The Whitehouse Blog

Highlands and Islands Restaurant of the year 2013

Posted: 22nd August 2013 at 06:16 pm

Just heard we have been short listed for the Highlands and Islands Restaurant of the Year for 2013.  Nerve wracking as we won last year which was fantastic.  I (Jane) went on my own to the awrds as we we so convinced we could not be winers.  What chance of winning two  years in a row? Slim but wonderful to be in the running again.

The Sustainable Restaurant Association

Posted: 27th June 2013 at 06:06 pm

Well we have just been sent a very smart gold sticker with 2 stars on it from the SRA.  We were 1% off the top grade for sustainability (ie 3 stars).  We will work on that.  We did not score so high on the water recycling and conservation matters.  An interesting issue given we such wonderful amounts of rain fall up here is is not really a day to day issue for us but clearly we should make it one.  Jane

Dazzling New Shore Facilites at the Lochaline Pontoons

Posted: 24th May 2013 at 07:01 pm

The Community owned shore facilities for the pontoons opened this week.  We are  all very proud of them and they are well worth a visit. Loos and showers fit for kings and queens!   (and a short walk from the Whitehouse to.