We are delighted to announce that the 2019 Gordon Castle Highland Games and Country Fair is supported by the following local businesses.


Highland Fuels is Scotland’s leading independent fuel distributor.  Our head office is based in Inverness where it has been operating since the company was established in 1957.  Servicing both domestic and commercial markets throughout Scotland, we distribute over 260 million litres of fuel annually from our 11 depots, with terminals located at Lerwick, Kirkwall, Stornoway, Ullapool, Inverness, Huntly, Montrose, Grangemouth, Clydebank, Oban and Campbeltown.  With first class customer service and a team of experienced operations staff, we offer fuel solutions to domestic, haulage, construction, agricultural, marine and business customers.  We also operate a network of service stations and supply fuel into filling stations across Scotland. Visit www.highlandfuels.co.uk


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A byword for quality and excellence, Walkers Shortbread Ltd is a rare exception in the food manufacturing industry, being a traditional family business with a global reputation.

Established by Joseph Walker over a hundred years ago in the village of Aberlour in Speyside, , the company is still run by Joseph’s grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren , who maintain the tradition of producing the finest shortbreads, biscuits, cakes and oatcakes to the original recipes. Visit www.walkersshortbread.com

Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI) is a leading global asset manager dedicated to creating long-term value for their clients, and is a brand of the investment businesses of Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life Investments.

With over 1,000 investment professionals ASI manage £505 billion (as at 31 December 2018) of assets worldwide. With clients in 80 countries supported by 50 relationship offices. This ensures ASI are close to their clients and the markets in which they invest. ASI are high-conviction; long-term investors who believe teamwork and collaboration are the key to delivering repeatable, superior investment performance. ASI is the asset management business of Standard Life Aberdeen plc, one of the world’s largest investment companies.

Standard Life Aberdeen plc is headquartered in Scotland. It has around 1.2 million shareholders and is listed on the London Stock Exchange. The Standard Life Aberdeen group was formed by the merger of Standard Life plc and Aberdeen Asset Management PLC on 14 August 2017. www.aberdeenstandard.com

For over 30 years, we have been providing our marquees and support services for many of the best events in the North of Scotland. We want to share our knowledge, experience and commitment to your event and help you deliver something special for your guests, customers or clients. Our highly talented production team are fully qualified to deliver some or all aspects of your event needs and have the administrative support of our office team to respond swiftly and concisely to the changing needs and demands of your event planning. Let us show you how we can help you create the best event possible and ensure all your key event support needs are delivered with professionalism and personality. You can visit the website here. 

Since 1797, the Johnstons of Elgin name has always been synonymous with craft, patience, elegance and luxury.

A byword for innovation and benchmark-setting, over the past 221 years Johnstons of Elgin has defined and redefined the textile manufacturing industry, again and again.

Unrivalled technical expertise as manufacturers creates unique possibilities, which, in turn, open up uncharted avenues for the most masterful creations. The Johnstons of Elgin creative vision drives its brand ambition. A vision grounded in timeless, classic references such as art, history, architecture and nature that are constantly redefined for contemporary culture through design, craft and innovation. Discover Johnstons of Elgin. 


Simmers Contracts Ltd are one of the North East of Scotland’s leading steel fabricators, steel erectors and cladding specialists.  We specialise in the design, fabrication and erection of structural steel and the installation of metal cladding for large industrial and commercial buildings.  We also supply steel and metalwork for a variety of internal and external applications including; stairs, handrails and open mesh flooring.  www.simmerscontracts.co.uk


By bringing together Jelf and Clark Thomson we become both Scotland and the UK’s leading community broker and client advisory business. Specialists in insurance, risk management and employee benefits for businesses and individuals. We have a long-standing, deep knowledge of the industries and communities we serve, offering advice and solutions. If you would like to find out more about the range of products and services, please contact your local office jelf.com/info/local-offices/

Ace Taxis Moray (acetaxismoray.co.uk) is a family-run business – started by my father in 1993 –and has been providing taxi services in the area for over 23 years.  We are proud of the high level of service we provide and believe that our continued repeat business is a testament to our high standards in all areas of the business. Visit Ace Taxis here. 

MJD Systems are a family owned company and have provided the highest levels of IT support to business and domestic clients from Aberdeen to Inverness for over 20 years. Our skilled and Professional IT engineers are multi-disciplined in all aspects of IT support and we pride ourselves in providing a one stop shop for all aspects of IT. Whether you are a large company with an outsourced IT requirement for Managed Services or a Small Business requiring some local reliable support we have the solution for you. We have specialists in Cyber Security and GDPR and can advise you on securing and certifying your network, we also provide very competitive prices for servers, pc’s, laptops, photocopiers, printers, websites, antivirus solutions and IP telephone systems. We are proud to be supporting the Gordon Castle Highland Games again this year.  You can visit the MJD Systems website here or follow us on Facebook #MJDSystemsLtd


McDonald and Munro Ltd is one of Moray’s largest electrical, plumbing and mechanical contractors based in Elgin. The company undertakes all types of domestic, industrial, commercial and agricultural work.

We deliver a fast, friendly and reliable service throughout Scotland and offer clients a 24 hour emergency call out service. As NIC EIC, Select, Gas Safe and Oftec members, the company is recognised and respected for the quality and technical excellence of their work.

You can visit the McDonald and Munro Ltd website.

Harbro Ltd provides innovative high quality livestock solutions, focused on improving animal performance and its customers’ profitability. Privately-owned, the business trades throughout the UK and has developed an increasingly strong export market through its international division. With a manufacturing capacity of 270,000 tonnes from sites based in Scotland, the business produces high quality livestock feeds for beef, sheep, dairy, pig and poultry.

Running alongside its manufacturing prowess, Harbro also offers a convenient and efficient on-farm mobile milling, mixing and processing service, which allows farmers to utilise home-grown materials. With a fleet of 35 vehicles capable of producing both ruminant and mono-gastric diets, the service is fully supported with expert nutritional advice.

In addition, Harbro Ltd also has a network of 19 retail country stores throughout Scotland from the Borders to Shetland supplying both the farming and wider rural community with animal health products, farming supplies, equestrian and pet food and accessories. Discover Harbro. 

Grampian Plumbing Services Ltd is a family owned Plumbing and Heating, Service and Installation company founded in 2002 and based in Rothes. We are Gas Safe registered, Safecontractor approved, Approved Certifier of Construction for the Scottish Government as well as members of Scottish & Northern Ireland Plumbing Employers Federation, The Federation of Small Businesses and Safety Association of Federated Employers. Our work ranges from simple domestic repairs all the way to industrial plumbing and heating installations. Our clients rage from local distilleries, building contractors and a large number of local estates in the North East of Scotland. Learn about Grampian Plumbing. 

Galbraith is a leading independent property consultancy, with expertise across a broad spectrum of property related services. With 230 staff  in offices across the UK including Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Ayr, Blagdon, Castle Douglas, Cupar, Elgin, Galashiels, Hexham, Inverness, Kelso, Penrith, Perth and Stirling offering local knowledge, national expertise and enjoying international reach. At Galbraith we specialise in the sale and letting of quality residential town and country properties. However we offer our clients much more than estate agency services. As chartered surveyors, property consultants and land managers, we understand property inside-out – and how to maximise its value for our clients. Our rural teams specialise in helping clients with estate, farm and forestry assets. We  manage in excess of 1 million acres across Scotland & Northern England. Learn about Galbraith.