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Prepare for battle at Bannockburn: Scottish history comes charging at you in 2014

Battle of Bannockburn visitor centre In case you’re not overly familiar with Scottish history, the famous Battle of Bannockburn 1314...

Who Do You Think You Are? Live! comes to Scotland

If you have ever seen Who Do You Think You Are? on the TV, then if you’re anything like me,...

Discover Scott’s Scotland as Waverley turns 200

Whether you’ve read Waverley, or even heard of it, this historical novel has probably affected the way you think about...

Carry on up the wall

Yes it’s that time of year again – dust off your centurion galea and march to the most northerly Roman...

Get an Ei-ffel of Titan-ic engineering in Glasgow

  You may have heard the news earlier this week that a Clydebank landmark is now one of a rather...

Walk in the steps of your ancestors during Angus Heritage Week

If your great-grandmother delivered babies during the First World War, worked in a café of a famous theme park, or...

The jewels in Edinburgh’s crown

  Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past few months, you might have noticed that 2013 has...

Great Scott – Abbotsford enters a new era

When thinking of Scottish writers, the name Robert Burns will probably spring to most people’s minds. But this month the spotlight has...

Top 5 Activities in Scotland by Ciao Bambino

“We recently caught up with Amie O’Shaughnessy, of Ciao Bambino!, about her and her family’s trip to Scotland. Organised for them...

The Ultimate Geek’s Guide to Scottish Industrial History!

Have you ever wanted to experience an offbeat journey through time to learn more about Scotland’s industrial history? Well such...

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