Berwick-upon-tweed sentence example
For parliamentary purposes it is in the Berwick-upon-Tweed division of Northumberland.
The custom of specially mentioning Berwick-upon-Tweed after Wales, though abandoned in acts of parliament, is retained in certain proclamations.
Berwick-upon-Tweed is governed by a mayor, 6 aldermen and 18 councillors.
In 1482 the burgesses were allowed to send two members to the English parliament, and were represented there until 1885, when the town was included in the Berwick-upon-Tweed division of the county of Northumberland.
The nearest railhead and airport are both in Edinburgh; there are alternative railheads at Berwick-upon-Tweed and Carlisle.Advertisement
There is no better way to appreciate the rural splendor of the Boro of Berwick-upon-Tweed than on foot.