Berwick

Reverend and the Makers

Acts announced for inaugural Lindisfarne Music Festival

Musicians from the North East and further afield will entertain at the inaugural music festival near Holy Island

New display highlights Northumberland's very own Burrell collection

Left: Ciaro bazaar, from the Berwick Burrell collection; Right: Dancers by Degas, from the Berwick Burrell collection
Berwickshire shipping magnate who bought his first work of art with money given to him for a cricket bat donated hundreds of items

More than 40 years in the front line: Sir Alan Beith's life in politics

Berwick MP Sir Alan Beith
Liberal Democrat MP Sir Alan Beith has represented Berwick-upon-Tweed since 1973 but is set to stand down in May.

North East venues awarded Arts Council capital funding

Arts Centre, Washington
Four North East arts venues have received six figure Arts Council grants to improve their facilities

Susan Stenger's popular audio visual installation to tour Northumberland

Susan Stenger, Sound Strata of Coastal Northumberland, 2014
Susan Stenger's artwork inspired by the music and geological features of the Northumberland coast is making a comeback
Left: Ciaro bazaar, from the Berwick Burrell collection; Right: Dancers by Degas, from the Berwick Burrell collection

New display highlights Northumberland's very own Burrell collection

Berwickshire shipping magnate who bought his first work of art with money given to him for a cricket bat donated hundreds of items

More than 40 years in the front line: Sir Alan Beith's life in politics

Berwick MP Sir Alan Beith
Liberal Democrat MP Sir Alan Beith has represented Berwick-upon-Tweed since 1973 but is set to stand down in May.

The Battle for Berwick: Tories and Lib Dems neck-and-neck in race for election

David Cameron with Sir Alan Beith (second left) Julie Porksen (second right) and Anne-Marie Trevelyan (right)
Regional Affairs Reporter Rachel Wearmouth takes a look at how things are shaping up in the North East's key marginal seat
Chisholm Bookmakers on Briardale Road, Blyth, Northumberland

Chisholm Bookmakers' directors disappointed in six figure losses

The family-run North East chain blamed expensive media rights costs for the impact on profitability

Falling farm price trend will be reversed over next year, says RICS

David Coulson
Survey highlights "huge variation" of sale prices in the region

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

Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne
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

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

Pat Reed with son Paul at Thirston House in Northumberland

Property gallery: Northumberland family home serves up a slice of history

Amanda Vigar, of V&A Vigar & Co (Darlington) LLP and Mohammed Bashir and Christine Bell, of Boro Taxis. Picture: Keith Taylor

Stewart McNicholl is named as North East young director of the year

The North East Excellence Awards 2015.

North East Hotel Excellence Awards celebrate the best in the industry

 

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