Golden Greeting Marks Ryder Cup

Several Scottish landmarks will be lit up in gold tonight as the country welcomes the Ryder Cup to Gleneagles.

The Kelpies near Falkirk will be illuminated along with Edinburgh Airport's air traffic control tower to mark Scotland's hosting of the major championship golf event

Glasgow's Hydro venue, where top musical acts will perform at a gala concert this evening, will also shine from the twilight hours.

The European and US golf teams will be presented on stage at the event featuring Midge Ure, Nile Rodgers, Amy MacDonald and the Royal Scottish National Orchestra.

Gordon Dewar, chief executive of Edinburgh Airport, said: "The next few days will be very busy with thousands of golf fans expected to arrive from all over the world. Our gold tower will be an amazing sight to see as they come into land at Edinburgh Airport.''

Recently Played Tracks

To listen live, choose your preferred location:

Go

On TV: Merry Quiz-mas!

7pm - 9pm

Watch heart TV

  • Little Mix Shout Out To My Ex

    20:45

    iTunes

  • Ariana Grande SIDE TO SIDE FT. NICKI MINAJ

    20:42

  • Jonas Blue BY YOUR SIDE FT. RAYE

    20:38

  • The Vamps ALL NIGHT FT. MATOMA

    20:35

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Shopping Our Advertisers

Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart Scotland- East.

Follow Heart on Twitter