Edward Bruce's Campaign in Ireland
In 1315 a Scottish army, almost as big as that at Bannockburn, invaded Ireland, led by Edward Bruce.
Over the coming months the story will be told in written text, animation and other media.
Save Gillies Hill
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This historic location, where the Bruce's supporters camped at Bannockburn is under threat from continued quarrying.
This site is all about King Robert the Bruce, one of Scotland's most famous kings, who led his army to victory at the Battle of Bannockburn in 1314. The site has many interactive features such as games and videos that brings this period of history to life. Most children in Scotland learn about this important period of history in both Primary and Secondary schools, and this site is used by many teachers in their classrooms. The site is also home to the comic book King Robert the Bruce and the Wars of Independence which retells the story of Robert Bruce's rise to the throne and the Battle of Bannockburn in a very accessible and visual way.
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