Topics: Scotland | history - geography - constituent unit, United.

James VI , Stuart king of Scotland, also inherited the throne of England in 1603, and the Stuart kings and queens ruled both independent kingdoms until the Act of Union in 1707 merged the two kingdoms into a new state, the Kingdom of Great Britain. [2] [3] [4]

Ruling until 1714, Queen Anne was the last Stuart monarch. Since 1714, the succession of the British monarchs of the houses of Hanover and Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (Windsor) has been due to their descent from James VI and I of the House of Stuart.

Scotland advanced markedly in educational terms during the 15th century with the founding of the University of St Andrews in 1413, the University of Glasgow in 1450 and the University of Aberdeen in 1495, and with the passing of the Education Act 1496 , which decreed that all sons of barons and freeholders of substance should attend grammar schools. [86] James IV's reign is often considered to have seen a flowering of Scottish culture under the influence of the European Renaissance. [87]

11:25 SCOTLAND YARD: THE LONELY HOUSE ( 1957 ) A trap is laid for a couple running a suspected murderous dating agency.

Всем, абсолютно всем растениям для полноценного роста нужны особые вещества. Какие-то.

Rescuers battle to find survivors trapped under collapsed buildings after the 7.3 magnitude quake A powerful magnitude-7.3 earthquake has rocked the northern border region between Iran and Iraq, killing more than 400 people and injuring thousands more. Iran’s state-run Irna news agency raised the death toll to 407 on Monday and said 5,953 people were injured after the quake that struck the country’s western provinces at 9.20pm local time on Sunday. Local officials said the tolls would rise as search and rescue teams reached remote areas. Continue reading.

Cullerlie Stone Circle. A restored stone circle dating back some 3500 years.

Ah I have heard of the balmy palm shaded beaches of Western Scotland with their vintage pubs dating from the Triassic , with quaint old signs written in ancient Therapsid reading: No Dinos, Pterosaurs, or Irish served!

Dating in CA has left me so disillusioned by the men here. Perhaps its time to move to Scotland to be disillusioned by the men there