A huge thanks from all who attended to all the team at Berwick-upon-Tweed who made the National Association of City and Town's Sheriffs of England and Wales' Annual General Meeting and Conference Weekend 2022 such a great event.
Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th September 2022
Acknowledgements and thanks to Robert Yardley, Lichfield (professional photographer), Canon Alan Hughes and Susan Hughes for many of the photographs on this page
Friday 23rd September
A welcome reception at the Guildhall with drinks and a hot buffet and met by the Piper.
We made the local press!
After lunch, members and guest enjoyed a choice of excursions. Canon Alan Hughes provided a short overview of Berwick's rich history to help provide some background.
To read it follow the link below.
A boat trip on the River Tweed
A guided tour of the Guild Hall and the Town's Elizabethan Walls
A bus trip to the Chain Bridge and Honey Farm
Chair David Brown addresses the dinner and guest speaker Cameron Robertson entertains everyone with a witty and relevant speech.
Saturday evening's Dinner was held at the Guildhall.
Sunday 25th September.
Sheriffs met at the Guildhall for the Procession to Berwick Parish Church to take part in the 10 am Service
Herding cats springs to mind as the photographer tried to get everyone in some sort of order for the official photograph!
A copy of the official photograph (mounted as above) is available for £10
Please click on the link below for details of how to get your copy.
But we got there! The official photograph is now available for purchase
Coffee and tea was served prior to the fond farewells.