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This month, we’re looking ahead to some exciting new events and developments set to take Scotland by storm in 2024.

In the west, we’ve got Glasgow gearing up for the World Athletics Championships and a dazzling golf package at The Machrie.

In the east, Edinburgh welcomes its annual Science Festival at the end of March, and Perthshire-based Murrayshall Country Estate is set to undergo a monumental makeover.

Read on for all the latest...

Glasgow limbers up to host the athletics

Crowds will be flocking to the city of Glasgow at the beginning of March to see the 19th edition of the World Athletics Indoor Championships.

Held over three days in the Emirates Arena, the event will host many of the world’s top athletes as they compete for prestigious world titles.

Hurdle, sprint or jump to find out more and get your tickets here.


Spark your curiosity at the Edinburgh Science Festival

The Edinburgh Science Festival will run from 30th March to 14th of April this year, with a theme of ‘Shaping the Future’.

Get ready for a range of hands-on activities, talks, performances, tours and trails, with installations and special events taking place in venues across the city.

And while you’re here, why not make the most of your visit with a luxurious hotel stay? Book a room in the Sheraton Grand or onboard Fingal for the perfect conclusion to your day.


Tee off the ultimate west coast golf experience

The Machrie Hotel and Golf Links has partnered with Dundonald Links to bring golfers an epic six-night Scottish west coast golf experience and the opportunity to tee off on four world-class courses.

Aimed at discerning travellers and golfers, this unique experience includes seven rounds across a selection of some of Scotland’s best courses. Enjoy private jet travel, luxurious dining and whisky aplenty.

You’ll play on courses including Prestwick (famously the birthplace of the Open), Western Gailes and The Machrie’s very own award-winning links.

To find out more about this spectacular golfing package, visit The Machrie website.


Murrayshall Country Estate gets the investment green light

Exciting news for Murrayshall Country Estate in Perthshire. The hotel have just received planning permission for their £30 million development master plan.

They’ll be extending the hotel to incorporate 50 more rooms, adding a state-of-the-art spa and leisure facility, a café, glamping units, lodges and an outdoor pursuits area with ziplines, high ropes and clay pigeon shooting.

Stay tuned for more updates!