The Loch Leven HotelBallachulish, Highlands and Islands
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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A 'pocket borough' was also known as what?
These boroughs often had none or only a handful of electors
One example was Dunwich (Suffolk) which sent MPs to Parliament despite the fact that the town had been submerged beneath the sea for centuries
20 June, 1756
Black Hole of Calcutta
Siraj-ud-Daula takes Calcutta and throws British captives into a small dungeon. 120 of the captives die.
This king died at Burgh by Sands, Cumbria
He was on his way to fight the Scots
His tomb described him as 'the hammer of the Scots'
Scottish Castle Hotels
Isle of Skye self catering
This seaside, lovely cottage is located in Nairn in the Scottish Highlands and can sleep five people in two people.
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79 Corrour Road
This semi-detached bungalow is resting in the town of Aviemore near Inverness and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.