Royal couple to visit Borders next week

HRH The Duke of Rothesay visits Abbotsford House. Prince Charles was taken round  the house by the guides then showed around the walled gardens by Head Gardener Billy Hughes. Pictured here with bust of Sir Walter Scott in the background.
HRH The Duke of Rothesay visits Abbotsford House. Prince Charles was taken round the house by the guides then showed around the walled gardens by Head Gardener Billy Hughes. Pictured here with bust of Sir Walter Scott in the background.

Prince Charles and Camilla will visit the Borders on Wednesday, June 12.

The couple, known as the Duke and Duchess of Rothesay in Scotland, will visit Moorbrook Textiles’ Robert Noble Mill in Peebles, the School of Textile and Design at Heriot-Watt University’s Galashiels campus, and Johnston’s of Elgin in Hawick.

Prince Charles is patron of the Campaign for Wool.

The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh are to visit the Borders on July 3.