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Enchanted Forest Community Trust funds 13 local projects

Enchanted Forest Community Trust funds 13 local projects

23 March 2017

The Enchanted Forest Community Trust, organisers of the award-winning sound and light show in the woods, has awarded a whopping £10,000 to a range of worthy projects in Highland Perthshire. This is the fourth year that such a fund has been available, and the good causes range from a Girl Guide trip to Switzerland, to a Christmas Market in Pitlochry, and the purchase of new Neighbourhood Watch signs. Full list as follows: £1,600 - Highland Mainline Community Partnership. £1,500 - The Atholl Centre. £1,200 - Pitlochry Winter Lighting Project. £1,000 - Soldiers of Killiecrankie. £1,000 - Pi...

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The Enchanted Forest charities receive four figure donations

The Enchanted Forest charities receive four figure donations

08 December 2016

The Enchanted Forest, Perthshire’s multi-award winning sound and light show, presented each of the three 2016 charities with £5,000, following their successful charity evening opening night from this year’s show shimmer. Three charities: Scotland’s Charity Air Ambulance, Kidney Kids Scotland and British Heart Foundation were all selected to benefit from this year’s show through ticket sales for the event’s opening night, which took place on Thursday 29th September. They each received a cheque for £5,000, bringing the total charitable donation from the 2016 show £15,000. Karen Aycan, Trust...

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Enchanted Forest wins Best Culture Event in the UK

Enchanted Forest wins Best Culture Event in the UK

02 December 2016

Scotland's premier sound and light show, The Enchanted Forest, secured its place as one of the U.K.'s top tourism events after winning Best Cultural Event at the U.K. Event Awards. The Pitlochry based show, which recently celebrated its 15th anniversary with a record 70,000 visitors, beat off stiff competition at The Drum awards, including the Magical Lantern Festival London and Diwali Festival of Lights, at Thursday night's ceremony in London. The win, for The Enchanted Forest's 2015 show FLUX, is the latest in a long line of awards for the Perthshire event, which recently swept the boa...

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The Enchanted Forest reveals over 70,000 visitors attend 15th anniversary show

The Enchanted Forest reveals over 70,000 visitors attend 15th anniversary show

02 November 2016

The Enchanted Forest, Perthshire's multi-award winning sound and light show, has confirmed today that just over 70,000 visitors attended this year's 15th anniversary show, which closed on Sunday night, a 13% increase on the previous record-breaking year. The 2016 show, shimmer, marked The Enchanted Forest's 15th year and has been widely hailed by visitors as the best event to date with many visitors taking to social media channels to express their delight at the spectacle. This year's event broke all previous box office records, not only in ticket sales volumes, but also in speed of sale, wi...

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