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Trench Gardens – A temporary exhibition in The Colours Room

In October, our new and exciting temporary exhibition “Trench Gardens” was opened. This exhibition is a joint project between The Argyll and Sutherland Museum and the Queen Victoria School (QVS), a local school for students with parents serving in the Armed Forces. This project encourages school students to learn and reflect on the daily lives

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“From Your Ever Loving and Faithful Sweetheart”

To celebrate Valentine’s Day this year, we delve into some stories of the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Sweetheart Brooch. Even in times of war, soldiers were able to connect to their sweethearts through these fascinating romantic tokens of affection. A Sweetheart Brooch was a small brooch that represented the regiment of a soldier, sailor, or

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