Berwickshire


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Berwickshire

(bĕr`ĭkshər, –shĭr) or

Berwick

(bĕr`ĭk), former county, SE Scotland. Under the Local Government Act of 1973, Berwickshire became (1975) part of the new Borders region (now the Scottish Borders council area).

Berwickshire

(until 1975) a county of SE Scotland: part of the Borders region from 1975 to 1996, now part of Scottish Borders council area
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The service has operated since 2007, initially as a shared service and, since 2012, on an agency basis with Eildon Housing Association delivering the service to Berwickshire Housing Association and Waverley Housing.
Wife Clare, 41, of Duns, Berwickshire, said the family - including the couple's daughter Leigh, 15, and son Nathan, 11 - had been told "everyone's worst nightmare".
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