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Dornoch Castle

Dornoch Castle
Dornoch, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Dornoch Castle Hotel is set in the beautiful historic town of Dornoch. The Castle is situated directly opposite the inspiring 13th century Cathedral and sets a dramatic backdrop for an … more >>

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British History Quiz

Elizabeth Talbot (1518-1608), Countess of Shrewsbury, was popularly known as ...



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This Day in British History

20 November, 869

Death of St Edmund

A Danish force under Ivar defeated and killed Edmund, king of the East Angles, at Hoxne, Suffolk. Edmund was later sanctified as St Edmund. His death is a frequent theme in medieval wall paintings, where he is represented tied to a stake, while Danish archers shoot at him.

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Inverness (Self catering)
Rannoch Cottage, Inverness

Rannoch Cottage

A ground floor cottage situated six miles from Inverness and can sleep three people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 3

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Whitebridge (Self catering)
Braewood, Whitebridge

Braewood

This detached cottage is situated in the village of Whitebridge, within driving distance to Inverness in Scotland and it sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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