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  1. NEWS

    05 Oct 2018 10:30

    Rural tourism investment

    Projects to benefit from £3 million funding.

  2. NEWS

    01 Oct 2018 00:01

    Support for new tourist resort

    Funding for south of Scotland development

  3. NEWS

    20 Jul 2018 13:15

    Record year for overseas visitors

    Increase in tourism spending. 

  4. Publication

    02 Jul 2018

    Small Business Survey Scotland: 2017

    Sets out the findings for Scotland of the Small Business Survey 2017.

  5. NEWS

    12 May 2018 00:01

    Promoting Scotland's cultural heritage

    Support for Highlands & Islands natural and cultural assets.

  6. Research publication

    24 Apr 2018

    Tourism in Scotland: the economic contribution of the sector

    A report commissioned by the Tourism Leadership Group setting out economic data and trends on tourism across Scotland.

  7. NEWS

    01 Mar 2018 10:06

    Rural tourism support

    Island projects first to be backed under new £6m fund.

  8. NEWS

    24 Jan 2018 10:30

    New Burns documents

    Records shed light on the Bard’s politics and character.

  9. NEWS

    18 Jan 2018 16:35

    International visitors on the rise

    20% more visitors from Europe choosing to come to Scotland.

  10. NEWS

    04 Jan 2018 00:01

    Bumper year for major events

    European Championships among 2018 highlights.

  11. NEWS

    14 Nov 2017 12:30

    The spirit of St Andrew

    Call to perform an act of kindness.

  12. NEWS

    13 Nov 2017 11:00

    Mountain biking on track

    Support to ensure forest tourism continues to thrive.

  13. NEWS

    13 Nov 2017 00:01

    Scotland's youth take the lead in 2018

    Year of Young People launched.

  14. NEWS

    12 Oct 2017 11:38

    International spend up

    Rise in overseas visitors coming to Scotland.

  15. NEWS

    10 Oct 2017 15:58

    Rural tourism infrastructure fund

    £6m to support popular sites around the country to grow and thrive.

  16. NEWS

    31 Aug 2017 11:42

    Rise in visitor numbers to historic sites

    Historic Environment Scotland properties in Dumfries and Galloway see 41% rise

  17. NEWS

    23 Aug 2017 09:00

    Science funding

    Funding for science festivals and interactive exhibition.

  18. NEWS

    16 Jun 2017 10:58

    The lure of ancient history

    Rise in island visitor numbers.

  19. NEWS

    14 Jun 2017 11:00

    Tickets for 2018 European Championships go on sale

    Champion swimmer Ross Murdoch named as ambassador.

  20. NEWS

    18 May 2017 09:48

    Surge in overseas visitors

    Tourism boost strongly supported by visitors from North America.

  21. NEWS

    08 Apr 2017 00:01

    VisitScotland and TripAdvisor team up to put Scotland on world stage

  22. NEWS

    06 Apr 2017 09:07

    Investing in Scotland's tourism sector

    FM welcomes announcement that Marriott International plans to open seven new hotels in Scotland.

  23. NEWS

    15 Mar 2017 09:30

    Scotland's special themed years unveiled

    Tourism programme extended until 2022.

  24. NEWS

    12 Mar 2017 00:01

    Help for carers

    Rise in inclusive tourism short breaks.

  25. NEWS

    09 Mar 2017 09:30

    Edinburgh icon set for makeover

    Historic concert venue to be renovated.

  26. NEWS

    31 Jan 2017 11:30

    History sparks tourism rise

    International visitors drawn by Scottish heritage.

  27. NEWS

    27 Jan 2017 09:39

    Economic benefit of The Open

    £110 million benefit to Scotland from last year’s event at Royal Troon.

  28. NEWS

    25 Jan 2017 11:35

    European links under threat

    Brexit impedes cultural and tourism opportunities.

  29. NEWS

    19 Jan 2017 09:31

    Tourist spend soars

    Sharp rise in North American visitors.

  30. NEWS

    14 Jan 2017 10:48

    Pupils Scotland-wide to visit Arras

    Battle of Arras and Dr Elsie Inglis confirmed as Scottish commemorations for 2017.

  31. NEWS

    09 Jan 2017 10:24

    £6.6 million for conservation of historic sites

    Report sets out work required to restore and protect iconic buildings and monuments.

  32. NEWS

    03 Jan 2017 00:01

    Enhanced funding for Edinburgh's festivals

    Extra £300k to commemorate 70th anniversary of capital’s founding festivals.

  33. NEWS

    29 Nov 2016 00:01

    Brexit funding threat

    Tourism industry facing “damaging consequences”.

  34. NEWS

    16 Nov 2016 11:34

    Tourism industry body launched

    Aim to grow bed and breakfast sector.

  35. NEWS

    16 Nov 2016 11:15

    Impact of brexit on cruise tourism

    Summit discusses brexit impact on Scotland’s thriving cruise industry.

  36. NEWS

    16 Nov 2016 11:15

    Impact of brexit on cruise tourism

    Summit discusses brexit impact on Scotland’s thriving cruise industry.

  37. Report

    31 Oct 2016

    Equality Impact Assessment (EQIA) - results - Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design

    A full Equality Impact Assessment (EQIA) was undertaken to help boost the celebration of the Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design.