Archive | November, 2007

Balmoral takes top title

[inspic=16,left,,0] The Balmoral hotel in Edinburgh has been named Scotland’s hotel of the year at the Scottish / Northern Ireland AA Hospitality Awards. The hotel, part of the Rocco Forte Collection, was recognised for demostrating excellence and success within their chosen category, showing a significant improvement in the proceding 12-18 months and proving their dedication […]

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German U-boat safeguarded

[inspic=15,left,,0]The future of one of the last remaining German U-boats has been safeguarded on Merseyside after a visitor attraction to house it was given the go-ahead. The future of the submarine U-534 had become uncertain when the Warship Preservation Trust in Birkenhead closed last year. Merseytravel has now been given planning permission by Wirral council […]

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