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Loch Earn Tourism Information (LETi) Press and Media

For information, photographs and to interview members of the Loch Earn Tourism Information group on related tourism subjects, contact:

Kim Proven 

  • LETi CHAIR + Digital Marketing and PR
  • Tel: 07917 416 497
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LETi small business members live and work in the naturally beautiful villages of Balquhidder, Strathyre, Lochearnhead and St Fillans in the Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park of Scotland. 

The villages surround Loch Earn, Loch Lubnaig, Loch Voil, Loch Doine and The River Earn. Towering mountains and Munro's; Ben Ledi, Ben Shean, Stuc A Chroin, Ben Vorlich and the Braes of Balquhidder create a magnificent backdrop punctuated by ancient and new forests and an abundance of wildlife. 

Working together LETi members can cater for a range of visitor needs offering a choice of tourist services. 

The four season holiday and short break destination provides a selection of accommodation from campsites, b&b,  self catering and guest houses to a luxury boutique hotel.

LETi members are able to comment on a range of subjects including; accommodation,  locally sourced food and drink, wildlife and nature watching, The Rob Roy Way, fishing and fishing boat hire,  interior furnishings using Scottish textiles, cottage industry crafts and silver hallmarked jewellery, history and folklore,  genealogy, local events,  jeep safaris, The BLS Highland Games, national cycle route 7, The Lochearn Shears, St Fillans Golf Club, water sports and events, local transport,  the railways,  private hire tours, deer stalking,  National Cycle Route 7, The Stuc A Chroin Hill Race,  Sea plane flying instruction,  The 5 Lochs Project, The BLS Villagers Newspaper and more.

