Classic Cupar’s Causerie – Bell Baxter School

In support of Classic Cupar, we’re sharing regular Blog updates to showcase images and materials that are forming part of the unique archive. This is their latest …

Cupar to become UK’s first digitally inclusive destination

A new project, the first of its kind in the UK, will see Cupar businesses enhance their reputation by improving the provision of access information. The project will put the town on the map as an accessible destination and is the latest development from OOVIRT, a Dundee-based company that produces virtual experiences with a specific aim to help make venues more inclusive to all.

Mad for it! The story of Maisie & Mac.

Every day we discover a little more about what makes Cupar such a unique destination. In the latest of our business profiles, the owner of Maisie & Mac talks of the inspiration that led her to open what has become one of the town’s best loved shops …

Cyber Security – Help To Make Your Business Safe

We spoke with a few local businesses recently and found almost every single one had been the target of some kind of online scam. Not every one of those was a cyber attack, but every business should be more aware of the threats that are ‘out there’. So we’re delighted to share news that applications are open for the Cyber Essentials Voucher Scheme. This gives companies the chance to apply for a voucher worth up to £1,000 – designed to help to improve their cyber security. CuparNow is working with Scottish Enterprise who are delivering the scheme – to amplify the message for businesses in Cupar …

A cut above …

Cupar is home to so many thriving businesses: folk are surprised to discover that we have 379 on our Blog listings. And we’re delighted to see new businesses starting up who have chosen to invest in the town and its future. One of the latest is Yasper, a new barbershop on Bonnygate. We caught up with the man behind the chair to discover more …

Classic Cupar’s Causerie – Crossgate House

In our support of Classic Cupar, we are sharing regular Blog updates to showcase images and materials that are forming part of the unique archive …

Riding high in Cupar …

What’s an ostler? We don’t mind admitting we had to look it up. In days gone by, when arriving at an inn, the ostler would have been the person to take care of your horse or mule during your stay. We know Ostlers Close Restaurant in Cupar – just off Bonnygate – and have been lucky enough to dine there. In the sculleries of the old Temperance Hotel, it is Number 1 (out of 43) restaurants on TripAdvisor in Cupar. We took time out to catch up with the owners to discover more …

Cupar is Open

One in five of us has some kind of disability. As Scotland’s (and the world’s) first Digital Improvement District, we’re delighted to have been chosen to pilot a new platform that will help to highlight Cupar’s accessibility, to help demonstrate that we’re open for all … to deliver a collaborative project that will showcase Cupar as a world-leading inclusive destination. Here’s how …

Dementia Awareness Week – Get Involved

Dementia Awareness Week runs from 3-9 June this year – and we’re getting involved to help make everyone aware …

Trading Places: Part 3

In our discovery of the town – using shoe-leather to walk and introduce the CuparNow project – we’ve taken time to explore the trading estates on the town’s outskirts. This Blog is the third in our trilogy, visiting those who have made their trading home on Cupar’s Eden Valley Business Park