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When the Stone of Destiny returned home to Scotland 25 years ago

When the Stone of Destiny returned home to Scotland 25 years ago

Saltires fluttered from a forest of flagpoles before a 21-gun salute signalled the return of the Stone of Destiny to Scotland 700 years after it was first removed. On St Andrews Day 25 years ago the Stone of Destiny completed a 400-mile journey under police escort from Westminster Abbey to Edinburgh Castle. Scotland’s...

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