Melrose Festival 2001

Melrose Festival Tour

Melrosians travel to Newstead, Trimontium, Gattonside, Abbotsford, Darnick and Melrose Abbey.

Installation and Crowning

Thursday 21 June: The Installation of the Melrosian and Crowning of the Festival Queen were drenched in sunlight, despite dark clouds earlier in the day.

Festival Fancy Dress

Wednesday 20 June: A great turnout once more for the Melrose Festival Fancy Dress Competition in Gibson Park. See how many faces you recognise!

Melrose Festival Special Ride Out 2001

Monday June 18: Almost 500 riders, but this year mounted on bicycles.

Melrose Family Fun Day 2001

Sunday June 17: With kind weather, the Family Fun Day proved to be a great success.

Appointment Night

Charles Robson, Melrosian Elect 2001. Also: Appointment Night Gallery

Festival Queen and Court

Festival Queen Karen Oliver with her Attendants, Courtiers, Heralds and Trainbearers. Includes photographs and interviews and art competition.

Festival Programme

From the wreath laying at the War Memorial on June 17 to the Melrose Cricket Club 'Sixes' at Huntlyburn on june 24.

Further Melrose Festival 2001 reports will be added to this page.