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Heritage of Scotland’s travelling community celebrated

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Shetland ponies are being used to bring comfort and joy to dementia patients across Scotland. PIC: Therapy Ponies Scotland.

Shetland ponies bring comfort and joy to dementia patients

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Memorial for men killed in major battle of Jacobite rising

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Outlander star Sam Heughan has announced his next big Hollywood project. PIC: John Devlin/TSPL.

Outlander’s Sam Heughan to star in superhero movie

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Former inn hailed in verse by Robert Burns opens again

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Workmen due to move into Fingal’s Cave next month

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Islanders win fight against new contemporary home on Eigg

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In pictures: Remembering Scotland’s great gala days

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Archaeologists have found remannts of a "busy" 17th  Century rural community around the western side of Loch Lomond. PIC: Creative Commons.

Lost settlements of Loch Lomond traced by archaeologists

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Faroe Islands sisters return to Edinburgh 70 years on

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The  Gypsy King crowning celebrations at Kirk Yetholm in the Borders, where a large number of travellers have traditionally lived. 1959. PIC: TSPL.

Heritage of Scotland’s travelling community celebrated

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Shetland ponies are being used to bring comfort and joy to dementia patients across Scotland. PIC: Therapy Ponies Scotland.

Shetland ponies bring comfort and joy to dementia patients

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Memorial for men killed in major battle of Jacobite rising

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Outlander star Sam Heughan has announced his next big Hollywood project. PIC: John Devlin/TSPL.

Outlander’s Sam Heughan to star in superhero movie

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Former inn hailed in verse by Robert Burns opens again

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Workmen due to move into Fingal’s Cave next month

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Islanders win fight against new contemporary home on Eigg

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In pictures: Remembering Scotland’s great gala days

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William Speirs Bruce with the crew of the Scotia, flying the expedition Saltire

Leader comment: We should remember Scottish Nationalist polar explorer

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The US flag being held by an American survivor at a mass funeral on Islay was hand- sewn by women on the island. It is now at the Smithsonian Museum in Washington DC.

Home-made American flag marking tragedy returns to Scottish island

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The Brough Superior 981cc SS100 has fetched almost 265,000 pounds at auction

Vintage bike used to fight crime in Edinburgh bought for £265,000

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How well do you know Scotland's Jacobite past (Photo: Getty)

Quiz: How well do you know Scottish Jacobite history?

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Restoration work going swimmingly at Edinburgh’s Ross Fountain

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Historic slaughterhouse found under Grassmarket by developers

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Lottery cash puts heritage centre stage

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'Mobile Poppy' roadshow to tour Scotland to spread message of remembrance

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Who were the ‘redshanks’ of the Highland clans?

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A Battle of Killiecrankie re-enactment group at the Highland site which is due to be further developed by an expansion of the  A9 trunk road. PIC: Flickr/Creative Commons/Iain Cameron.

Calls to search for buried men at Killiecrankie A9 site

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Video: The story of Scotland’s patron saint, St Andrew

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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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Village seeking revamp of Royal Deeside’s other castle

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Dundonald Castle , Ayrshire

Archaeologists search for ‘lost’ castle at former royal retreat

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Scottish heritage attractions set new visitor record

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OAP wins Scotland’s ‘Dracula Castle’ battle but vows to fight on

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The stories behind 7 of Scotland’s most popular tartans

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Video: Edinburgh fireworks at Hogmanay 2018

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Revellers cross their arms and link hands while singing Auld Lang Syne, Picture: Ian Georgeson

Auld Lang Syne could be lost as only 3 per cent know the words

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Can the Christmas card trace its origins back to Leith?

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A Christmas Tree. Picture: PA

When should you put your Christmas tree and decorations up?

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Hirushi Wickramaratne and Charles Figes at the seat ahead of the Cowan Blackstone competition. Picture: John Devlin

Glasgow students to revive university’s historic Latin contest

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Picture: Sir William Gibson-Craig

Letter reveals Scot’s role in abolition of slavery

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There are some interesting seasonal jobs available in Scotland this summer (Photo: Shutterstock)

9 unusual summer jobs in Scotland

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When Scots would wash their faces in the May dew for luck

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