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1915 rail disaster remembered

The 100th anniversary of the worst rail disaster in the UK’s history is being marked on May 22.

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This week's Down Memory Lane picture was sent in by John Ritchie

Down Memory Lane

This week’s Down Memory Lane picture was sent in by John Ritchie. It was taken sometime between 1905 to 1910 outside the house of renowned Brechin artist David Waterson. John said: “Noted from the internet that Panmure Street boasted a cycle shop - might this have been the very first Scottish cycle club?”

Sunday 28th April 1949, the crowd outside Frances Taits on Castle Gate as sweets came off rationing. Sent in by Mrs Bennett, originally from Highcliffes now of Chirnside.

Sweet Tooth

Irene Bennett, of Chirnside, got in touch this week with a photograph taken on the morning - April 28, 1949 - that sweets came ‘off’ ration after WWII.

Foulden Village Hall

New hall for Foulden

Foulden’s much-anticipated new village hall opened this week in 2005.

Announcements rss

William Miller : Acknowledgement

Published in the Berwick Advertiser on 07 November 2013

Jim Blackie : Acknowledgement

Published in the Berwick Advertiser on 07 November 2013

Charlotte Gregor Todd-Burdin : Engagement

Published in the Berwick Advertiser on 07 November 2013

Sheila Robertson : Acknowledgement

Published in the Berwick Advertiser on 07 November 2013

Margaret Flannigan : Acknowledgement

Published in the Berwick Advertiser on 07 November 2013

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