Berwick has a wonderful collection of Borough Archives which are still kept in the town and give a great insight into its fascinating history. Join Berwick Archivist, Linda Bankier in this online talk for a delve into the archives. This talk will bring the town's history to life through the fascinating stories in the archives. Fought over by the English and Scots, Berwick has been described as "Twixt Thistle and Rose" - a little kingdom in the middle which is a Place by Itself.
About the author
Linda Bankier is the Berwick Archivist and has run the Berwick Record Office for many many years. She has over 30 years experience delving into the archives of Berwick and North Northumberland, researching the history of people and unearthing unusual stories and information about the area in the past.
Linda also enjoys encouraging people to use the archives to understand and celebrate our rich and unique heritage.