Melrose in August 1998, Scottish Borders

[Photo: Fire engine]

Bavarian Fire-Fighters in Melrose

A group of fire-fighters from Plattling, Bavaria will visit Melrose and the Borders for 5 days at the end of August.
The exchange will enhance the cultural and social relationship between the two areas and follows a visit by Melrose fire-fighters to Bavaria in March.

Hundreds of pipers descend on Melrose for the pipe band contest.

Pipers, Drummers, Drum Majors and Highland Dancers from all over Scotland and Northern England compete in the annual pipe band contest.

1998 Festival

Melrose in June

Melrose in May

August 25 1998