Berwick

Emily MacKenzie from Slaley in Northumberland is an illustrator who will have her first children's book published on January 15, 2015

Northumberland-born illustrator comes home to launch her debut children's book in Hexham

Emily Mackenzie will be reading and signing WANTED! Ralfy the Rabbit, Book Burglar at Cogito Books

Failed SNP bid to stand in Berwick was about publicity not devolution, says Lib Dem

Julie Porksen, from Hepscott
SNP's Christine Grahame had hoped to stand in Berwick at May's General Election but the move was vetoed by her party

Eric Pickles urged to intervene in 'crisis' hit Berwick Town Council

Eric Pickles has been urged to intervene in the 'crisis' which is said to have embroiled Berwick Town Council over the 'Portas Pilot'

Minister will decide Northumberland Duddo stone circle turbine bid

Don Brownlow at the Duddo Stone Circle
A government minister is to decide a bid for a wind turbine close to the Duddo stone circle in Northumberland

Berwick couple tell the story of Britain - in just 80 pages

Artists Brita Granstrom and Mick Manning
New book by Northumberland writers crams 8,000 years of history into fun format for youngsters

Eric Pickles urged to intervene in 'crisis' hit Berwick Town Council

Eric Pickles has been urged to intervene in the 'crisis' which is said to have embroiled Berwick Town Council over the 'Portas Pilot'

Minister will decide Northumberland Duddo stone circle turbine bid

Don Brownlow at the Duddo Stone Circle
A government minister is to decide a bid for a wind turbine close to the Duddo stone circle in Northumberland

Northumberland photographer impresses judges who select three of his wildlife images for competition shortlist

Bear Family
Members of the public are asked to vote for Steve Wrightson as the competition winner
Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne

Anger over George Osborne's promise of £22.5m for North East rural businesses

The Northern Landowners and Farmers Group has called for an update on £22.5m funding for the Rural Growth Network, announced by the Chancellor in July

Sowing the seeds of success: Beal Farm shares its secrets

Rod Smith of Beal Farm with agronomist, Eric Horsburgh
Berwick-upon-Tweed farmer Rod Smith discusses the factors that have influenced his impressive yields of wheat

Berwick Charolais herd named most improved in England

Jonathan Watson with the Tweeddale Charlois herd
EBLEX congratulates owners Brian Redhead and Jonathan Watson as the Most Improved Herd of Charolais Cattle in England for 2014

About Berwick

Berwick-upon-Tweed is the northernmost town in England situated 2½ miles south of the Scottish border. It is on Northumberland’s east coast at the mouth of the River Tweed and was originally founded as an Anglo-Saxon settlement. For over 400 years it was central to the border war between England and Scotland. It is now a traditional market town.

Videos & Photos

The home of Denise and Crispian Strachan at Clifton near Morpeth

Property gallery and video: Victorian love of space and style near Morpeth

Tragic Bailey Brown, 11, from Alnwick in Northumberland

Family of Bailey Brown from Alnwick pay loving tribute after Christmas Eve death

Alnwick councillor Gordon Castle

Alnwick councillor Gordon Castle set to end 50 years of biking

 

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