Robert the Bruce

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Noun1.Robert the Bruce - king of Scotland from 1306 to 1329Robert the Bruce - king of Scotland from 1306 to 1329; defeated the English army under Edward II at Bannockburn and gained recognition of Scottish independence (1274-1329)
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Last week it was revealed geneticists were DNA testing a toe bone belonging to Robert the Bruce, taken from his remains at Dunfermline Abbey.
Actor Angus Macfadyen, who plays Robert the Bruce in the movie, also hit out, saying: "There is nothing to fear but fear itself," in a tweet to the firm's bosses.
Actor Angus Macfadyen, who plays the lead character in a new film about Robert the Bruce, will be at the Macrobert this Friday (June 26) for a Q&A.
1314: The Battle of Bannockburn took place near Stirling Castle - Robert the Bruce (of spider fame) inflicted a crushing defeat on Edward II of England.
He has been commissioned by Friends of Hazlehead to create three sculptures - The Gruffalo and Mouse, near the play park; a spider, near the Robert the Bruce story cairn; and a red squirrel, close to the maze.
1329: Robert the Bruce, King of Scotland from 1306, died of leprosy at Cardross Castle on the Firth of Clyde.
Our history has played an important part in our nation's past with connections to our national heroes Robert the Bruce and local boy William Wallace.
The drama told the story of Robert the Bruce's heroic defeat of the occupying English army at the Battle of Loudoun Hill in 1307.
Much talked-about new Netflix film Outlaw King, starring Chris Pine as Robert the Bruce, is set to spark interest in not just Scotland's history but also the country's breathtaking scenery which plays a prime role on screen.
As new Netflix film Outlaw King proves a talking point, BARBARA HODGSON follows in the footsteps of Robert the Bruce (and its star Chris Pine) SWORDS clash as two men fight it out in the mud.