Charity Reivers’ Ride

A NEW Reivers Ride will be held from July 22-30 to raise funds for ABF The Soldiers Charity.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 17th March 2011, 9:11 am

Major General Sir Evelyn Webb-Carter, chief executive ABF The Soldiers Charity and seven other riders will be recreating the lives of the Reivers in the Borders by riding through the traditional routes they would have used in Berwickshire.

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The event will pass through Coldstream, Kelso, Philiphaugh, Lauder and Haddington and will end by looking at battlefields in and around Dunbar.

The intention is that the Reivers will be in period costume and an invitation is extended to anyone who has access to a horse to join in with the event.

For more information about the event or about how to get involved please ring Major Roy Robertson, Director ABF The Soldiers’ Charity Scotland Edinburgh Castle, EH1 2YT 0131 tel. 310 5132 or email [email protected]