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The Roxburghe Hotel & Golf Course

The Roxburghe Hotel & Golf Course
Kelso, Borders

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Roxburghe Hotel and Golf Course is a beautiful country house hotel offering fantastic food a championship golf course world-class fishing and shooting and the warmest of Scottish welcomes. … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

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British History Quiz

This Celtic saint began his career as a simple shepherd boy. He entred the monastery of Melrose in 651 and in 664 became prior of Lindisfarne



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This Day in British History

16 January, 1707

Act of Union accepted by Scottish Parliament

The act brought England and Scotland together under Queen Anne, with Scotland accepting the Hannoverian succession

Monarch Mayhem

This king's men brought the Stone of Scone to London, where it stayed beneath the coronation chair for almost 7 centuries



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Lochinver (Self catering)
Seafield, Lochinver

Seafield

Situated by Culkein Bay beach with spectacular sea and mountain views, Seafield is a beautifully restored, traditional Highland Croft House dating from the 1880s. Offering peace and tranquillity, Seafield creates …
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Mallaig (Self catering)
Cooinda Cottage, Mallaig

Cooinda Cottage

This detached cottage situated three miles from the fishing village of Mallaig sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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