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Tigh Na Sgiath Country House Hotel

Tigh Na Sgiath Country House Hotel
Grantown-on-Spey, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Set in the heart of the Cairngorm National Park just 20 minutes drive form Aviemore this elegant Country House which was once the home of Sir Thomas Lipton and … more >>

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British History Quiz

The Venerable Bede was ...



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This Day in British History

22 October, 1877

Blantyre mining disaster

The worst mining accident in Scottish history hit the Blantyre Colliery, killing 207 miners. The company evicted the surviving families from their cottages 6 months later.

Monarch Mayhem

This king established the Order of the Garter



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Ballachulish (Self catering)
Cnoc nan Cubhaig, Ballachulish

Cnoc nan Cubhaig

Sleeping eight people in four bedrooms, this single storey cottage is on the outskirts of Ballachulish village, a mile from Glencoe.
Sleeps 8

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Aviemore (Self catering)
Strathisla, Aviemore

Strathisla

This detached single-storey cottage in Aviemore sleeps up to five people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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