Jim Wands

13th April 2017
Fluffy bunny rabbit

Spring has sprung at Dunnottar Castle

Daffodils are decorating the path to the Castle and we no longer need to wear multiple layers to work – it must be Spring! To celebrate the return of the […]
5th January 2017
Star on stairs at Dunnottar Castle

3 things you may have missed at the Castle

Working at Dunnottar Castle means we are in the unique position of seeing the Castle every day, in all weathers and seasons. This means we often notice little things people […]
13th December 2016
Robin at bird feeder in the snow

Christmas Critters at the Castle

Dunnottar Castle is lucky to be home to many species of birds, but among the best is the UK’s favourite bird – the robin! The robin is, for many, a […]
23rd November 2016
Stained glass image of St Andrew

St Andrew’s Day

A Guide to St Andrew and his Day The Scots are famous for celebrating, and St Andrew’s Day is no exception! St Andrew is the patron saint of Scotland, and […]
2nd September 2016
Pokémon Go players at Dunnottar Castle

Pokémon Go at the castle

Dunnottar Castle has become a hive of Pokémon Go activity recently. We’ve 2 Pokémon gyms and 2 Pokéstops, where players can train and claim. Rare Pokémon have been spotted on […]
8th June 2016
Scotland Castle Wedding

Tying the knot

Your Wedding at Dunnottar Castle, Scotland If you are considering a Scottish castle with a difference for your Wedding, then Dunnottar is the ultimate location for its unique rugged beauty and […]
4th May 2016
Fulmar at Dunnottar Castle

Wildlife at the Castle

I’m not talking about the BBQ’s the staff here have in the summer….although some of those have been a bit on the wild side! I’m on about the birds and […]