Alvin Duskin, aged 90

Alvin and Sara Duskin

A much-loved member of the family, Alvin Duskin, husband of Sara Urquhart of Craigston died at his home in California aged 90. Alvin was a passionate educator, an entrepreneurial businessman … Read More

Recommended by The Guardian


Craigston has been featured in The Guardian Lifestyle section: House party: 15 extraordinary UK holiday properties for a group vacation We welcome many groups to Craigston for family gatherings, celebrations … Read More

Holiday in Scotland responsibly

Visit Scotland have produced a film that encourages those who live in, and visit, Scotland to make the most of our outdoors, but also to take responsibility for caring for … Read More

North East 250

Map of the North East 250 Route

Did you know there was a world famous route around the North East of Scotland? Well there is and it is known as the North East 250. A journey of … Read More

What’s here in Scotland?

adventure wildlife holiday scotland

Scotland is a country of ancient heritage and vibrant culture, of breathtaking landscapes and unlimited adventures and you are welcome! Stay here at Craigston in our family home, making this … Read More

Craigston Castle Borrowers’ Register

The Library at Craigston Castle

Craigston Castle Borrowers’ Register The loans register from Craigston is to be included in Books and Borrowing: An Analysis of Scottish Borrowers’ Registers, 1750-1850 In the late eighteenth century, the … Read More

Loss of the old bridge

A serious flash flooding event on the 28th of Sept caused a lot of disruption in the area around Craigston with large damages suffered by many people, particularly farmers who … Read More

The Banffshire coast

Banffshire Coast Video

A selection of the coastal villages in this beautiful part of the world in this inspiring video by SB Media Scotland. Enjoy! The Banffshire coast, a selection of the coastal … Read More