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Did You Know….The Well of the 7 Heads?

This unusual monument (Well of the 7 Heads) on the shores of Loch Oich commemorates a bloody incident from Scotland’s exciting past. It shows a hand clutching a dagger, and 7 severed heads, and recalls a family disagreement which had deadly consequences. This was MacDonald territory, specifically the MacDonalds of Keppoch – a powerful branch

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St Andrews University

Did You Know…. Universities in Scotland?

St Andrews University has today been ranked as the UK’s 3rd best University (1st in terms of student satisfaction), for the 5th time, only marginally behind Oxford (0.2%) and Cambridge. This reinforces Scotland’s reputation for excellent university education. Scotland’s universities have a long history, with Scotland having 4 universities by the end of the 16th

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