Lynda Hamilton Parker is a Scottish PR expert and independent publisher

More than half of Scotland’s shoppers unaware of exploitation in the food chain

Nearly half of shoppers in Scotland are put off buying ethical products because they’re too expensive, new research has revealed. The survey commissioned by the Fairtrade Foundation ahead of Fairtrade Fortnight also found that 13% of consumers don’t buy ethical products because they “don’t trust claims” made about ethically sourced products. The new research has […]


British couples reveal their top 20 aphrodisiac foods for Valentine’s Day

Forget oysters and chocolate covered strawberries this Valentine’s Day. If you’re planning a night of passion with your other half, you’re better off cooking a juicy steak, roast dinner or a hot curry. That’s according to a poll of the nation’s couples, which found that a juicy steak (35%),  roast dinner (22%) and spicy curry […]