IN PICTURES: Kelso and Jethart principals meet at Morebattle rideout

Cavalcades from Jedburgh and Kelso followed their respective principals to the traditional tryst at Morebattle.

Monday, 24th June 2019, 12:05 pm
The principals pose for the traditional photo at the Trysting Tree in Morebattle

The rideout marked the first time leading a cavalcade for Jethart Callant Euan Munro and Kelso Laddie Mark Henderson - and our photographer Bill McBurnie was there to capture the occasion on camera.

Callant Euan Munro with right and left-hand men Nick Arnold and Brodie Irvine and herald Rob Reid.
Jethart Callant Euan Munro and Kelso Laddie Mark Henderson lay a wreath at the war memorial.
Jetharts Callant's 2019 and 1959 - Euan Munro and John Donald.
Alex, Darren and Chelsea Gillespie.
Arthur Hastie and John Donald celebrating their 60th Anniversarys of Kelso Laddie and Jethart Callant, flanked by this year's principals Mark Henderson and Euan Munro.
Herald Rob Reid and Callant Euan Munro.
Herald Rob Reid and Callant Euan Munro lead the horses out of town.
Herlad Rob Reid and Callant Euan Munro lead their first cavalcade.
The cavalcade leaves the Bongate bound for Morebattle via Oxnam Road and Crailinghall.
Mum Gail Anderson, with twins Ayla and Erin at Morebattle.
Mel Foggon, Val Neil and Bib Hogg at Morebattle.
Morebattle Dancers, Jenny Thomson, Lottie Wilson, Zoe Cowe and Orlaith O'Brien, (this years Morebattle Games Queen).
Mark Henderson Kelso Laddie flanked by Sean Hook and Craig Logan at Morebattle.
Glorious sunshine met the riders at Morebattle as they made their way to the field.
Jethart Callant Euan Munro lays a wreath at Morebattle war memorial.
Principals dance the reel with school children in Morebattle.
Principals dance the reel with school children in Morebattle.
Principals dance the reel with school children in Morebattle.
Principals dance the reel with school children in Morebattle.
Principals dance the reel with school children in Morebattle.
Orlaith O'Brien, Lottie Wilson, Jenny Thomson and Zoe Cowe danced the reels with the Jethart and Kelso principals.
Callant Euan Munro.
Nick Arnold, Euan Munro, Brodie Irvine and Rob Reid with 1959 Callant John Donald.
The Jethart principals.
Kelso Laddie Mark Henderson addresses the crowds.
Herald Rob Reid and Callant Euan Munro lead the horses out of town.
Jedforest Instrumental Band and Jedburgh RBLS Pipe Band play together to lead the Jethart cavalcade into Morebattle.
Michael Maroni, Guest Speaker at Morebattle.
Jethart Callant Euan Munro addresses the crowds.