Wooler and Glendale

Gateway to the Cheviot Hills

Etal Castle

Etal Castle

14th century castle, border warfare exhibition, shop and audio tour.

In 1513 the castle fell to the army of James IV of Scotland during his failed invasion of England. James was killed nearby during the Battle of Flodden, when a hastily recruited army of 20,000 Northerners decisively beat his army of 30,000 Scots.