Dirleton

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Dirleton is a village ae parish in East Lothian, Scotland aboot 20 miles (32 km) east o Edinburgh oan the A198. Dirleton lies atween North berwick (east), Gullane (west), Fenton Barns (south) an the Yellowcraigs Nature Reserve , Archerfield Estate an the Firth o' Forth (north). Gullane parish wis joined tae Dirleton parish in 1612 by an Act o' Parliament fur "Golyn (as 'twas anciently spelt) is ane decaying toun, 'n' Dirleton is ane thriven place."[2]

Two Weeks in September[eedit | eedit soorce]

The 1967 British-French picture Two Weeks in September ( Á Cœur Joie) wis filmt in the area. The picture starred Brigitte Bardot an Laurent Terzieff an wis directed by Serge Bourguignon. Scenes fur the picture wur shot oan location in Dirleton Castle an oan the beach at Gullane in September 1966. The cast bided at the Open Arms Hotel in Dirleton. [1]

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  1. https://www.bfi.org.uk/films-tv-people/4ce2b6bbced7a