It was established sometime around the 9th Century.
Today, it is known for its riverfront, its closeness with Scotland, and its bridge.
People Born in Berwick upon Tweed
Berwick upon Tweed in People's Lives
Thomas Boleyn, 1st Earl of Wiltshire: I visited here in 1503 while escorting Margaret Tudor to Scotland, following her marriage. It was one of the last stops we had in England.