In memory of Aileen Taggart

It is with great sadness that we come to terms with the death of our dear friend and colleague Aileen Taggart, who passed away on 2nd May, after a long and inspiringly brave battle with cancer. Aileen’s funeral will take place at South Lanarkshire Crematorium on Monday, 13th May at 1.15 p.m. As a mark… Read more »

Best rural quality of life in Scotland

Residents of Aberdeenshire have the best quality of life of any rural area in Scotland, according to the latest Bank of Scotland Rural Areas Quality of Life Survey. The ranking means that Aberdeenshire has claimed the top spot for the fourth time since 2006, regaining the position it last held in 2010. The Shetland Islands… Read more »

What to do after a death in Scotland

The Scottish Government has updated a useful leaflet that gives practical advice on what you should do in the event that you find yourself in charge of making arrangements following the death of a friend or relative. The leaflet, ‘What to do after a death in Scotland … practical advice for times of bereavement’, offers… Read more »