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Homecoming Scotland 2009

New for this year - when you visit again, why not extend your stay to go on a food safari with Annette Gibbons - for more information telephone 01900 881356 -

Slack House Farm - home of Birdoswald organic cheese. Cheese making demonstrations and teas available

Maddy Prior at Stones Barn – weekend courses in music and song see


The Border Reivers Cycle Trail – travel back through time to the blood soaked land of the Border Reivers.

Buccleuch Centre Langholm for a great diversity in entertainment

Houghton Hall Garden Centre and A World in Miniature

The Devil’s Porridge Museum, Eastriggs, nr Gretna – an amazing exhibition tells the secret story of the greatest munitions factory on Earth…

National Savings Bank Museum,Ruthwell

Gretna Gateway Outlet Village Gretna

Carlisle Cathedral

Tullie House Museum

The Cumbrian Antiques Centre Brampton

Talkin Tarn Country Park

Lanercost Priory, nr Brampton

Birdoswald Attractions

World Famous Old Blacksmith’s Shop Centre

Local arts and crafts
The Lairds Larder -


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