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8 June 2011

St Andrews Cathedral Reveals Secrets of its Stones

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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 Sunday, 12th June 2011.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results/news_article.htm?articleid=32217

8 June 2011

Join the Defenders of the Faith at Aberdour Castle this Sunday

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Come to Aberdour Castle this Sunday 12th June 2011 from 12 noon to 4pm and join one of the Scottish defending regiments as they await the invaders. During the summer of 1651, Oliver Cromwell’s invading army had taken control of the south of Scotland. With the Scots army based at Stirling and blocking the main route north, Cromwell had no option but to risk moving east through Fife.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results/news_article.htm?articleid=32220

6 June 2011

Thousands flock to Stirling Castle's royal palace grand opening weekend

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Around 5,000 visitors flocked to the grand opening weekend celebrations for Stirling Castle’s Renaissance royal palace. More than 60 costumed performers put on a range of displays and entertainments covering everything from cannon firing and fighting with a rapier to 16th-century dance, music, cooking, fashions, makeup and midwifery.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results/news_article.htm?articleid=32198

2 June 2011

Park and ride is the best route to the Stirling Castle palace opening

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Come and join us for a fabulous weekend of family fun. A special park and ride service has been organised for the weekend of celebrations for the opening of Stirling Castle’s magnificently refurbished Renaissance royal palace. With a royal procession launching events on the Saturday, and a series of other activities outside the castle walls on both days, the esplanade will not be available for car parking.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results/news_article.htm?articleid=32131

2 June 2011

Historic Scotland brings medieval construction to Glasgow Science Festival

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Historic Scotland is joining forces with Glasgow Science Festival for the first time to present the past, present and future of construction at this year’s Glasgow Science Festival. On Saturday 12th June, families can come along to Glasgow Cathedral and St Mungo’s Museum to take part in a range of free activities that highlight the science and technology behind medieval and modern engineering, from tower building to renewable energy. The event starts at 11am and runs until 4pm.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results/news_article.htm?articleid=32133

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