Braw Lads Gathering Galashiels 2019 pt2

Published on
29 June, 2019

Synopsis:

The cavalcade of horses reaches the town centre and the people remember the fallen hero’s of Flodden, Ancrum Moor, Bannockburn, WWI and WII, in Galashiels, Scottish Borders

Written by
Mark Nicol

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Braw Lads Gathering Galashiels 2019 pt2

The cavalcade of horses moves into town then the fallen hero’s of Flodden, Ancrum Moor, Halidon Hill, Bannockburn, The Rough Wooing, WWI and WWII are remembered in front of the iconic Border Reiver Statue in Galashiels town centre.

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