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Early Morning Walk – Sunday 31st May 2020

Uncategorised Posted on Sun, May 31, 2020 11:09:51
St. Mary’s Parish Church
Lady Kitty’s Garden
Nungate Bridge
Lady Kitty’s garden
Lopsided Do’Cot – Lady Kitty’s Garden
Alleyway into Pleasance.
Waterside Bistro
St. Mary’s Parish Church from under Nungate Bridge.
Pathway to Victoria Bridge.
Victoria Bridge
Auld Alliance Irises in Hardgate
Auld Alliance Irises [ 2nd year ]
Haddington Town Clock
Court Street.
Court Street.
West Church – Haddington .
Home – Knox Court Garden.
Knox Court Irises.
Photograph from Friday’s walk – Swan Family on River Tyne.

Photographs – Irene Higgenbotham – May 2020.


Last of the photos of Visit French Visitors from Aubigny. August 2019

Uncategorised Posted on Fri, May 29, 2020 11:37:07

Haste ye back !

Gilles Charbonnier introduces Jacques Baranger in his own inimitable way entertains his audience with great fun and laughter. Bravo Jacques !

Haste ye back – Jacques !!!

Madame Isabel Vivet , President Jumelage Aubigny says a few words of thanks.

Presentation of Gifts – Isabel Vivet & Martine Destenave

Madame Martine Mallet & Provost John MacMillan exchange a few words of thanks.

Presentation of Gifts – Provost John MacMillan – Madame Martine Mallet – Mr. Gordon Boyd – and gentleman ?

Madame Martine Mallet & Provost John MacMillan saying final words.

Auld Lang Syne. !!!!!

Farewell Scotland.

All photographs with thanks Christian Couture. [ Aubigny ] 2019



Haddington after a shower of rain – A walk to Burn’s Well .

Uncategorised Posted on Tue, May 19, 2020 11:22:27
Robert Burn’s Mother’s Well….. [ on Bolton Road ]
Wild garlic growing next to Burn’s Well.
Rapeseed growing in fields
White Bridge over river Tyne.
Hawthorn overlooking river Tyne.

Photographs – Irene Higgenbotham. 19th May 2020



Few more photographs of the Ceilidh/ farewell party for French visitors – August 2019

Uncategorised Posted on Fri, May 15, 2020 13:15:19
Gawn yirsel Jacques !
Well Hello !

These are all the ” Dancing ” photos…… see next time the Presentation of Gifts and good wishes for safe journey home.

Photographs with many thanks by Christian Couture – hope you enjoyed !



More images of our Farewell Ceilidh / Party – August 2019

Uncategorised Posted on Mon, May 11, 2020 15:21:56
I’m too tired John.


More photos of French Visit August 2019 – Ceilidh / Party – Town Hall.

Uncategorised Posted on Wed, May 06, 2020 09:13:25

Photos by Christian Couture with thanks.



Farewell Ceilidh to our French guests in Haddington Town Hall – August 2019.

Uncategorised Posted on Thu, April 30, 2020 11:24:25

More Photos to come ………. watch this space !

Photos by Christian Couture – August 2019 with many thanks.



to Continue- visit to Berwick upon Tweed by Visitors from Aubigny – August 2019

Uncategorised Posted on Sun, April 26, 2020 11:59:55
More than 150 years ago, on 19th June 1859, the first service was held in the newly built Wallace Green Church…
The Berwick Stocks.
Main Street, Berwick upon Tweed.
Berwick’s Town Hall & gaol – The centre of the Community became the market, where transactions were agreed. The location of the original market cross in Berwick cannot be determined for certain. The present site of Town Hall which may have been the site of the Tolbooth . The main use of the building seems to have been a Court, although it was also used as a prison and also used as a Met or office for weights and measures.
The prisoners in the Tollbooth were generally expected to provide their own keep while in goal
The Border between Scotland & England.
Barns Ness- Lighthouse on coast. Lighthouse & out buildings now flats.
Visit to Dunbar coming soon………… Irene Higgenbotham.

With grateful thanks to Christian Couture for Photographs. April 2020.



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