Police called as row erupts over Lady Carbisdale's planning bid for her castle

Carbisdale Castle with a gated entrance
Police were called following a council meeting regarding the purchase of land around Carbisdale Castle (Image credit: Google Earth)

A community council meeting surrounding the future of a plot of land around Carbisdale Castle resulted in the police being called.

Lady Carbisdale, who called the castle her "legacy" proposed to buy and renovate the land around the castle by using it as a building plot in what she claims was an attempt to preserve the castle.

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