreThumbnail for article : Ross Tours - Taking  Bikes, Golf Clubs And Much More
George Ross started out with Ross Taxis over two years ago.   Being local and having a wide range of knowledge of Caithness and Sutherland more and more people started asking him to take them on tours and show them the local sites.