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  • 30/05/2017 - Spring Conference 2017
      Scottish Land & Estates' Spring Conference – 30 May 2017 Rural Investment: Hopes and Fears for a New Era 30th May 2017, Assembly Rooms, George Street, Edinburgh   Sponsored by   Rural Scotland is home to many diverse businesses from agriculture and commercial forestry to artisan fo
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  • 30/05/2017 - Inaugural Helping It Happen Awards 2017
    An awards night will be held in Edinburgh on May 30, 2017, which follows Scottish Land & Estates’ Annual Spring Conference being held at the Assembly Rooms on the same day.  These new awards – which are sponsored by The MacRobert Trust - are being held at the Principal Hotel Edinburgh, George Street, 7.30pm for 8pm.
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  • 24/05/2017 - Forestry: Adding value
    Forestry: Adding value Wednesday 24th May, Banchory, 9.30am–3.30pm   A practical day looking at: the key components of FSC and PEFC certification; forest management requirements and market demand; funding for woodland creation including the Woodland Carbon Code, as well as answering your certification questions f
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  • 19/05/2017 - Where the buck stops – lowland deer on Scotland’s roads
    Morning seminars and discussion Where the buck stops – lowland deer on Scotland’s roads Deer and traffic don’t mix – but is it a case of too many deer, too many vehicles, or both? Two morning seminars in May staged jointly by the Lowland Deer Network Scotland (LDNS) and Scottish Land and Estates (SLE) will
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  • 16/05/2017 - Scottish Renewables Low-Carbon Heat Conference
    Scottish Renewables Low-Carbon Heat Conference 16 May 2017 Glasgow Part of the Euroheat & Power Congress 2017 Join Scottish Renewables and Scottish Development International at the Scottish Low-Carbon Heat Conference to hear about opportunities within the low-carbon heat sector in Scotland. This half day event wil
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  • 05/05/2017 - Where the buck stops – lowland deer on Scotland’s roads - Morning Seminar
    Where the buck stops – lowland deer on Scotland’s roads Deer and traffic don’t mix – but is it a case of too many deer, too many vehicles, or both? Two morning seminars in May staged jointly by the Lowland Deer Network Scotland (LDNS) and Scottish Land and Estates (SLE) will examine the issues, the responsibil
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  • 25/04/2017 - Gamekeeping for Life Conference
    The Gamekeepers Welfare Trust are delighted to invite you to their Gamekeeping for Life Conference to celebrate their 25th Anniversary on Tuesday 25th April at Floors Castle, Kelso, Roxburghshire TD5 7RW To include: Coffee, Welcome from His Grace The Duke of Roxburghe, Key Note Speaker Lord Dalhousie and Presentations fro
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  • 12/04/2017 - Gamekeeping for Life Conference
    The Gamekeepers Welfare Trust are delighted to invite you to their Gamekeeping for Life Conference on Wednesday 12th April at Blair Castle, Blair Atholl, Pitlochry, Perthshire PH18 5TL. Opening address from Sarah Troughton, key note speaker Sir Michael Wigan B.t. four estate presentations, lunch and afternoon activities.
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  • 03/04/2017 - The Launch of The Friends of the RLI Inaugural Dinner
    All supporters of The Rivers & Lochs Institute, Inverness College University of the Highlands & Islands are warmly invited to take tickets for the launch of The Friends of the RLI Inaugural Dinner on Monday 3rd April 2017. Speaker: Professor Peter Gill, Professor of Forensic Genetics and pioneer of DNA profiling  
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  • 30/03/2017 - On Farm Security Event
    Keep safe and save Money! Date: Thursday 30th March Venue: Agron LED, Prora, North Berwick EH39 5LN Time: 4pm to 5.30pm   Time: 4pmWith the rise in rural thefts, all farms and rural businesses need to take steps to improve rural security. This event, being held at Agron LED’s site in North Berwick will
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  • 29/03/2017 - Fisheries Management Scotland Annual Conference
    The conference marks the launch of the 2017 Fisheries Management Scotland Annual Review, which highlights the important contribution and role of Fishery Boards and Fishery Trusts in the management of Scotland’s freshwater fisheries It Provides an opportunity to present the positive contributions that District Salmon Fis
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  • 15/03/2017 - Predator Control, Vicarious Liability and Rodenticide Courses
    The Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust - March dates for Scottish training courses  The Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust in Scotland has announced the dates for a number of important courses on predator control, vicarious liability and rodenticide training. Crow control and vicarious liability Relevant to lando
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  • 10/01/2017 - Winter Seminar Programme 2017
    Thriving and Surviving is the theme of the Winter Seminar series presented by Bell Ingram, Gillespie MacAndrew and the Laurence Gould Partnership.  Seminars on 5 dates as follows: 11th January - Lauder 18th January - Perth 25th january - Ayr 1st february - Inverurie 7th February - Inverness FREE to at
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  • 03/11/2016 - Imbewu Scotland - Private Viewing at Lyon & Turnbull
      On Thursday 3rd November, the Wilderness Foundation UK are hosting a private viewing at Lyon & Turnbull, 33 Broughton Place, Edinburgh, with exclusive access to the fair and exhibition and a guided tour and demonstration by silversmith Hazel Thorn who draws her inspiration form the Scottish Highlands.   The e
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  • 27/10/2016 - Rural Communities - Next Steps for Growth
    Scottish Land & Estates attended a Holyrood Magazine event looking at the key issues and next steps for encouraging growth in rural communities across Scotland. Topics included, fostering empowerment and resilience, land reform and broadband & connectivity infrastructure. One key point raised was that private businesses are a
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  • 15/09/2016 - District Heat users advised on how to avoid falling foul of new laws
      Biomass specialist, re:heat, has joined forces with leading Scottish law firm Harper Macleod LLP and Scottish Land & Estates, who represent Scottish landowners and rural businesses, to host a series of technical seminars across the country to advise operators and owners of biomass district heating schemes on the govern
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  • 02/08/2016 - Scottish Rural Parliament Opens for Registrations
    The Scottish Rural Parliament will bring together 400 people to discuss the issues of greatest importance to rural communities in Scotland. The event will be held in Brechin, Angus from 6 to 8 October and is free for most people to attend. The event starts with visits to local projects on the Thursday morning, an
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  • 07/04/2016 - Holyrood Elections 2016 - National Rural Hustings
      Ahead of the Scottish Parliament elections in May this year, it is with great pleasure that we invite you to join us at a cross-party rural hustings event on Thursday 7th April to focus on the issues critical to rural Scotland.   The hustings will feature a panel of representatives from the Scottish Conservati
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  • 06/04/2016 - Land Reform Bill – Regional Briefings for Members
      Scottish Land & Estates, in partnership with Brodies LLP, is holding a series of briefing events for members on the Land Reform Bill as passed. These events will take place as follows:   25 April: Raehills, St Anns, Lockerbie, DG11 1HL – Tea/coffee and biscuits from 2pm.  Meeting from 2.30pm - 4.30pm.
