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Tulloch Castle

Tulloch Castle
Dingwall, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

In days of old, only the Laird or the Chief of the Clan could enjoy a relaxing stay in a Scottish Highland Castle. Nowadays, times have changed. At Tulloch Castle … more >>

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British History Quiz

This Chancellor of England was named Archbishop of Canterbury by Richard II, who then banished him. He returned when Henry IV deposed Richard.


This Day in British History

20 March, 1413

Death of Henry IV

Henry is succeeded by his son, also named Henry (Henry V)

Monarch Mayhem

This king was deposed by his wife, Isabella of France



Grantown-on-Spey (Self catering)
Dunstaffnage Cottage, Grantown-on-Spey

Dunstaffnage Cottage

Dunstaffnage Cottage, a converted stable, is just 0.5 miles from Grantown-on-Spey. The cottage sleeps six and has three double bedrooms - two with en-suites.
Sleeps 6

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Kyleakin (Self catering)
Westhaven House, Kyleakin

Westhaven House

This sem-detached cottage is located near the village of Kyleakin and can sleep five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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