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Attractions

 

Heatherslaw Light Railway

A 15" gauge steam railway running from Heatherslaw, 6.4km to Etal Village - a return journey of 50 minutes.
www.heatherslawlightrailway.co.uk

Robert Smails Printing Works

Step back in time to the beginning of the century. Try typesetting by hand and watch the printer at work. www.nts.org.uk

The Union Chain Bridge

Completed in 1820 the bridge was then the longest suspension bridge in the world. It remains the oldest and is still open to traffic.
www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk

Chain Bridge Honey Farm

Started in 1948 by William Selby Robson, this family business has a lovely visitors centre with products relating to bees, close to Berwick-on-Tweed by the Union Bridge. Old farm machinery is housed in the grounds.
www.chainbridgehoney.co.uk

Jim Clark Room

To commemorate the 25th anniversary of Jim Clarks death in 1993, Berwickshire District Council refurbished the 'Room' to provide a museum. The world motor racing champion was killed on April 7th 1968 in an unimportant F2 race at Hockenheim, Germany.
www.scotborders.gov.uk

Ticketty Boo

A delightful shop situated in the Hirsel Country Park, Angela Clay-Parker has a charming array of home accessories, vinatage furniture, lighting, childrens items and fabrics. Items can be personalised and commissions undertaken.
www.tickettyboo.co.uk

Scottish Borders Donkey Sanctuary

This sanctuary provides a caring home for donkeys and mules in need of love and attention.
www.donkeyheaven.org

Babingtons Cottage has sponsored a donkey; Twinkletoes.

Heatherslaw Light Railway Union Chain Bridge on the Tweed by Horncliffe Ticketty Boo Scottish Borders Donkey Sanctuary