Belford Centre 3
Bell View Resource Centre,
33 West Street,
Northumberland, NE70 7QF

Meetings on 3rd Saturday in the month at 10.00 am
(No meetings in June, July and August – Summer Break)



Next meeting: 17 November 2018,

9.45 for 10 am

The Cowe Family and Berwick Cockles,  SPEAKER: CAMERON ROBERTSON





Everyone welcome!


Future Events

 Note: At meetings listed as “Members’ Stories” there is no guest speaker but members contribute their own stories, photos, etc., from their own research.

All meetings start at 10.00am and are held at Bell View Resource Centre, 33 West St. Belford normally on the 3rd Saturday morning.

Everyone is welcome, whether a complete beginner or experienced! Some of our members have Northumbrian ancestry and others do not.

At  Members’ Stories sessions  we do not have an outside speaker but contribute our own stories, photos, etc  (on a theme) from our own research.


Date                      Speaker                             Topic


15 Sept    2018                    Margaret Fox          “Lifting the Veil on Past Lives” – looking at our ancestors’ wills and testaments

20 Oct                                    Members’ Stories


17 Nov                                   Cameron Robertson “The Cowe Family and Berwick Cockles”


19 Jan 2019                         Members’ Stories


16 Feb                                    Mike Fraser              “John Mackay Wilson, Writer of Tales of the Borders and Editor of the Berwick Advertiser 1832-35”


16 March                              Duncan Hutt – ” North-east Mills”


27 April        Members’ Stories


18 May         AGM



Branch Reports : See Forum