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Shieldhill Castle Hotel

Shieldhill Castle Hotel
Biggar, Strathclyde

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Nestled in the beautiful upper Clyde Valley just 40 minutes from Edinburgh and Glasgow this 12th Century grand Scottish mansion offers AA Rosette dining luxurious accommodation free Wi-Fi and parking. … more >>

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This writer, politician, and philosopher is best known for 'Novum Organum', and his 'Essays', published in 1597 and 1625



23 September, 1326

Queen Isabella and Roger Mortimer land at Orwell, Suffolk

Barons opposed to Isabella's husband, Edward II, join them in revolt. Edward is deposed and murdered.

This monarch was second in line to the throne until the untimely death of his brother, the Duke of Clarence





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Grantown-on-Spey (Self catering)
The Old Laundry , Grantown-on-Spey

The Old Laundry

This character cottage near Grantown-on-Spey is bordering a working farm and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Letterfearn (Self catering)
Old School House, Letterfearn

Old School House

This lovely character cottage sleeps five people in three bedrooms, and is in Letterfearn on the shores of Loch Duich.
Sleeps 5

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