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Tours of Border Abbeys

I have noted before the souvenir guide for the Border Abbeys, published in 1964: Dryburgh, Kelso, Jedburgh and Melrose. A small card guide (with colour printing) to Melrose Abbey was issued by MPBW in 1963. 82 more words


A travel blogger who visited all 7 continents in 7 years shares his top travel tips

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Amar Hussain is the founder and editor-in-chief of Gap Year Escape, a blog that hopes to inspire adventure seekers to take time off to escape the everyday. 403 more words


Video Game Fashion, Reviewed By People Who Know Fashion

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Today we’re doing something weird. We’ve asked a team of fashion experts to judge the outfits of video game characters. Think of this as Video Gaming’s Next Top Model. 1,644 more words


Here's why 88-year-old T. Boone Pickens says he can't ever retire

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T. Boone Pickens may be 88 years old, but he’s not slowing down for anyone.

At the 2016 Concordia Summit in New York on Monday, the billionaire founder of BP Capital Management told moderator Tom Brokaw that he looks forward to every day he’s got left, and that those days aren’t going to involve much lounging. 320 more words

Money Matters

Lincluden Collegiate Church: Princess Margaret

Lincluden Collegiate Church lies on the northern side of Dumfries and is in the care of Historic Scotland (HES). The tomb of princess Margaret (b. before 1373; d. 44 more words

Heritage Sites

6 Top Oil and Gas Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy

The markets have seemingly exited their holding pattern since the Brexit recovery, and volatility has returned. With this, crude oil has made a handy recovery from its lows this year, but it suffered over the course of this past week, with WTI dropping from $47 per barrel to as low as $43. 366 more words

Energy Business

Access to Sweetheart Abbey

The route from the car park at Sweetheart Abbey allows visitors to make a choice: the churchyard or the abbey ruins. 8 more words

Heritage Sites