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Auchterarder Adventure – Ceri White Studios

Picture of ceramics at Ceri White Studios

The first Auchterarder Adventure today was to Ceri White Studios just outside Dunning.  Ceri works with ceramics and produces an array of items from yarn bowls to tiles.    This year Ceri has added ceramic bottles to complement the range of thrown cactus/succulent planters; from the small and exquisite toRead More …


Auchterarder Adventure – Proggy and Tweed

Picture of cushions from Proggy and Tweed

 Today’s Auchterarder Adventure was in Auchterarder to meet Proggy and Tweed, another of the artists on the Plum Route of the Perthshire Open Studios event. Meet Kim MacGillivray of Proggy and Tweed Designs.  Based in Auchterarder, Kim works in textiles, mainly wool, combining handmade felt with knitted and stitched textilesRead More …


Auchterarder Adventure – Caron Ironside Textiles

Today’s Auchterarder Adventure ended up in Dunning to meet Caron Ironside, one of the artists on the Plum Route of the Perthshire Open Studios event. Meet Caron Ironside of Caron Ironside Textiles.  Based just outside Dunning Caron produces a variety of textile designs which are hand painted and digitally/screen printedRead More …


Auchterarder Adventure – James Urquhart, Ironmongers

Today’s Auchterarder Adventure has been to Urquhart’s on the High Street.  The place of many a visit when things go wrong in the house or when your garden needs a bit of a lift. James Urquhart Ironmongers has been in the High Street of Auchterarder since the early 1900s, withRead More …


Auchterarder Adventure Visits Aberuthven Village Shop

View of inside of Aberuthven Village Shop

The Auchterarder Adventure today is a visit to Aberuthven to check in at The Village Shop.  Only open a few months Claire and Stewart have made big changes already as they fine tune the shop to the requirements of local customers. Today’s adventure started when I realised that I hadRead More …


Auchterarder Adventure – Red Cross Shop

Today’s Auchterarder Adventure was to the Red Cross shop at the top of the High Street.  The shop is well known locally for the skills of the staff and their eye catching window displays.  We thought this would be a good place to start the Auchterarder Adventures as they areRead More …


Auchterarder Business Network Takes Shape

Started in April 2017 as an extension of the Lang Toon Times and Auchterarder.net group, Auchterarder Business Network was set up to help local businesses in the Auchterarder and surrounding areas get to know each other and promote Auchterarder as a great place to do business. As the town continuesRead More …


Poetry Event At Innerpeffray Library

This afternoon Innerpeffray Library hosted an event called “Poetry and Place” with poets Jim Mackintosh and Jon Plunkett.  The event coincided with a chance to see some poetry pillars that form part of the Corbenic Path created by Jon Plunkett. Having never been to a poetry reading or the libraryRead More …


Doggie Porridge in Auchterarder

Cartoon drawing of dog eating doggie porridge

Today started out like any other day, LTT muttering at the computer and drinking tea.  Presuming it was going to be a quiet day I sauntered off to my corner and settled down for a nap. The nap however was sort lived, no sooner had I got myself comfortable thanRead More …


Auchterarder Primary 1s Get Ready For Valentines

P1W from The Community School of Auchterarder were out and about today to collect their Valentines hearts. The class had decorated hearts which have been displayed in the window of Corbie and Cheip for the last couple of weeks.  Today the class headed back to the shop to collect theRead More …


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