Events

Billy Kay leads us, Knee Deep in Claret

2017-04-07T17:58:26+00:00

On Saturday 18th March 2017, Swanston Brasserie was privileged to host a wine-tasting dinner, with guest speaker, Presenter and Broadcaster, Billy Kay.  A highly entertaining speaker and one of Scotland's most prominent Social Historians, Billy Kay led our guests through a medley of outstanding wines, port and whisky, transfixing his audience [...]

Lothianburn Adventure Centre

2016-12-05T10:55:13+00:00

Swanston Farm is planning a new mountain bike & adventure centre on the former Lothianburn Golf Course.  Following the closure of Lothianburn Golf Club in December 2013, the site reverted to farming by Swanston Farm, who have owned the land since the 1970’s. The site is perfect for easily accessible [...]

Pentland Push

2017-05-19T09:53:13+00:00

Swanston Farm provided the venue for The Push in 2015, one of Scotland’s most fantastic charity challenges in aid of St Columba’s Hospice.  The Push Gold route is one of the toughest challenge events in Scotland, featuring 2400m of height gain over its 26.2 miles, this cross-country challenge event features [...]

The Redbull Foxhunt

2016-07-12T17:16:09+00:00

The Pentland Hills within the diverse landscape of Swanston Farm were the playground of the 2015 Red Bull Foxhunt with Jeep for the second year running.  This women-only mountain-biking race saw over 100 competitors (the ‘hounds’) tackle the epic downhill terrain from the peak of Caerketton Hill, to the finish [...]