Videos tagged with "royal"
Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) KC-30A (A330-203MRTT) at Edinburgh Scotland [12:37]
The 2012 Edinburgh Military Tattoo saw it's last night of action on Saturday 25th August 2012. We saw the BBC1 highlights on Monday and the Ozzies featured h...
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo 4 [03:02]
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo in Scotland, August 6th.
On a ski tow at Cairngorms National Park including Aviemore, Royal Deeside Scotland [00:46]
On a ski tow at Cairngorms National Park including Aviemore, Royal Deeside Scotland
March View Loch Leven Kinross Perthshire Scotland [01:58]
Tour Scotland March video of Loch Leven on visit to Kinross, Perthshire. Roughly triangular, in shap this Scottish loch is about miles long at its longest. The town of Kinross lies at its western end. Loch Leven Castle lies on an island a short way offshore. This was a royal castle from 1257, and was stormed by William Wallace after being captured by the English. The English besieged the castle in 1301, but it was relieved before it could captured. It was visited by Robert the Bruce. The castle was held against Edward Balliol and the English in 1335. By the end of the 14th century, it had passed to the Douglases of Lochleven. Lochleven passed to the Bruces, then the Grahams, and the Montgomerys. Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned in the castle and forced to abdicate as queen, before escaping with the help of her jailer's family.
February Afternoon Drive Country Road Strathearn Perthshire Scotland [03:12]
Tour Scotland February afternoon drive on a narrow country road on visit to Strathearn, Perthshire. Strath Earn is the strath or valley of the River Earn which extends from Loch Earn in Perth and Kinross to the River Tay. The royal dukedom of Strathearn has occasionally been awarded to members of the British Royal Family. Prince William was created Earl of Strathearn, as a subsidiary title to Duke of Cambridge, on 29 April 2011, the day of his wedding to Catherine Middleton.