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 anniversary. Banff has seen a steady decline of retailers in the past few years, so locals are hoping the festival could help breathe new life into the town centre. Andrew Mellon is a local resident who is organising the festival and a well-known chef most recently known for up-cycling a section of plane into a kitchen. He plans for it to bring the whole community together and attract superfans of Local Hero from around the world.”