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Christmas Shopping Event

There’s no better place to explore this weekend whilst shopping for special gifts for loved ones! We look forward to welcoming everyone, and hope that you will step into the Christmas season with our team here at Floors Castle

Floors Castle Food To Go Range

Orders are now being taken for our popular Christmas Food to Go range.

A Ducal Wedding

In September, Charles, 11th Duke of Roxburghe married Miss Annie Green here at Floors Castle. Their marriage begins a new era for both Floors Castle and the Roxburghe family, and we are all delighted for the Duke and Duchess as they begin their lives together.

The incredible ruins of historic Abbeys in the Scottish Borders

Along the 68 mile stretch of the Borders Abbeys Way are no fewer than four enormous ruined Abbeys, all dating from the High Middle Ages and historically accommodating a variety of religious orders.

Roxburghe Estates Grey Partridge Conservation

The latest spring pair counts have shown that numbers have risen from just 43 pairs in 2012 to 272 across the entire conservation area in 2021.

The 8th Duke of Roxburghe’s Royal Tour of the Commonwealth 1901

A voyage across the world to build relationships that must last a lifetime.

The World of Peter Rabbit Nature Trail

Have you visited our World of Peter Rabbit Nature Trail yet? With just a month left to enjoy a Beatrix Potter-themed trip around our famous grounds, we thought it would be the perfect time to look back on some of the fun that’s been had so far.

Sheep Shearing on the Scottish Borders

Over the last couple of weeks, farmers across the Scottish Borders have been busy shearing their flocks. Sheep can’t be shorn, or their wool packed, whilst wet, so the recent spell of nice weather has provided the perfect conditions for the sheep to dry-out, ready for shearing.

The 1st Duke of Roxburghe and his Grand Tour of Europe

A European Grand Tour was seen as a rite of passage amongst the moneyed classes, and was a must for young gentlemen wishing to play a full and complete part in high society.

Quality Scottish food locally sourced food at Floors Castle

Floors Castle are proud to serve a wealth of fantastic produce from the Estate and our group of excellent local producers

The 300 Years of Floors Castle Exhibition

Enjoy spending some time in the world of the 1st Duke

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