Berwick upon Tweed History Society

Welcome to the Berwick History Society site.

Berwick-upon-Tweed is the northern most town in England and is steeped in history with it being only 2.5 miles from the Scottish border.

The Berwick History Society was formed to promote an interest in local history and to bring together all those interested in the history and traditions of the community. The aims of this website are to provide :-
  •   details of forthcoming events   
  •   information about previous speakers and events
  •   details about membership and the Committee
  •  information on the projects that Berwick History Society has been involved with and give links to further information
  •  links to websites detailing historical information about Berwick

The next Berwick History Society meeting will held at the
Parish Centre, Parade, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DF on 9th October 2019 at 7.30pm

The first meeting of the season is a joint one with our friends from the Civic Society.

" Through Ice and Fire"
A talk by Leona J Thomas on the Russian Arctic Convoy Diary in1942 is based on her father's memoirs.


   Berwick History Society programme for 2019 - 2020

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  • Membership

    Please click here to find out further details about membership and the committee

  • Forthcoming events

    Please click onto the image for details of future talks.

  • Projects

    Please click on the image to see projects the History has been involved in.

  • Historical Berwick

    This page gives further information of just some of the fascinating history in and around Berwick.

Header image taken from Meg's Mount giving a stunning panorama view of Berwick and the surrounding area. Copyright with Colin Anderson
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