LETi in the news and media 

  1. Apply for community arts funding photo of Drover's Bho - communitycouncils.scot July 2017
  2. Get On Your Bike and Apply For Funding to Improve Cycle Routes thirdforcenews.org.uk 26 July 2017
  3. The Wonders of Stirling, BLiSS trail -page 11, Visit Scotland ebooks 2017
  4. AC/DC's Angus Young visiting Loch Earn? Pull the udder one Perthshire Courier July 2017
  5. Drover's Bho Sculpture unveiled on BLiSS trail- Rurual Network Scot News July 2017 -
  6. Drover's Bho sculpture unveiled on BLiSS art trail -PRlog July 6th 2017
  7. Sculpture in Strathyre celebrates Scotland's Year of History Heritage and Archaeology by Ashleigh Burns www.stirlingnews.co.uk June 2017
  8. Drover's Bho sculpture unveiled on NCN 7 in Strathyre Sustrans June 2017
  9. Award-winning BLiSS art trail secures signing funding support, Friends LL&TNP April 2017 
  10. Un peu de petanque a pedal + prosecco picnic Strathyre Matildas Musings April 2017
  11. Time Out in The Trossachs - It's BLiSS out there by Vivien Martin February 2017
  12. BLiSSful Strathyre's Savoir Faire Soujourn by Matilda The Tandem February 2017
  13. Metal Guru "Collaboration with BLiSStrail - TC Magine- Toun Cryer- Feb 2017
  14. BLiSS art trail teamwork wins Regional Scottish Thistle Award BLS Villagers Newspaper January 2017
  15. Scotlands For All blogs about BLiSS sculpture trail - January 2017
  16. Matildas-musings-blissful-balquhidders-brilliant-bravura on www.perthcity.co.uk December 2016
  17. Matildas Musings BLiSS trail story - You Tube December 2016
  18. BLiSSful Balquhidder's Brilliant Bravura by Matilda Tandem(Aka Colin Colder 11 Dec 2016
  19. Success By Design by Fishers Laundry Group Dec 2016
  20. BLiSS Trail Art Teamwork Wins Regional Scottish Thistle Award PRlog.org 24 Nov 2016
  21. BLiSStrail wins regional award for Working Together For Tourism, at Scottish Thistle Awards Nov 16th
  22. The BLiSStrail - art in The Trossachs 12th November 2016
  23. Art trails of the world #BLiSStrail My Guided Tours @Arttrails on Twitter November 2016
  24. Matilda's #BLiSStrail musings Loch Earn "BLiSSful (but Baltic) Loch Earn Loop" Colin Calder Oct '16
  25. Loch Earn has Ripple Effect on Loch Venacher  Talk Magazine (STEP) October 2016
  26. BLiSS artist's trail leads villagers to Ripple Retreat building The Villagers Sept 2016
  27. Artists Tr
  28.  fundingail Boosts Charity and Business ScottBuzz ,September 2018
  29. BLiSS art tourism Loch Earn has Ripple Effect on Loch Venacher September 2016
  30. Airlie House Ice Cream parlour feature quoting LETi Chair -The Scots Magazine August 2016
  31. Samantha Grant Visit Scotland Ambassador blog on The BLiSS trail August 2016
  32. BLiSS trail summary by artist Kev Paxton  -August 2016
  33. Travel Guide to Uk National Parks. Celebrating #NationalParksWeek - www.independent.co.uk (July 2016
  34. Village Trail Thats Simply BLISS To Follow by Daily Mail, Its Friday Whats On  -June 2016
  35. Wee White Dug on the BLiSS trail June 2016
  36. BLiSSful Monday by Rambling Scotland June 2016
  37. BLiSS trail fish out of water by Rambling Scotland June 2016
  38. BLiSStrail on Twitter June 2016
  39. Innovative Ideas page 15, Vision Scotland,  Summer 2016 -June
  40. Tourism Needs Help In Taxing Times by Bill Jamieson -Scotsman June 2016
  41. BLiSS art trail - Lynne Shroder on Location
  42. New Trails and Attractions Visit Scotland News -May 2016
  43. Explore the BLiSS trail Travel Blog by Love From Scotland Twitter @_smidge
  44. New Arts Trail Linking National Park Locations Will Be BLiSS for visitors The Villagers May '16
  45. New arts trail is set amidst the breathtaking landscapes of Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park The Press www.yorkpress.co.uk May 2016
  46. New arts trail is set amidst the breathtaking landscapes of Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park www.stirlingnews.co.uk May 2016
  47. BLiSS Art trail, a fantastic addition to ,.Strathearn.. Roseanna Cunningham, May 2016
  48. BLiSS trail in Perth whats on arts culture magazine - I-On Magazine, 2016
  49. BLiSS sculpture trail in the National Park by The Scots Magazine May 2016
  50. Art for the park tourism boost for Loch Earn ScottBuzz May 2016
  51. Tourism and visitor attractions in and around Stirling Stirling Council Services Directory May 2016 
  52. BLiSS trail art as featured on STV news at six Briar Cottages Blog May 2016
  53. BLiSS trail artists -lovelochlomond media library April 2016
  54. Announcing The BLiSS trail - The Villagers News, April 2016
  55. BLiSS arts trail launched at Loch Lomond & The Trosachs National Park  Helensburgh Advertiser 2016
  56. BLiSS Arts trail launched at National Park - Greenock Telegraph.co.uk April 2016
