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De Vere Venues Barony Castle

De Vere Venues Barony Castle
Peebles, Borders

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Barony Castle is a beautiful mansion house built in 1536. Set in 25 acres, it offers a quiet and peaceful location. Ideally situated on the outskirts of the Scottish Borders, … more >>

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What took place on 15 June 1215?



20 November, 869

Death of St Edmund

A Danish force under Ivar defeated and killed Edmund, king of the East Angles, at Hoxne, Suffolk. Edmund was later sanctified as St Edmund. His death is a frequent theme in medieval wall paintings, where he is represented tied to a stake, while Danish archers shoot at him.

She was later dubbed 'the Nine Day's Queen'





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Dunvegan (Self catering)
Ardmore, Dunvegan

Ardmore

This detached, ground floor cottage sits in a rural location, 10 miles from Dunvegan on the Isle of Skye, and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Newtonmore (Self catering)
Creag Dhubh, Newtonmore

Creag Dhubh

This immaculately presented, cosy log cabin located in a secluded holiday park is centrally situated in the fabulous Cairgorm National Park and can sleep five people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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