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Prestonfield House Hotel

Prestonfield House Hotel
Edinburgh, Lothian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Edinburgh s most talked-about hotel and the only one in the city to receive the AA s highest accolade of 5 RED STARS. Prestonfield was also awarded the AA s … more >>

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British History Quiz

This battle took place on or about 8 January 871 between King Alfred and a Danish army



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This Day in British History

24 April, 1506

Edmund de la Pole sent to Tower of London

De la Pole, Earl of Suffolk, was the last serious Yorkint claimant to the English throne

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch put down the 1715 Jacobite Rising of James Stewart, The Old Pretender



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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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Fort Augustus (Self catering)
Cottage: HCIN637, Fort Augustus

FCH10782

CHARACTER COTTAGE IN THE PICTURESQUE VILLAGE OF FORT AUGUSTUS

This listed end-terraced cottage is quietly situated off the main road and within walking distance of the local shops, pubs and restaurants. …
Sleeps 4

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