Music and workshops

THE Glenesk Retreat has a busy few weeks ahead with entertainment ranging from workshops for felt making and photography to live music.

The felt making workshop runs from 11 am to 4 pm on August 11, followed by a photography workshop with landscape photographer Donald Ford on August 18. Donald will teach you how to take a top class photograph and a buffet will follow. This workshop runs from 1 pm to 7 pm.

There is a live music session with keen Angus musicians on August 19 from 3 to 6 pm (free entry) and on September 29 there will be live music with Laura Boyd and Ian Duguid.

Laura, a very talented local lass, will be joined again by Ian, a great composer, director and teacher.

The audience can enjoy the musical entertainment whilst relaxing and enjoying some canapes and drink. Tickets are limited, so please book. The evening will run from 7 pm to 11 pm. For more details on ticket prices and how to book email, log on to or phone 01356 648 070.