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Macdonald Pittodrie House Hotel

Macdonald Pittodrie House Hotel
Inverurie, Grampian

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Set in a Highland Estate of over 2400 acres in the mountain shadow of Bennachie, Pittodrie House offers a unique atmosphere which is great for weekend, romantic or family breaks. … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This king of Mercia built an immense earthwork stretching the length of the current Welsh border



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This Day in British History

20 April, 1653

Cromwell dissolves the 'Rump' Parliament

The Long Parliament, which begain in 1640, is finally brought to an end

Monarch Mayhem

This king led the English to triumph at Crecy in 1346



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Accommodation

Broadford (Self catering)
Thorsvik, Broadford

Thorsvik

This detached cottage is situated in the hamlet of Tokavaig on the Isle of Skye and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Dunvegan (Self catering)
Taigh an Tobair (House by the Well), Dunvegan

Taigh an Tobair (House by the Well)

This detached cottage is set in the village of Colbost on the Isle of Skye and sleeps five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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