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The Home Front: Berwick in 1915

Follow the links below to find out more about life in Berwick-upon-Tweed during the First World War.

These extracts from local newspapers were researched and transcribed by our project volunteers:


Wartime Charity and Fund-raising in Berwick: 1915


“Lights Out”


Preparations for Enemy Landings


Zeppelin Raid on Northumberland: 1915


Military Tribunals in Berwick; 1916