A new £2.5million tourist attraction was officially opened yesterday in Royal Deeside.
Braemar Royal Highland Society
The rest of the Royals might have attended the wedding of Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank in Windsor yesterday.
The Queen expressed her “delight” as she unveiled the new Duke of Rothesay Highland Games Pavilion during her annual family outing to the Braemar Gathering.
Work has begun on a new £2.5million heritage centre in Royal Deeside this week, but more than half the funds are still needed before completion.
It is one of Aberdeenshire’s smallest villages with a population of less than 500.
The organisation behind one of the most famous Highland gatherings has donated £10,000 to flood victims in Deeside.
Plans to build Scotland's first Highland games centre in Braemar were approved by officials yesterday.