Individuals and walking groups from Churches in the Diocese are invited to join Bishop Brian on a Borders Pilgrimage in the Steps of St Cuthbert. Meeting at the Corn Exchange (in the town centre) in Melrose at 10:45am sharp on Saturday 1st May; visiting Melrose Abbey before setting off for Dryburgh Abbey. There are two routes one shorter and less steep than the other. Transport back to Melrose can be arranged. Please bring a packed lunch. Further information from Fred Tomlinson (Synod Clerk – 0131 667 6224,email@example.com ) or Maurice Houston at Holy Trinity Melrose (01896 822626: firstname.lastname@example.org ).
I shall not be taking part, in case you were wondering if you could walk with me. However, I have no objection to a drive to Melrose and then a wee look round that rather nice handbag and shoe shop and then coffee and a scone somewhere.