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  • established in Edinburgh, led by a First Minister and Scottish cabinet. Reforms made by the Scottish Parliament have helped the country to rediscover a level
    93 KB (14,032 words) - 08:35, 9 May 2016
  • such as the Houses of Scottish Parliament, found in Hollyrood, and the recently renovated National Museum of Scotland. Scotland's throbbing night-life
    90 KB (11,427 words) - 12:46, 25 May 2016
  • 19112  Old Parliament Hall (Behind St. Giles' Cathedral). This 1639 Old Parliament Hall is within the Parliament House which is home of the Scottish Supreme
    48 KB (5,305 words) - 21:15, 12 April 2016
  • England and Scotland (under English pressure) passed the Acts of Union of England and Scotland abolishing a separate Scottish Parliament, although significant
    244 KB (36,929 words) - 20:41, 25 May 2016
  • Divinity. On the left of the gate is Lower Parliament Hall which was temporarily the site of the Scottish Parliament during an outbreak of plague in Edinburgh
    36 KB (4,615 words) - 23:37, 14 May 2016
  • the Norman Conquest of England in 1066, and later housed the developing Parliament and law courts of England. The neighbouring Westminster Abbey became the
    58 KB (6,903 words) - 21:42, 12 May 2016
  • country ski trails. Many national attractions are located in Ottawa: Parliament Hill, the National Library and Archives, the National Gallery, and the
    111 KB (13,018 words) - 15:19, 16 May 2016
  • for 429 km (268 miles) from Edale in Derbyshire to Kirk Yetholm in the Scottish Borders. On its way, the route passes through parts of the Peak District
    4 KB (554 words) - 17:40, 21 September 2014
  • World Heritage Site. The park is home to the world's longest running Parliament, first established in 930 AD, and also has a dramatic landscape formed
    18 KB (2,839 words) - 01:28, 19 November 2015
  • Castle, a Scottish Baronial-style neo-Gothic mansion commissioned by Robert Dunsmuir. His son, James Dunsmuir, commissioned another Scottish Baronial-style
    25 KB (3,480 words) - 08:58, 20 November 2015
  • affairs. The island has its own government (headed by a Chief Minister) and parliament - "Tynwald" (consisting of the democratically-elected "House of Keys"
    19 KB (2,965 words) - 08:01, 7 December 2015
  • Town (so-called) of Edinburgh represents the historical extension of the Scottish capital to the north of the Old Town that occurred during the Georgian
    49 KB (5,824 words) - 20:51, 12 April 2016
  • language, is rooted in Old Norse. The Viking settlers established their own parliament, called a "ting", around 800. Local tings were established in different
    39 KB (5,874 words) - 19:28, 5 May 2016
  • well as being the legislative capital of South Africa (the Houses of Parliament are here). It is located in the south-west corner of the country near
    149 KB (18,065 words) - 23:56, 11 April 2016
  • tourist traps. Adjacent islands are Helgeandsholmen, with the Swedish Parliament, and Riddarholmen, with several nobility palaces, today occupied by various
    25 KB (2,766 words) - 21:22, 18 May 2016
  • smaller than Glasgow and Edinburgh, but larger than other Scottish cities. By UK and even Scottish standards it is remote and often the subject of "far away"
    144 KB (20,440 words) - 06:08, 10 May 2016
  • are not English (in the same way the Welsh are the Welsh, the Scottish are the Scottish and the Irish are the Irish). The correct/official ways of describing
    14 KB (2,175 words) - 20:42, 6 May 2016
  • the Finnish Centre Party, was among the members of the first Finnish parliament in 1907 and stayed an important political personality during the first
    2 KB (201 words) - 11:56, 26 November 2015
  • onwards to the Scottish border, and ultimately Glasgow. A1/A1(M) The A1 is the original, historic "Great North Road" between England and Scotland's capital
    279 KB (32,667 words) - 19:48, 18 May 2016
  • national capital, this city is home to national government monuments like Parliament Hill, many major museums like the Museum of Civilization, cool urban neighbourhoods
    154 KB (22,781 words) - 12:56, 23 May 2016

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