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 reception for 350 Duke of Edinburgh gold award holders at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh is possibly his last official royal engagement in Scotland after he announced plans to retire from public duties in the autumn.
The Palace of Holyroodhouse stands at the end of Edinburgh's historic Royal Mile and is packed with history, including the bed chamber once occupied by the ill-fated Mary, Queen of Scots, following her return from France in 1561.
The Queen's daughter-in-law will pedal from the Palace of Holyroodhouse to Buckingham Palace on behalf of the Duke of Edinburgh's Award to celebrate the scheme's 60th anniversary.
Which member of the Royal Family is taking on a 450-mile bike ride from the Palace of Holyroodhouse to Buckingham Palace to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Duke of Edinburgh's Award?
TOURIST areas at Windsor Castle and the Palace of Holyroodhouse are to undergo a PS37m revamp, the Royal Collection has announced.
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 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 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.