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'All categories', published between January 2001 and December 2014

30 September 2010

Huntingtower pays tribute to a great Jacobite leader

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The life and times of Jacobite commander Lord George Murray will be celebrated at his birthplace – the delightful Huntingtower Castle, just outside Perth - on Sunday 10th October. Historical re-enactors in period costume will be sharing tales of the exploits of Murray, a fascinating character who was born in 1694 and is most noted for his 1745 campaign under Bonnie Prince Charlie. In addition to gaining an insight into Murray’s life, visitors will be able to see demonstrations of the weaponry of the period.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=29398

30 September 2010

Medieval Mayhem & family fun at Craigmillar

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Craigmilllar Castle is hosting a weekend of medieval fun and games to keep the kids entertained during the October school holidays. The Medieval Mayhem family event takes place at the imposing stronghold just outside Edinburgh from 11am to 3.00pm on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th October.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=29408

30 September 2010

Celebrate Christmas with a festive feast at Edinburgh Castle

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This festive season, choose Scotland’s most famous and majestic historic venue for a truly special and unforgettable celebration lunch with family or friends. The iconic stronghold of Edinburgh Castle is offering tempting Christmas dining experiences for lovers of superb food and great surroundings.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=29409

30 September 2010

Celebrate Christmas with a festive feast at Stirling Castle

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This festive season, choose one of Scotland’s most splendid historic venues for a truly special and unforgettable celebration lunch with family or friends. The stunning stronghold of Stirling Castle has a tempting Christmas Lunch on offer for lovers of superb food and great surroundings. From the 11th to 23rd December, a special lunch in the castle’s attractive Unicorn Café offers a great festive treat as well as excellent value, with a tempting three-course meal followed by coffee and mince pies, for £29 per person.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=29410

29 September 2010

Lasting legacy of World Heritage sites

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The UK’s economy, tourist industry and education systems will all benefit from better management and partnership between the country’s World Heritage Sites. That is the message being sent to a heritage experts meeting at New Lanark World Heritage Site (WHS) today to share their experience in providing effective education and outreach around World Heritage Sites in the UK.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=29369

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