With lockdown limits easing, it’s time to acquire gain of some new sights springing up across Scotland’s 7 cities…

A new Picnic Path has introduced in Stirling which aims to encourage persons to fill their hampers with treats from neighborhood organizations. Forth Valley Meals and Drink established up the trail following receiving funding from Scotland Loves Neighborhood. The route map pinpoints the region’s many neighborhood foodstuff and drink corporations, picnic areas and cost-free out of doors points of interest.

The Old City Jail, a well known Stirling attraction, has reopened with a sizeable transformation. The addition of the Jail Split Escape Space in the Governor’s Business makes it even more challenging for people to leave. And a new self-guided audio tour permits people to take pleasure in an interactive, but socially-distanced, visit featuring an entertaining and educational sequence of new tales about the City’s gruesome earlier and existence in the first jail.
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Avenue Stories is a new job underway in Stirling in which empty outlets have been turned into animated functions of artwork. The Avenue Tales initiative capabilities a vary of animated artworks on eight store windows, together with the previous BHS and Argos outlets, in a move aimed at revitalising the city’s shopping district. Every single piece of artwork is brought to lifetime through interactive Augmented Truth (AR) and kinds aspect of a path telling the stories of Stirling’s people, heritage and history.



City Contemporary Art is a new Gallery found on Charlotte Road by the River Tay in the Honest Town. The new Perth gallery showcases contemporary British Good Artwork from founded artists as very well as those starting up out. Gallery Director, Tom Barron, who has around 25 a long time of encounter as an interior layout expert, believes it’s essential to strike a excellent stability of picking and presenting lovely artwork, and ensuring prospects are the right way, honestly and sensitively recommended.
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The Perth Playhouse is not only again open but has lately gone through a refurbishment, with Display 3 getting the initially to reward from the complete revamp. The enhancements involve seat updates as well as sound and screen enhancements. Cathy Moran, Basic Manager feedback: “It is a a lot-improved cinematic expertise with higher excellent seem, photo excellent and far more leg room.”
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Unalome has been just one of Glasgow’s most predicted openings considering that information of its start was announced late previous yr. The cafe, which occupies the Kelvingrove website previously property to The Sisters, is the to start with solo undertaking of award-profitable chef Graeme Cheevers, with doorways set to open on June 2. You will have to be swift though– reservations are filling up speedy.



Grill and Chill is hoping to make the most of the continuing level of popularity of American-design cuisine, with its selection of gourmand burgers, sizzling canines, loaded fries and indulgent desserts. A family-operate enterprise, it opened on Shettleston Street at the starting of May and is now proving popular… however admittedly not with those people on a wellbeing kick.


Juicy United kingdom, the country’s first raw juice and açaí bar, not long ago opened on Byres Rd in Glasgow. Inside of the well being-mindful store, you can choose up personalized-made açaí bowls, refreshing cold pressed juices, protein packed lunch bowls, plant fuelled comfort foodstuff and superfood bowls.
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The Duke’s Umbrella is a new gastropub not long ago opened in Glasgow’s city centre on Argyle Street. Comforting and wholesome food stuff is on the menu like Sunday roasts, brunches, and fish and chips. The restaurant is open seven times a 7 days, from 10am, serving brunch, lunch, evening meal, and an array of wine, beer, cocktails (the signature Duke’s Martini is a genuine showstopper), and fine ales.




Eden Court Theatre Advanced reopened its cinemas and café bar on May well 26, with ideas now in comprehensive swing for the out of doors summer months festival ‘Under Canvas’. Functioning from 1 July – 30 September 2021, Underneath Canvas will include reside tunes and DJ sets on Eden Court’s picturesque garden by the banking companies of the River Ness. In July, they also restart reside performances on the primary stage in the Empire Theatre, beginning with Donmar Warehouse’s socially-distanced immersive sound installation of Blindess (5th – 10th July).

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Inverness Airport is, somewhat unusually, the web site of a brand-new art exhibition. Graduates from the College of the Highlands and Islands will be supplied the option to showcase their artwork at the airport, while welcoming site visitors to the area in style. The start of Highland Creatives is in anticipation of an raise in nationwide journey, with each and every piece of artwork out there to invest in directly from the creators.

