At the risk of sounding like a broken record, if your personal licence is due to expire on August 31, 2019, you absolutely must lodge a renewal application with your board in the next two weeks .
I’ll be honest, I didn’t expect vast numbers of personal licence renewals to have been lodged .
An apparent disregard of the views of those in the industry – and the use of the tourist tax as some sort of political bargaining chip – has further riled operators and trade groups
The number of overseas visitors coming to Scotland at an all-time high, a bumper year for whisky tourism, a record season for cruise ships – 2018 wasn’t short on positive tourism tales
Like most years before it, 2018 has brought its fair share of challenges for the trade
In just three weeks’ time, we will celebrate the brightest stars in the Scottish trade
On paper, there’s a lot to like in the first minister’s programme for government .
Just when we thought the personal licence renewal debacle couldn’t get any worse .
FINALLY, the information thousands of personal licence holders have been waiting for is expected to be released in the next couple of weeks.
TOWARDS the end of last week, I made SLTN’s latest regular call to check if there had been any movement on the personal licence renewal training requirements.