Resources relating to Scottish history and archives
Mary of Guise, during the minority of her daughter Mary Stuart* James Stuart, 1st Earl of Moray, during the absence of his half-sister Mary Stuart* James Stuart, 1st Earl of Moray, then Matthew Stewart, 4th Earl of Lennox, then John Erskine, 1st Earl of Mar then James Douglas, 4th Earl of Morton, all during the minority of James VI of Scotland
A constituent country of the United Kingdom. The Scottish and English crowns were united in 1603, when James VI of Scotland became James I of England. The Act of Union of the parliaments was in 1707.
one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts
a forum for Scottish Sailing with representation from all styles of sailing - from Optimists to OAPs, from dinghies to motor cruisers, from schools to clubs, from ocean racers to windsurfers
a Scottish Executive scheme
Selected Caves Of Britain And Ireland Des Marshall, Donald Rust 1997
Scotland is a nation in northwest Europe and one of the four constituent countrieshttp://www.number-10.gov.uk/output/Page823.asp The website of the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom refers to "Countries within a country", stating "The United Kingdom is made up of four countries: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland". of the United Kingdom. It occupies the northern third of the island of Great Britain and shares a land border to the south with England. It is bounded by the North Sea to the east, the Atlantic Ocean to the north and west, and the North Channel and Irish Sea to the southwest.
Scotland constitutes a single constituency of the European Parliament. It currently elects 7 MEPs using the d'Hondt method of party-list proportional representation.
Scotland was a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of Great Britain from 1 May 1707 to 26 May 1708, when it was divided into 45 single-member constituencies (see List of Constituencies in the Parliament of Scotland at the time of the Union).