Time to Explore Northumberland & the Scottish Borders Derek Sharman MBE. Tour Guide since 1988 Tel: 01289 330218 - Email: timetoexplore@btinternet.com
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Discover the history, stories and unspoiled landscapes of Northumberland and the Scottish Borders in the company of a friendly and informative tour guide

Derek Sharman MBE, B.A. (Hons), Tour Guide since 1988..


around Berwick-upon-Tweed and its unique Elizabethan fortifications

11.00am Monday to Friday

(Easter to mid-October)

Start outside the Public Library/Tourist Information Centre, Walkergate, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1DB

£9.00 per adult (accompanied children FREE)

Friendly - Informative - Entertaining - Superb Views

Each tour lasts approximately two hours and includes entry to

The Gunpowder Magazine (when keys are available, courtesy of English Heritage)  and the 18th century Bankhill Ice-house (courtesy of Berwick Preservation Trust)

   The route is easy walking and traffic-free - Dogs on leads are welcome

Please note that tours are sometimes cancelled to accommodate group bookings

Contact the TIC or ‘phone our mobile 07960 062005 to check that a tour is operating

Time to Explore also offers services for visiting groups including an on-coach guide and help in planning tour itineraries and activities tailored to suit particular interests

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