Ayton Local History Society

Programme

The programme of talks for 2021/22 is shown below. Everyone is welcome to attend either by joining for an annual membership of £7 or by paying for individual talks at £3 each. Apart from April, all are held in Ayton Community Hall, starting at 7.30pm.

2021

September 28th

The Scholar the Wizard and the Seer – 13th century Borders through the lives of Duns Scotus, Michael Scott and Thomas the Rhymer

Isabel Gordon

 

October 26th

Lindisfarne Castle, it’s the fort that counts

Nick Lewis

 

November 30th

Whisky and Gin Smuggling in the Cheviots & the Borders

Graeme Watson

 

2022

January 25th

Our River Stories of the Tweed

Jim Gibson

 

February 22nd

Berwick Photo Centre Collection

Cameron Robertson

 

March 29th

(AGM)

Herstory – A look at some aspects of history through women’s eyes

Isabel Gordon

 

April 26th

Visit to John Muir’s Birthplace and Museum, Dunbar