Berwick between the Wars

Bankhill, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 1BE

Join Dr Elisabeth Wilson on a walk around some of the places mentioned by her father, Jock Richardson in his memoir of growing up in Berwick in the 1920s and 1930s.

Based on Elisabeth's research for editing and publishing the memoirs of her father - A Berwick Boyhood - she will take people around parts of Berwick mentioned, telling stories of her own family and also the social history of the time.

Event Times

Friday 16 September: 14:00
Sunday 18 September: 15:00

Booking Details

Pre-booking: Required

Go to:
Booking opens: 15 August 2022 09:00
Booking closes: 18 September 2022 12:00


In some sections there is an alternative route for wheelchair access.

COVID-19 Considerations

This event will run in line with local & national government guidelines at the time of the festival.

Additional Information

Max 20 people per tour/session. Lasts about an hour Contact for the day: Berwick HODS - 07365 800503


The walk starts outside the Loovre at the top of Bankhill.