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Homecoming 2014 & Return to the Ridings 2014 Join Forces

Scotland will welcome the world in the Year of Homecoming 2014- providing a year-long programme of events alongside the Ryder Cup and Commonwealth Games. The Year of Homecoming Scotland will run from 31 December 2013 to 31 December 2014 throughout the length and breadth of the country and visitors from around the world are invited…


Hawick: The 500th Anniversary of Hornshole

The year 1514 was an important milestone in the history of Hawick. Following the disastrous battle of Flodden the previous year, the English crown sent raiding parties across the border to raid and plunder. With the men of the town having been slain at Flodden it fell to the youths...