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Royal Border Bridge Illuminations

Royal Border Bridge Illuminations

Royal Border Bridge
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Berwick's iconic Royal Border Bridge is illuminated each evening from dusk, with a changing programme of lights.

To mark occasions, raise awareness of causes and to commemorate special dates; the illuminations are set to a significant colour. This creates a special spectacle and a unique opportunity for photography.

Forthcoming illuminations for 2017:

April 23rd St. George’s Day - white and red

May 12th ME Awareness Day - blue

May 17th Neurofibromatosis Awareness Day - blue

May 28th Northumberland Day - red and gold

June 19th – 23rd North Star Learning Disability Awareness Week - yellow and red

August 5th - MacMillan Cancer Support North East - green

September 22nd - 24th - Barnardo's North East - green

October 31st Halloween - orange

November 10th – 12th Armistice Weekend - Poppy Red

November 30th St. Andrews Day Saltire - blue and white

November/December TBC Berwick Christmas Lights Switch on - red and green

December 1st World Aids Day - red

December 3rd UN International day of disability, yellow and red

December 24th-26th Christmas - red and green

January 1st 2018 - white

Photographers wishing to share the images they capture; please tag @VisitBerwick


Dates & times for Royal Border Bridge Illuminations, Berwick-upon-Tweed

From To
Sunday01/01/2017Sunday31/12/201718:00 - 23:00
Daily from 18:00 to 23:00.
Sunday 01/01/2017 18:00 Sunday 31/12/2017 23:00

Royal Border Bridge Lights are lit every evening, from dusk until approx. 11pm (or midnight during the Summer).


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