THISTLEdown








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.


Read our latest articles online here:


Download the THISTLEdown taster .pdf here


Community Broadband

Mother's Day Messages

Short Story Competition - £50 prize!

Loneliest Graveyard in the N.East

We support One Brick at aTime

The next THISTLEdown will be published on Saturday 7th June 2014. Deadline is May 4th.

  • Are you planning any events?
  • Are you a budding writer or artist?
  • 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 also available from a wide range of outlets stretching from Tomintoul to Aberlour:

CostCutter,Dufftown
Glenlivet Community Surgery
Glenlivet Post Office
Ballindalloch Shop
Marypark Post Office
Mc Candlish Newsagent, Dufftown
Aberlour Veterinary Centre
Cattanach Newagent, Aberlour
Tomintoul Tourist Centre (Summer season)
Tomintoul Post Office and Shop


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