There is an early summer feel to the Dufftown air once again. The town is gearing up to play its part in next weekends annual Speyside Whisky Festival, the house martins have returned to build their nests in the eves at Milltown of Balvenie. And at The Glenfiddich Distillery, preparations are being made to welcome the first arrivals to the 2014 Artists in Residence programme.
With The Glenfiddich residencies now in their thirteenth year. The next five months will see the distillery play host to artists from 10 different countries. A full exhibition programme is planned from mid July onwards.