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9 May 2011

Siege and storm strike at Caerlaverock

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17th century military might takes centre stage at castle's two-day family event. The dramatic backdrop of Caerlaverock Castle near Dumfries provides the setting on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th May for an exciting family event which brings to life the turbulent times and combat clashes of 17th-century Scotland.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results/news_article.htm?articleid=31958

21 April 2011

Easter feasting with the Royal Stewarts

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Visit Stirling Castle this weekend. See some of the fabulous dishes that Stewart kings and queens would have tucked into when they celebrated Easter at Stirling Castle. Treats like a trout presented to look like it’s swimming up a bed of seaweed, will be displayed on the high table in the Great Hall over the holiday weekend, starting on Friday 22nd April.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results/news_article.htm?articleid=31864

20 April 2011

Historic Scotland heads to Shetland

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A team from Historic Scotland will be in Shetland throughout May to consider which archaeological sites are nationally important and should be protected. This involves assessing sites for possible designation as ‘scheduled monuments’, which means they would be protected by law.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results/news_article.htm?articleid=31856

15 April 2011

Enjoy Great Family Days Out in Edinburgh and the Lothians

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Wondering about how to entertain the kids now that Easter is almost upon us? Why not drag them away from their X-boxes and take them for a family day out to one of Scotland’s historic sites?

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results/news_article.htm?articleid=31689

14 April 2011

Visitors to St Andrews Cathedral to Explore secrets of its past

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Visitors to St. Andrews Cathedral will be able to find out more about the secrets of the ancient site’s past at a special event this Easter. On Sunday, 24th April, the cathedral will be offering a series of tours of its magnificent carved stone collection, which is housed in the cathedral’s crypt.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results/news_article.htm?articleid=31682

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