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    The Hawick Paper

    ‘Traditions to the fore’ as virtual Common-Riding nears launch

    Friday, April 30th, 2021
    Ex-Cornet Chris Ritson, of the Gallant Few Common-Riding club, was just one of a host of entertainers filmed performing song and verse as part of this year’s virtual celebrations which start on Wednesday night. PICTURE: ILF IMAGING

    Widely recognised as the largest of the Borders festivals, Hawick Common-Riding is set to maintain that position with a mammoth virtual celebration which begins on Wednesday night.

    Following the success of last year’s inaugural online Common-Riding, the 2021 showcase promises to be even bigger and better – and The Hawick Paper can exclusively reveal details of several forthcoming events.

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