Strathclyde Historic Towns and Villages to Visit


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Kirkconnel Hall Hotel

Kirkconnel Hall Hotel
Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Originally home to the Arnott family Kirkconnel Hall dates as far back as the 15th century, providing the property with great historic interest. It is only 10 miles north of … more >>

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British History Quiz

Queen Victoria's refusal to dismiss those of her attendants married to Whig politiciians precipitated a constitutional conflict called ...



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This Day in British History

23 February, 1421

Catherine of France crowned Queen of England

Catherine's husband, Henry V, would die a year later

Monarch Mayhem

One of this king's numerous mistresses was Nell Gwynn, a flower seller at Covent Garden



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Newtonmore (Self catering)
Tigh na Truim, Newtonmore

Tigh na Truim

This spacious cottage is in the village of Newtonmore in the Scottish Highlands and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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

Drummond Cottage

This spacious detached property is located in the small town of Grantown-on-Spey, in the spectacular Cairngorms National Park.
Sleeps 7

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