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A day in the life of... Thirlestane Castle's Housekeeper

A day in the life of... Thirlestane Castle's Housekeeper

As 2017 is Scotland's Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, we asked the Housekeeper at Thirlestane Castle (home of The Lauderdale Apartment) to tell us about a day in her life...

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Flight of fancy at Pigeon Loft

Flight of fancy at Pigeon Loft

Once used as an overnight jail, Pigeon Loft in Kirk Yetholm is now a comfortable country cottage. The lovely owner, Amanda, spoke to Nichola Hunter for 'Scotland on Sunday'...

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Five top picks for the August Bank Holiday

Five top picks for the August Bank Holiday

Undecided on what to do this August Bank Holiday? If you want to get away but can’t face peak season airport queues we have the perfect solution. With five beautiful two-guest boltholes still available across Northumberland and the Scottish Borders, escape with a loved one for a relaxing long weekend in the glorious British countryside.

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Blooming marvellous

Blooming marvellous

With such variety in our portfolio of properties we have gardens to suit every guest. Whether it is the best stately garden; somewhere for the kids to run around or a herb garden to dip into for the cooking, Northumberland and the Scottish Borders has it all...

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Happy times at Hamilton House

Happy times at Hamilton House

This classic, stone, Borders house can be found perched high on the banks of the River Tweed with magnificent river views. Read on for a peek at the refurbishments and new photography which we are particularly enamoured with...

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Guest blog: Have a great day out at the Baillie Gifford Borders Book Festival in Melrose

Guest blog: Have a great day out at the Baillie Gifford Borders Book Festival in Melrose

Stars of stage, screen and literature will be in the Scottish Borders from the 15 to 18 June at the Baillie Gifford Borders Book Festival in Melrose...

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