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Royal Border Bridge Illuminations

Royal Border Bridge Illuminations

Royal Border Bridge
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Berwick's iconic Royal Border Bridge is illuminated each evening from dusk, with a changing programme of lights.

To mark occasions, raise awareness of causes and to commemorate special dates; the illuminations are set to a significant colour. This creates a special spectacle and a unique opportunity for photography.

Forthcoming illuminations for 2018:

February 14th - Valentine's Day - Pink

March - Endometriosis Awareness Month - Yellow

March 21st - Down's Syndrome Day - Red & Blue

April 23rd - St. George’s Day - white and red

May 12th - ME Awareness Day - blue

May 15th: Pink for Hyperemesis Awareness Day

May 17th: IDAHOT Day (International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia)

May 27th: Red & Yellow for Northumberland Day

w/c June 2nd: Rainbow for Northumberland Pride 

June 18th - 24th: Red and Yellow for Learning Disability Week

August 2nd: Red for Redcoats Event

September 22nd: Green for Mito illness awareness week

October 26th: Orange for Stand up to Cancer 

November 1st: Purple for Pancreatic Cancer Awareness

November 2nd: Blue, post-polio syndrome awareness day

November 30th: Saltire blue & white for St. Andrew's Day

November 30th: Red and Yellow for International Day of Persons with Disability

December 3rd: Red and Yellow for International Day of Persons with Disability

December 7th: Blue for World Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome Awareness Day.


Photographers wishing to share the images they capture; please tag @VisitBerwick


Dates & times for Royal Border Bridge Illuminations, Berwick-upon-Tweed

From To
Monday01/01/2018Monday31/12/201818:00 - 23:00
Daily from 18:00 to 23:00.
Monday 01/01/2018 18:00 Monday 31/12/2018 23:00

Royal Border Bridge Lights are lit every evening, from dusk until approx. 11pm (or midnight during the Summer).


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