‘OUR FOOD AND DRINK STORY’
Events include the popular Berwick Food and Beer Festivals and a variety of food-themed activities throughout the town.
‘OUR BUILDINGS’ STORY’
An opportunity to visit buildings not usually open to the public.
‘OUR FAMILIES’ STORY’
Berwick Families’ Heritage Festival features the Berwick Family History Show on 3rd and 4th October and
a programme of activities and displays aimed at fostering links with families throughout Britain and beyond who have historical associations with the town. If your family has connections with Berwick, Tweedmouth or Spittal, this is the ideal time to visit us and explore your roots.
‘1715: NORTHUMBRIAN JACOBITES’
Displays, performances and talks marking the 200th anniversary of the capture of Holy Island Castle, on 10th October 1715, by two Northumbrian Jacobites.
‘OUR ARTS AND CRAFTS STORY’
Events include the Berwick Literary Festival (16th to 18th October), an exhibition illustrating Berwick’s printing and publishing heritage and the ‘ Arty-Facts Show’ art and crafts finale (24th and 25th October).
‘OUR SPORTING STORY’
Throughout 2015, Berwick’s sports clubs will be celebrating their history and personalities associated with their sports over the years.