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Scotland looks to Disney for tourism boost


Scotland - renowned for its stunning landscapes, whisky, haggis, kilts and bagpipes - attracts some 16 million people each year and the tourist authorities are hoping Disney could help boost the numbers further.

A new animated film - Brave - tells the story of warrior princess Merida, an archer living in the Highlands in the 10th Century. But will a Disney fantasy really attract more visitors to the real Scotland?

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