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Castles to visit in Ayrshire, Arran, Argyll, Bute, and the greater Glasgow region










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The Cross Keys Hotel

The Cross Keys Hotel
Peebles, Borders

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Cross Keys Hotel was built in 1693 and is the oldest inn within the picturesque town of Peebles. Located on Northgate just off the main street we are close … more >>

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British History Quiz

This king of Wessex followed his father, Alfred the Great, to the throne



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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 came to the throne at the age of 18



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Aultbea (Self catering)
Suil Na Mara, Aultbea

Suil Na Mara

This charming wooden cottage sits is in the village of Aultbea in the Scottish Highlands, and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Spean Bridge (Self catering)
Holly House, Spean Bridge

Holly House

This detached house is resting near the village of Spean Bridge, close to Fort William, and can sleep ten people in five bedrooms.
Sleeps 10

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