Tag: peat

Whisky giant’s peat bog pledge on Islay

The maker of Laphroaig and Bowmore Scotch whiskies has moved to help restore precious peatland and water resources to ensure drinks production is sustainable in Scotland

Peat & Diesel documentary wins Big Apple film award

Produced by MacTV, the programme follows the Stornoway band as they gain momentum and fame ahead of the launch of their second album and a landmark gig at the legendary Glasgow venue, the Barrowland Ballroom.

Climate fears over Cow Hill peat plan

Fort William’s housing shortage is acute, but so is the need to preserve peat in the face of the climate emergency and that must be taken into account when it comes to over 300 new homes proposed for the slopes of Cow Hill in the town’s  Upper Achintore area.