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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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This scholar and Freemason donated a collection of curiosities that became the basis for one of Britain's - and the world's - great museums.



21 January, 1510

Henry VIII's first Parliament meets

Henry must have been pretty pleased - Parliament granted him poundage, tonnage, and wool duties for life

This monarch led his army to triumph at the Battle of Agincourt in 1415





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Halkirk (Self catering)
Dorrey View Cottage, Halkirk

Dorrey View Cottage

This semi-detached cottage is situated close to the Highlands village of Halkirk and sleeps five people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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Uig (Self catering)
Ceol na Mara, Uig

Ceol na Mara

This welcoming first floor apartment is situated 1.5 miles from Uig and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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