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Dedicated Participant Page
To help you plan your trip and make your visit to Dundee and Angus as easy as possible, please visit this website where you will find a wealth of information specially tailored to this event, from venue and travel information to booking your accommodation and exclusive offer, please click here.


Dundee is known throughout Scotland as the City of the 3 J’s - Jam, Journalism and Jute.

Jute was the cloth on which its fortune was made.  Keiller and its world famous marmalades covers the jam part.  DC Thomson and its Sunday Post read at one time by almost every Scot and its comics such as the Dandy and the Beano made publishing in Dundee famous.

Chess-wise Dundee has a strong history.  It was the scene in 1867 of one of the first international chess tournament and more recently it had one of only two clubs in Scotland to have its own premises.  Scotland’s first two Grandmasters, Paul Motwani and Colin McNab both come from Dundee.  Dundee organises its own weekend congress.

For the visitor to Dundee the linked pages give only a few suggestions to enhance your stay.

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Explore Dundee and Angus with your Dundee and Angus Leisure Card

We look forward to welcoming you to Dundee and Angus, a delectable cocktail of countryside meets city chic, as the cosmopolitan bright lights of Dundee city are set against the breathtaking backdrop of Angus.

Plan your visit, experience a collection of indulgent offers, and discover an area rich in cultural history. 

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