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Melville Castle

Melville Castle
Edinburgh, Lothian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Melville Castle once home to the influential Dundas family is set within a 50 acre estate of wooded parkland on the picturesque banks of the river North Esk. Located just … 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.



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This Day in British History

20 January, 1265

Simon de Montfort's parliament meets in London

The parliament gathers 2 knights from each shire and 2 burgesses from certain selected boroughs

Monarch Mayhem

Simon de Montfort forced this king to sign the Provisions of Oxford



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Staffin (Self catering)
Slioch, Staffin

Slioch

This detached cottage near Staffin on Skye sleeps five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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Newtonmore (Self catering)
Cottage: HCIN694, Newtonmore

FCH10786

IN A LOVELY SECLUDED WOODED SITUATION ON THE EDGE OF A PRETTY LITTLE SPEYSIDE TOWN

This charming and attractive cottage has been tastefully refurbished to provide comfortable, warm and well-appointed accommodation. …
Sleeps 3

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