Dates for Borders Heritage Festival in Melrose announced

The festival launch will take place at the Harmony Garden in Melrose Credit: Google maps

Dates for the annual Borders Heritage Festival have been announced.

The festival will take place from the 1st to the 30th of September and will involve a range of walks, talks, exhibitions and theatre productions.

It is described as a celebration of innovation, architecture and design.

The launch of the festival is set to take place on Thursday 20 July at at the Harmony Garden in Melrose, Scottish Borders, where people can find out more about the programme of over 200 events.

Historical re-enactors, the Borders Youth Theatre, and Matt Seattle - the Borders Piper, are all set to perform.