The Queen has visited Scotland’s iconic Kelpies with the Duke of Edinburgh.
The royal couple arrived at the sculpture by barge after leading a flotilla of boats along a newly-finished section of a waterway
After disembarking the Queen unveiled plaque naming it the Queen Elizabeth II Canal. . The canal goes from the Falkirk Wheel down to the Kelpies and out to the River Forth .
Kelpies creator Andy Scott discussed his work with the Queen during the event on Wednesday morning.
He said: “The Queen was asking me about the history of the project and the relationship with the Clydesdale horses.
“The Duke was particularly interested in the internal structure, the engineering, the fabrication that went on.”
The event could be the royal couple’s last joint engagement before Prince Philip retires from public life.
The canal goes in between the two Kelpies and out to the River Forth .
Visit the Kelpies and the Queen Elizabeth II canal.
Taxi transfers from Edinburgh Airport to the Kelpies take about 25 minutes . Phone 07576-127097 for bookings .
Fixed price taxi fares
Motown legend Gloria Gaynor will headline a concert at the Falkirk Stadium in June with a strong lineup of classic disco bands . The international star, whose hits include I Will Survive and I Am What I Am, will fly in with her ten-piece band for the Footprint Festival 2017. Falkirk is just 30 minutes by taxi from Edinburgh Airport. Phone 07576-127097 for more information and bookings .
Joining her on the bill will be the legendary Village People who, with more than 100 million record sales have probably had the biggest impact on the world disco music scene, scoring worldwide No. 1 hits with the likes of YMCA, Macho Man, In the Navy and Can’t Stop the Music. Also appearing will be the ever-popular Boney M of Rasputin, River of Babylon, Brown Girl in the Ring and Daddy Cool fame, and the one and only Weather Girls – It’s Raining Men.
The live line-up is completed by Odyssey and Trammp with additional performances from Right Said Fred, Fine Young Cannibals and Edwin Starr’s Band fronted by his son Angelo. The concert on Sunday, June 4, runs from noon until 10.30pm. Presented in association with Studio 54 UK, it is the first time some of its most prominent performers have come to the UK for a full day music festival. A spokesperson for organisers These Events, said: “When we started out on this venture we wanted to bring together the best possible collection of recording artist from the disco era to Falkirk. The line-up we have formed has a collective record sales of over £450 Million! “It’s amazing how many people met over this music and this is a chance to see the living legends at the biggest glam party of the year. “That’s why it’s getting so much interest from outside the immediate area as well. We have a few surprises up our sleeve and are determined to give Falkirk another attraction to sit alongside the Falkirk Wheel and the Kelpies.” Presale tickets go on sale at 10am this Wednesday offering the prime seats at standing price of just £45. These are available through promotion to Falkirk friends and family before the general release goes on sale.
Airport taxi transfers Falkirk offer a 24/7 service from Edinburgh and Glasgow Airport to Falkirk.
Find out more about Airport taxi transfers Falkirk on Instagram
Discount airport transfers city to city – save up to 20 %
– your cost effective transfer service from Edinburgh to Glasgow Airport , Stirling , St Andrews and most cities in Scotland. We guarantee you will save up to 20 % on standard airport taxi tariffs .For discounted fares on most transfers please ask for your airport transfers quotes . For more information and a free, no-obligation quote contact us by phone 24 hours on 07576-127097 , Whatsapp +447576127097 or contact us online
Door to door transfers
- Taxis from Edinburgh Airport to Glasgow – from £70 daytime
- Low cost Quotes for Airport Transfers
- Edinburgh Airport to Stirling – from £50
- Taxis from Falkirk to Glasgow Airport – from £50
- Glasgow Airport to Edinburgh city – £90 daytime
Save even more on your quote by booking the return journey at the same time.
For more information and a free, no-obligation quote contact us by phone 24 hours on 07576-127097 or contact us online
Contact us online
Discount airport transfers – freephone 0800-6190575
We offer low cost quotes on most journeys and our fares are below the standard tariff . Phone 07576-127097 for more information, quotes and bookings. Enquiries and bookings – request a fixed price quote or make a booking by phone on our taxi number 07576-127097 . Airport Transfers offers an online booking service for customers. Customers can make a booking 24/7. Bookings will be confirmed by phone . Fixed price transfers from Falkirk to Edinburgh and Glasgow Airport. We use licenced taxi drivers based in Falkirk.
Our city airport transfer service takes you from Edinburgh to Glasgow and central Scotland.
For international enquiries , airport taxi quotes online and bookings , ask for a fixed price taxi quote online or make a booking by phone on our taxi number 01324-883305 .
Read our Edinburgh Airport guide for more information about dropping off and picking up at the airport .
Download the airport transfers app.
Airport transfers on Yell
Door to door taxis to airports – City to city transfers
- Edinburgh Airport to Glasgow
- Glasgow to Edinburgh Airport
- Edinburgh Airport to Stirling
- Edinburgh Airport to Pitlochry
Fares for daytime journeys are on Tariff 1. Transfers after 9pm are on Tariff 2 which is an extra 25%. Edinburgh Airport taxi fixed price quotes are available for transfers to Falkirk, Glasgow and Stirling .
Business customers can make payment in advance by credit card. We offer competitive prices and cheap transfers for customers.
Airport taxi transfers Falkirk
40 Dunvegan Place
Falkirk FK2 0NX
Phone 01324 883305
Fixed price taxi fares