Chime scene investigator

Ron Turner of Jedburgh waits for the new year chimes.
Ron Turner of Jedburgh waits for the new year chimes.

Jedburgh antiques dealer and clock expert Ron Turner makes sure one of his favourites – an eight-day mahogany clock with an enamel dial by Victorian maker James Patterson of Edinburgh – is in top condition to bring in the New Year on Saturday night.

photograph: Alastair Watson