On Friday 17th August Mark met with Craig and Becci Speers and their family to trace the family roots of her Armstrong family. They now reside in Southport and were keen to find out how their family ended up in that area.

We search for lost and ruined churches around Jedburgh, then investigates who was buried in Jedburgh Abbey to make it such a sacred place.

We follow the path of the Catrail, this time in a Southerly direction. We make a vital distinction of how this man made ditch has played an influence on modern day culture in the Scottish Borders

William Leggat of Cavers A different kind of Statue in the Scottish Borders William Leggat of Cavers was a simple-minded lad who lived in in the 1700s. Willie worked at Cavers House, though he doesn’t seem to have been paid. However Lady Cavers is recorded as giving Willie’s sister “12/- for a new suit, 2/- for the making of it and 1/6 for a pair of shoes”. In other words young