Brian is new Herald

Jethart Callant's Festival has announced that the Herald selected by the Ex-Callants and Heralds to take over the role for the next 3 years will be Brian Marshall.
Jethart Callant's Festival has announced that the Herald selected by the Ex-Callants and Heralds to take over the role for the next 3 years will be Brian Marshall.

Jethart Callant’s Festival has announced that Brian Marshall will take over as the Herald for the next three years, having been selected by previous Callants and Heralds.

Brian, 55, of Swinnie, will take over from Alan Learmonth. Brian first followed the Jethart Festival in 1987, and gained his Redeswire badge in 2000. He is married to Carol and will be supported by sons Ross (21) who first followed on horseback in 2014 and Rory (19) who has followed for many years on bike.

Brian said: “I don’t think the enormity of the honour has sunk in yet for myself or my family and I can’t wait to get started on preparations.” Picture: BorderFestivalPhotographs@facebook.com.