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Directions for the Stirling Castle walk article icon

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Directions for the Stirling Castle walk

Directions and an interactive map for the Stirling Castle audio walk.

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A walk around... Stirling Castle audio icon

History & The Arts 

A walk around... Stirling Castle

By 1715, the Act of Union with England, enacted eight years earlier, had failed to yield any noticeable benefits for Scotland. Find out about the events that led to rebellion with Neil Oliver, John Harrison, Bruce Lenman and Karin Bowie as they take a walk around Stirling.

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30 mins
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Listen to: The Darien Gap audio icon

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Listen to: The Darien Gap

An attempt to establish a Scottish Empire played a major role in driving Scotland closer to England.

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30 mins
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The Things We Forgot To Remember - The Darien gap

Michael Portillo unravels the financial crisis that ended in an Act Of Union, as part of the BBC/OU series 'The Things We Forgot to Remember'

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Slavery and the North of England

Did the North of England become prosperous on the back of the slave trade? Melinda Elder examines the impact of the trade on the ports of Lancaster, Liverpool and Whitehaven.

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