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The Loch Leven Hotel

The Loch Leven Hotel
Ballachulish, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

With a beautiful loch-side setting and mountain views this traditional Highland hotel offers comfortable accommodation in relaxing surroundings with most of the rooms having picturesque views of the loch and … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

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British History Quiz

This Celtic saint began his career as a simple shepherd boy. He entred the monastery of Melrose in 651 and in 664 became prior of Lindisfarne



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This Day in British History

21 April, 1509

Death of Henry VII

Henry's death at Richmond Palace allowed the Prince of Wales to take the throne as Henry VIII

Monarch Mayhem

This king's frst wife was earlier married to his brother, Arthur



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Accommodation

Nairn (Self catering)
Slioch, Nairn

Slioch

This homely, semi-detached cottage sits in the village of Auldearn, two miles from Nairn.
Sleeps 2

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Kilchoan (Self catering)
Torr Solais Cottage, Kilchoan

Torr Solais Cottage

This superb detached cottage is situated on the outskirts of Kilchoan village and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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