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  • 17/07/2015 - Preserving our assets
    Edinburgh University will be holding a peatlands workshop in Thurso on 17th July 2015.   Peatlands are one of Scotland’s most important natural assets. They store carbon, provide us with clean drinking water, help to regulate floods, support our wildlife and are part of our heritage.   In 2013 the Scottish
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  • 19/11/2014 - Rural Enterprise Demonstration Day Retail Businesses - Making the Counter Productive
    Venue: Brechin Castle Centre, Haughmuir, Brechin, Angus DD9 6RL   Date: Wednesday 19 November, 2014   Time: 10.00  to 14.45   Cost:  £15   The retail businesses day at Brechin Castle Centre will explore a range of retail enterprises including farm shops, online retail and the tourism t
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  • 29/10/2014 - Event Management - Hosting & Mosting
    Event Management – Hosting & Mosting   Date: Wednesday 29 October 2014   Time: 10am to 3pm   Venue: Kincardine O'Neil, Aboyne, Aberdeenshire AB34 5AE   Cost:    £15   The events management day at Kincardine Castle will outline all aspects of running a venue – setup requirem
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  • 22/10/2014 - Fisheries Management – Bordering on Excellence
      Venue: Tillmouth Park Country House Hotel (Cornhill-on-Tweed TD12 4UU) Date:Wednesday 22 October 2014 Time: 10.00 - 15.30   Sponsored by Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP (Formally Tods Murray) this demonstration day is a must attend event with a packed agenda, not only is the Tweed world
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  • 03/10/2014 - Autumn Season of Demonstration Days
    Our autumn season of demonstration days has been finalised.  We have 4 demonstrations planned revisiting some popular topics.    Please see flyer below...
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  • 17/09/2014 - 3 October 2014 : Tricks of the Trade - Marketing and Social Media Demo Day
    Friday 3 October, Scone Palace, Perth Marketing and social media are essential subjects for all businesses; the line up of first class speakers in a wonderful venue makes this a must for all those looking for help in maxmising the effectiveness of marketing activity. Topics to be covered include:  Print advertis
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  • 23/05/2014 - Spring Conference presentations
    Thank you to all members who attended the 2014 Spring Conference. Attached below are the full PowerPoint presentations from the Conference, and the full videos of each speaker with their slides can be viewed at www.scottishlandandestates.co.uk/springconference The presentations cover the Economic Contribution Study, t
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  • 05/03/2014 - Feed-in Tariff (FiT) Roadshows
    Changes in the Feed-in Tariff from the start of April are leading to uncertainties fro those looking to control their energy costs in the future by generating their own energy from wind and solar PV solutions.  These changes, coupled with tight development timescales imposed by Government, a bewildering array of funding issu
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  • 05/02/2014 - Spring Conference 2014 sponsored by Barclays
    Full House for the Spring Conference! The Assembly Rooms on Edinburgh’s George Street played host to the Scottish Land & Estates Spring Conference on Wednesday, with the event fully booked out and proving highly successful. The keynote address was given by Cabinet Secretary for Finance, John Swinney, who referred to the
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  • 29/08/2012 - Scottish Land & Estates - Events Newsletter
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  • 11/07/2012 - Scottish Land & Estates Events Newsletter - 10 July 2012
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  • 15/06/2012 - Scottish Land & Estates Events News
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  • 07/06/2012 - Scottish Land & Estates Events Newsletter - 6 June 2012
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  • 15/05/2012 - 15 May 2012 - Country Sports Tourism at Finzean, Adding to the Bag
    Country Sports Tourism at Finzean, Adding to the Bag Royal Deeside, Aberdeenshire Tuesday 15 May 2012 Set amongst the beautiful scenery of Royal Deeside, this event sponsored by Bell Ingram, will look at Customer Care within the tourism sector, providing useful information on what additional and unique services may be apt for
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