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Banff Needs You! WANTED! Local Heroes To Join The Festival Team!

We’re on kind of a mission! We have a number of vacancies and are hoping that you can join us to help make the Local Hero Festival a massive success for Banff and the surrounding area! Visitor Centre / Exhibition Manager(s)Two Positions covering 60 hours week30 hours each position4 week contract. May 2023 Running the […]

Why I Love The Local Hero Movie By Rachel Kennedy

Why I Love The Local Hero Movie...

Rachel Kennedy is the proprietor of Ivy’s Emporium in Banff I am a big film fan and Local Hero is one of my favourite movies. I first saw Local Hero, together with Gregory’s Girl, as a teenager back in the 1980s and they have played an important part in my life. Local Hero is actually […]

Vote Now! The Local Hero’s Classic Scottish Movies Poll

Scottish Classic Movies Local Hero Festival

Which classic Scottish Movies Would You LIKE To SEE? It’s up to you!! Pick a movie from our list below and VOTE! We’ll be checking the poll daily and will update the Local Hero Festival Screening timetable accordingly! May is going to be a month of movies and Banff is going to be the only […]

Grampian Online – Banff’s Local Hero Festival Will Celebrate Community Spirit

Grampian Online Local Hero Festival

Grampian Online – Article Published Friday 31st March ’23. Superb article on Grampian Online written by Kyle Ritchie today. His headline reads “Banff’s Local Hero 40th anniversary festival will celebrate community spirit” and then goes on to state “ Residents of Banff are planning a Local Hero festival to celebrate the classic Scottish movie’s 40th […]