Glamis Cas­tle

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A long list of kings and aris­to­crats have lived and died in Scot­land’s mag­nif­i­cent Glamis Cas­tle, but the best known and most loved res­i­dent was Lady El­iz­a­beth Bowes-lyon, the wife of King George VI and mother of our present Queen. The cas­tle it­self is both a trea­sure trove of an­cient and his­toric arte­facts, and the cen­tre of a sur­round­ing gar­den and royal park to which the Queen Mother was deeply at­tached.

FIND OUT MORE Glamis Cas­tle, Glamis in An­gus, Scot­land. For open­ing de­tails and direc­tions, go to glamis­cas­

3 An old stone gazebo adds to the charm in a cor­ner of the for­mal Ital­ian gar­den, with its dis­play of red dahlias. 3

1 The Dutch Gar­den fea­tures a se­ries of beau­ti­fully pat­terned gar­den beds, edged with dwarf box hedges. 1

2 As well as the beau­ti­ful park­land sur­round­ing the cas­tle, a se­ries of hedged and walled gar­den rooms fea­ture flower bor­ders and veg­etable beds. 2

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