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Plaque installed to remember war hero Elsie Inglis

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PJ Harvey performs on stage.

Exploring the ‘hidden’ side of the Edinburgh International Festival

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Children play on the model of the Golden Arrow engine in Jenners, Edinburgh, November 1965

Pictures of Edinburgh at Christmas from a bygone era

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Arthur Delaney of Edinburgh who fought for eight years in the courts to bring his children home. PIC: Contributed.

A family’s 130-year hunt for its children missing in Canada

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Video: Eight unusual Edinburgh monuments you may have missed

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How Glasgow found itself at the centre of American Civil War

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Why Scotland has Oliver Cromwell to thank for Hogmanay

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General view of the Coul Links area which developers want to turn into a golf course. PIC: Contributed/RSPB Scotland.

Protest grows over dunes golf course planned by Trump rival

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Villagers are set to buy The Swan Inn at Banton, North Lanarkshire. PIC.www.geograph.co.uk.

Villagers in North Lanarkshire to buy their own pub

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Plaque installed to remember war hero Elsie Inglis

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Children play on the model of the Golden Arrow engine in Jenners, Edinburgh, November 1965

Pictures of Edinburgh at Christmas from a bygone era

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Arthur Delaney of Edinburgh who fought for eight years in the courts to bring his children home. PIC: Contributed.

A family’s 130-year hunt for its children missing in Canada

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Video: Eight unusual Edinburgh monuments you may have missed

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How Glasgow found itself at the centre of American Civil War

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Protest grows over dunes golf course planned by Trump rival

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Villagers in North Lanarkshire to buy their own pub

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John Swinney joined Scottish schoolchildren at Auschwitz

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Mary Queen of Scots portrait found underneath 16th century painting

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Heinrich Steinmeyer died in 2013. Picture: Mark Ferguson

Villagers asked how to spend windfall left by former Nazi soldier

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The three violins, made in commemoration of the war poets who met at the golf club in 1917, are to be played together for the first time. Picture: Jane Barlow/PA Wire

War poets honoured with violins to mark anniversary

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Astonishing press photographs capture interwar era Edinburgh

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Did William Shakespeare visit Scotland to win over James VI?

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8 Scottish towns and villages that changed their names

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Haggis, whisky and tartan; these are all Scottish, right? Picture: iStock

7 things associated with Scotland that aren’t actually Scottish

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Tom Bailey (left) and Ben Weeks (right) on the summit of  An Sgurr on Eigg the night before they discovered the bones. PIC: Contributed.

Walkers who found Eigg skeleton saddened by cave discovery

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The Hanging Tree at Clifton in Cumbria, where a dozen Scots supporters of Bonnie Prince Charlie died. Photograph: John Black

Jacobite leader in fight over battlefield roundabout plan

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Video: Eight unusual Edinburgh monuments you may have missed

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The Wellgate clock. Picture: CC-by-sa/2.0 - Copyright: william - geograph.org.uk/p/1972359

A history of Dundee’s Wellgate ‘nursery rhyme’ clock

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Dunning Parish Church's clock is being repaired. Pictures: Historic Environment Scotland

Church where ‘dragon was slain’ has clock removed for repair

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‘Unicorns’ are alive and well in Galloway

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Poltalloch House, Kilmartin, has not been inhabited since the 1950s. PIC: Skyler Brown.

Decaying Highland estate of former slave trader captured by photographer

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Craigmillar Castle and the yew trees of Mary, Queen of Scots

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Skipness Castle, which dates from the 13th century, lies on the east coast of Kintyre. Picture: Wikicommons

Meet the ‘castle hunter’ exploring Scotland’s fortresses

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Pictures of Edinburgh at Christmas from a bygone era

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PJ Harvey performs on stage.

Exploring the ‘hidden’ side of the Edinburgh International Festival

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Edinburgh's Hogmanay street party is one of the most famous New Year celebrations in the world. Picture: Getty

Why Scotland has Oliver Cromwell to thank for Hogmanay

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The Great Fire of Edinburgh lasted for five days and destroyed many historic buildings on the Royal Mile. Picture: Wikimedia Commons

How the Great Fire of Edinburgh helped create the modern fire service

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