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Capers in Cannich is just one of Scotland’s 1st reside music festivals to operate in 2021. Following a torrid calendar year for festivals and touring musicians, this luxurious glamping festival in Cannich (west of Drumnadrochit) will provide Scottish bands a prospect to play are living at the time all over again. Tickets contain 3 evenings lodging in a pre-created bell tent as well as a full weekend of live music, functioning throughout numerous dates in the summertime.

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Lovett’s Barbers, lately opened on St Andrew Road, is the best place to form out your lockdown locks. This elegant barbershop began lifestyle in Dundee in 2013, with their famously calm ecosystem proving a strike with customers. Most effective of all, Lovett’s features free of charge craft beer with each individual haircut– will need we say extra?

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Mande Tacqueria is an interesting new undertaking from former MasterChef contestant Euan Walker. Offering 3 forms of gourmand taco (pork, cod and a vegan ‘banana blossom’ flavour), as well as a decision of two Mexican-inspired side dishes, Mande Tacos have been regularly marketing out since launching last month. The foods is accessible for collection only, with orders placed in progress for choose-up.


Rosemount Current market is the perfect browsing vacation spot for environmentally mindful consumers. Considering that opening in mid-Might on Rosemount Place, it has been providing a broad range of refillable wholefoods, as nicely as refreshing seasonal vegetables, sustainability-focused homewares, fresh new and dried bouquets and artisan bread.


Nuart Aberdeen, the city’s well-liked road art festival, will be building a welcome return this thirty day period after being postponed in 2020. Keep an eye out for individual street art productions, which will acquire shape on the city’s walls in excess of the summer season, created to assistance bring in locals and readers alike as Aberdeen recovers from a challenging year of lockdown.




The Heron, established to open in the Shore in Leith in July, will be a need to-go to for any foodies really worth their salt. Cooks Tomás Gormley and Sam Yorke created the selection to open up a permanent restaurant after their connoisseur pop-up food supply undertaking ‘Bad Seeds’ proved to be a strike all through lockdown, with The Heron occupying the former website of The Raj restaurant on Henderson Road.


St James Quarter is set to disprove any person who heralds the death of the large avenue. This billion-pound advancement, 5 years in the producing, will formally open up its doorways on June 24: with 85 stores, 30 restaurants, two lodges, a cinema and apartments all showcasing inside the advancement. Quite a few retail retailers will be generating their Scottish debut within the St James procuring mall, including Peloton, Bershka, & other tales, Stradivarius and Bonnie & Wild.



Pizza Geeks only opened its to start with shop in Haymarket in 2018, but it has now additional a second department in Leith and now a new, long term kitchen area residency on the roof of the Waverly Mall. They will supply their exclusive manufacturer of pizzas, dough balls and desserts together with cocktails from collaborator Cask Smugglers: as well as some of the city’s most effective sights.

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Civerinos has come to be the hottest brand name to start an outlet in the ever more-fashionable suburb of Portobello. Promenade Slice, Civerinos’ fifth opening in Edinburgh, is located on the promenade itself and gives all the things from morning smoothies and breakfast by means of to late evening pizza and margaritas.



The V&A Dundee’s new exhibition ‘Night Fever: Coming up with Club Culture’ explores the connection in between club culture and style stretching from the 60s to the current day. From Studio 54 to the Haçienda, the immersive exhibition reveals the progressive and subversive history of nightclub design and style, and its far-achieving impact on well-liked culture. Tickets cost £6-£12.


A A great deal Ado About Absolutely nothing theatre overall performance will be on at The University of Dundee Botanic Gardens on 11 July at 6.30pm. Enjoy Shakespeare’s beloved comedy in the open up-air this summer time. Attendees are reminded to provide their very own seating/ rug, heat clothes and sustain social distancing during the occasion. Tickets get started from £10.

Scotland’s largest Cancer Investigation United kingdom shop has officially opened in Dundee. The superstore is situated at the previous Brantano shoe shop in Gallagher Retail Park. It will be selling every little thing from clothing, household furniture, gifts, electrical objects, and house items, with all revenue going to Most cancers Investigate.