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Glen Urquhart Celebrates our 2019 Highlands and Islands Tourism Ambassador!

By |2018-11-14T15:21:09+00:00November 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Drumnadrochit & Glen Urquhart Chamber of Commerce and Tourist Association offers its congratulations to Elizabeth Mackintosh who was named the 2019 Highlands and Islands Tourism Ambassador for the outstanding contribution she has made to tourism in the Highlands. Elizabeth who is the owner of Achmony Holidays, which provides self-catering accommodation at Drumnadrochit, Loch Ness, [...]

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Coming Soon….25th August Glen Urquhart Highland Gathering and Games

By |2018-06-10T15:37:28+00:00June 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|

The village is looking forward to the annual Highland Games and Gathering at Blairbeg Park on the 25th August To find out more visit the website Or Facebook

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Make a date for the 14th April and the first “Market on the Green” !

By |2018-03-22T07:33:07+00:00March 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|

The village is looking forward to supporting the Spring "Markets on the Green". In support of the Glen Urquhart Community Association, these will take place on Saturday 14th April & Saturday 5th May with quality arts & crafts for sale from 10am. Come along and bring a friend!

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Village has a Ball Enjoying St Andrews Day!

By |2018-01-04T13:58:59+00:00January 4th, 2018|Chamber of Commerce news|

November ended on a high with the Chamber of Commerce St Andrews Ball! A great evening with good food, drinks and a fantastic Ceilidh band that kept everyone dancing through the evening. Most important of all a generous contribution from many local businesses which resulted in over £800 being raised for the Glen Urquhart [...]

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Update on Loch Ness Homes Development

By |2017-10-10T12:05:33+00:00October 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|

  Works to support the proposed project for a new roundabout,  affordable housing , retail units and Private Housing Development is now underway. To support the developer in their community liaison activity we include here a link to the Loch Ness Homes website. This provides updates on road works and safety matters relating to [...]

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Drumnadrochit Blooms!

By |2017-08-30T13:14:17+00:00August 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|

"Flower power is a wonderful thing - it comes from the heart, is good for the heart and is enjoyed by all!" The Drumnadrochit Glen Urquhart Chamber of Commerce and Tourist Association is proud to support the work done by Drumnadrochit Flower Forum championed by Pat Vietch and the hard working volunteers that support [...]

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It’s almost…Glenurquhart Highland Games Day !!!

By |2017-08-23T13:37:44+00:00August 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

The Glenurquahart Highland Games takes place this Saturday 26th August at Blairbeg Park Entry forms can be submitted to the Secretary at info@glenurquhart-highland-gathering.co.uk or at the Secretary's tent on the day Expect a fabulous day with special events starting from 10.45 a.m. and continuing throughout the day! Pipe bands at the official opening at 1pm [...]

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“The trains a comin!”

By |2017-06-27T17:36:17+00:00June 27th, 2017|Events|

  Building a railway to link Fort William to Inverness was a long-held dream for Victorian engineers and speculators. But the competing rail companies of the day refused to co-operate and it was never realised. In an ambitious, ground-breaking TV event for Channel 4, a team of model railway enthusiasts, engineers, builders, carpenters and [...]

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