Sunday, 14 April, 2024

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Massacre of Glencoe: Last act of the Highland War

In the early hours of 13 February 1692, Scottish government soldiers under the command...

Siege of Inveraray during the Jacobite Rising of 1715

In October 1715, the western Jacobite clans under Major-General Alexander Gordon of Auchintoul marched...


The sinking of HMS Dasher

On 27 March 1943, Royal Navy Avenger-class escort carrier HMS Dasher (D37) suffered a major internal explosion...

Tartan was not banned after Culloden

The Dress Act 1746, also known as the Disclothing Act, was a part of...


Crannog Centre reopens after devastating fire

The Scottish Crannog Centre on Loch Tay welcomed the first visitors to its new...

New Perth Museum opens with Stone of Destiny as centrepiece

The new Perth Museum will open its doors on Saturday 30 March 2024 following...

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