The 21st Festival, a week long celebration of walking and the Borders countryside will be hosted by Galashiels from 6th to 12th September
This year’s brochure is available online by clicking on the picture below
or contact us if you would like a paper copy
Gala Water shall not hold me –
Tho’ its mem’ries fair enfold me –
Nor many-gabled Abbotsford, so stately and so still;
For I’ll hasten to the vision
Of a valley fair, Elysian,
And gaze on Scotland’s Eden from the spur of Gala Hill.
Excerpt from The Borderland by Roger Quin.
Read the full poem and a small selection of others here