  57. Tourism Boost: High Hopes for Perthshire Art Trail Perthsire Courier May 2016
  58. Arts trail gives visitors a new way to enjoy Perthshire’s natural beauty Courier Perth + Kinross April 2016
  59. New art trail set to launch..  features Loch Earn's popular landmark Newsunited.com April 
  60. BLiSS arts trail launched in the National Park by Dumbarton Reporter -April 2016
  61. New Arts Trail to bring Extra Tourism to rural Forth Valley, by Central FM  - April 2016
  62. BLiSS trail art installations by Lovelochlomond Tourism Destination group -  April 2016 
  63. BLiSS art trail Shrowtime by Lynne Shroder April 2016
  64. BLiSS trail launch by STV news cameraman https://www.facebook.com/stvnews/videos/10154083767443670/ -April 2016
  65. BLiSS trail on STV News at Six http://player.stv.tv/episode/39mw/stv-news-glasgow/wed-27-apr-6-00-pm/ (23 mins in)
  66. New art trail is set to launch and features Loch Earn's popular landmark by Strathearn Herald /Daily Record April 2016
  67. New art trail is set to launch and features Loch Earn's popular landmark Newsoneplace.com April 2016
  68. BliSS trail article in Stirling Observer page 4, April 2016
  69. BLiSS trail ornamental features, Lochearntourism on  issuu.com
  70. New Arts Trail St Fillans Village Association
  71. The BLiSS trail a new attractipn for 2016 Cooper Cottages Blog 2016
  72. BLiSS trail http://scot-buzz.co.uk/look-out-for-bill-the-bull-by-loch-earn/ by Bill Jamieson, March 2016
  73. LETi Chair Kim Proven, tourism industry speaker at Clackmannan business event
  74. event http://www.alloaadvertiser.com/news/14283305.Tourism_event_for_Clackmannanshire_businesses/ February 2016
  75. BLiSS trail art and architechtural installions Google Map Google March 2016
  76. LETi Aug recipe Angels Nectar Ice Cream + Reluctant Cook Book in Schotland Digizine Page 23
  77. LETi Chair response in The National to "The Great Outdoors Is For Us All....." by Lesley Riddoch
  78. PRlog - LETi  A Symbol Of Four Season Tourism Experience by Kim Proven July 2015
  79. Tourism Intelligence Scotland - Recipe Calendar for Year of Food and Drink Scotland 2015 June 2015
  80. Herald Scotland: Plans to cut camping (Quotes:LETi chair Kim Proven) by Jody Harrison April 2015
  81. The Scots Magazine 20th Anniversary For Loch Earn Tourism Initiative by Garry Fraser (13 Nov 2014)
  82. Scott Buzz A Yearn For Loch Earn byBill Jamieson (November 2014)
  83. PrLog.org Celebrating 20 Years Of LETi Tourism Collaboration by Kim Proven (November 2014)
  84. Scott-Buzz Loch Earn Tourism Initiative Collaborators Leaflet by Bill Jamieson (6th May 2014)
  85. PRlog.org: Northern Irish Tourism Looks To Loch Earn Tourism Initiative For Best Practice (31 March 2014)
  86. Sunday Herald:  Loch Earn Group Spread Word On Working Together by Colin Donald (30 March 2014)
  87. Tourism Intelligence Scotland:Loch Earn Tourism Initiative Embracing Homecoming 2014 (March '14) 
  88. PRlog.org Time Saving Holiday Accommodation Button A Loch Earn Tourism Initiative (24 February 2014)   
  89. Scott Buzz A Rural Renaissance Ahead For Scotland by Bill Jamieson (September 2013)
  90. Canopy and Stars Blog A wild Ride with Hidden Glen Safaris Balquhidder (September 2013)
  91. Scotsman :   Balquhidder, Strathyre and Lochearnhead Highland Games  by Bill Jamieson (July 2013)
  92. Think Scotland The Tosses Throttling Our Highland Games  by Bill Jamieson (June 2013)
  93. Sunday Herald Wildlife key to Rural Renaissance  by Colin Donald  (27 April 2013)
  94. Wild Scotland Where to Watch Wildlife - LETi's Big 5 iconic wildlife creatures  (Feb 2013)
  95. Countryfile Magazine Five Days To The Weekend about Lochearnhead with link to www.robroycountry.com
  96. The Stirling Observer Wildlife author helps promote Loch Earn initiative  (Dec 2012)
  97. Travel Daily News   Loch Earn Tourism Initiative Strengthens Marketing Team  (Oct 2012)
  98. Pressbox Loch Earn Tourism Initiative Rekindles Love of Romantic Scotland  (Oct 2012)
  99. The Scots Magazine  Plane Sailing Water Sports On Loch Earn   by Garry Fraser (Sept 2012)
  100. Free Press Release   Loch Earn Tourism Initiative to Guarantee Villagers Lives Forever   (Aug 2011)
  101. TIS Ear To The Ground Industry insights Loch Earn Tourism Initiative  (June 2011, page 3)
  102. Stirling Eye Loch Earn Tourism Initiative Grant Award  (Spring 2011 page 15)
  103. FPR Ambassadors of Tourism  (2009)
  104. FPR Spectacular Events Staged Around Loch Earn In The Heart Of Rob Roy Country  (2009)

Rob Roy Country

Hotels and Inns, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfast, Self-Catering, Camping and Campsites in Perthshire
& The Trossachs 

(Balquhidder, Lochearnhead, St Fillans & Strathyre)