The Comyn Murder Debate
Slaying of the Comyn: Good or Bad for Scotland?
The Robert the Bruce Commemoration Trust are hosting a debate to argue the consequences of the slaying of his cousin and rival, John Comyn by Robert Bruce in the Church of Greyfriars in Dumfries on 10th February 1306.Dumfries town centre is the site of this fateful act, which
catapulted Bruce into claiming the Scottish throne and into direct conflict with Edward 1, King of England.
v Professor Ted Cowan, Historian & Author
v Doctor Alan Young, Historian & Author
v Michael Russell MSP
v Stuart McCulloch, Historian &Author
Alex Fergusson MSP
Tickets cost £8 and are available from the Midsteeple Box Office
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