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Shieldhill Castle Hotel

Shieldhill Castle Hotel
Biggar, Strathclyde

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Nestled in the beautiful upper Clyde Valley just 40 minutes from Edinburgh and Glasgow this 12th Century grand Scottish mansion offers AA Rosette dining luxurious accommodation free Wi-Fi and parking. … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

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British History Quiz

What important document was signed at Runnymede in 1215?



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This Day in British History

17 January, 1775

Sheridan's The Rivals first peformed

Perhaps the best known work by the most famous playwright of his age was performed at Covent Garden

Monarch Mayhem

This king defeated Henry Hotspur at the Battle of Shrewsbury in 1403



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Lochmaddy (Self catering)
St. Kilda, Lochmaddy

St. Kilda

This detached cottage is in a rural location on North Uist and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Staffin (Self catering)
Cottage at Seadrift, Staffin

Cottage at Seadrift

This delightful detached cottage sits in a superb location in the village of Staffin, sleeping two people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

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