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18/08/20

The Prince killed in a tragic airplane crash in the north of Scotland.

10/08/20

The Prisoner of War who made peace with his enemy

24/07/20

The songwriter and poetess who kept her talents a secret during her lifetime.

 

06/04/20

2020 marks the 700th anniversary of this iconic document

06/01/20

In March 1969 a lifeboat crew answered a distress call. They never returned.

06/01/20

The stories of sisters who chose to get married on the same day. 

06/01/20

The fifth set of live quadruplets to be registered since 1855 were born in 1919.

19/09/19

More than 3,000 baptism records covering the years 1752–1855 have been added to ScotlandsPeople.

18/09/19

One of the world's most deadly pandemics - 'The Spanish 'Flu' - arrived in Scotland in 1918