The Independent Glenlivet and Inveravon News Group

Welcome to THISTLEdown

Your local independent newspaper for Glenlivet and Inveravon published every March, June, September and December.

THISTLEdown covers a very large area including Marypark, Cragganmore, The Braes of Glenlivet, Ballindalloch and Glennrinnes and Tomintoul.

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Download the THISTLEdown taster .pdf here

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Due to the adverse weather conditions our March 2018 THISTLEdown is still stuck with the couriers in Aberdeen. Hoping it will be delivered to us by early next week.

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  • Have you a property or item to sell?
  • Are you looking for property to rent?
  • Do you have an interesting photograph?

We are always pleased to receive articles, poems, photos, or fund-raising news etc.

THISTLEdown is published by The Independent Glenlivet & Inveravon Newsgroup. Views and comments expressed in letters and articles are not necessariy the views of the group, who reserve the right to refuse to publish and also to edit letters and articles received. 

For a very reasonable fee you can receive THISTLEdown by post, locally or overseas.
Contact us with your details or query here

THISTLEdown is available from a wide range of outlets stretching from Tomintoul to Aberlour.

  • Tomnavoulin Post Office
  • Glenlivet Medical Practice
  • Glenlivet Post Office
  • Discovery Centre,Tomintoul (when it opens)
  • Tomintoul Village Store
  • Highland Market, Tomintoul
  • Spindrift,Tomintoul
  • Ballindalloch Shop
  • Marypark Post Office
  • G. McIntosh, Butcher, Dufftown
  • Cost Cutter, Dufftown
  • Aberlour Veterinary Centre
  • Cattanach Newsagent, Aberlour

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