Holyroodhouse


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Holyroodhouse

(ˌhɒlɪruːdˈhaʊs)
n
(Named Buildings) a royal palace in Edinburgh in Scotland: official residence of the Queen when in Scotland; begun in 1501 by James IV of Scotland; scene of the murder of David Rizzio in 1566
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The Tour followed on from the Concours of Elegance, which took place in September at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh.
The Concours of Elegance was held at the Queen's Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh and attracted more than 60 classic cars including Ecurie Ecosse cars with their famous transporter.
The Association of Scottish Motoring Writers' Scottish Motoring Hall of Fame, presented by Bridge of Weir Leather Company, was inaugurated as part of the opening celebrations of the Concours of Elegance, which opens at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh this weekend.
The Royal Collection also announced that a special outdoor exhibition will appear at the Queen's London home, as well as at Windsor Castle and the Palace of Holyroodhouse.
THE Concours of Elegance 2015 at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh from September 4 to 6 has confirmed free parking for 120 pre-1976 cars.
Among the duties for the job at Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh is: "To arrange for the removal of chewing gum from the Historic and State Apartments by the porters", the palace said on its website.
Take in the best views of the city from Edinburgh Castle, which are particularly spectacular at dusk, a cruise down the River Forth, or the stunning Palace of Holyroodhouse.
The position holder, who will be paid 31,200 pounds, will be based at the Buckingham Palace and look after clocks at nearby St James's Palace and Clarence House, but will also have to travel between Windsor Castle, the Palace of Holyroodhouse, Balmoral and Sandringham.
Showjumper Scott Brash, from Peebles in the Borders, was made an OBE for services to equestrianism during a ceremony at Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh.
The successful applicant will be based at Buckingham Palace but must accompany the royals on trips to Windsor, Sandringham, Balmoral and Holyroodhouse.
VISIT Edinburgh Castle, in the Old Town, dominates the skyline of the city as it sits on a volcanic rock, and heads the Royal Mile down to Palace of Holyroodhouse, in the shadow of Arthur''s Seat.
She has three official residences: Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle and, the focus of this final instalment, the Palace of Holyroodhouse.