Videos tagged with "gretna green"
Gretna green - Learn British Culture [01:40]
Another video I made for my now defunct channel Learn British Culture. I was on my way to the Wigtown Book Festival.
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Our Wedding Day in Gretna Green, part 2 [09:53]
Tags: scotland, weddings in scotland, gretna green, gretna, anvil, weddings, Wedding, Day, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Our, Scottish, Celtic, Highland, Future, Green Day, Band, Talk, Festival, Time, happy, family, ceremony, higgins, sinclair, ajhiggins, 2009
Gretna Green - Scotland's haven for runaway brides [01:38]
Before the law was changed, Gretna Green was famous as the place to which underage couples eloped from England to get married, as parental permission was not necessary in Scotland. The village just happened to be the first place over the border, and the village blacksmith the marriage "celebrant" as all that was required was the witnessing of the couple's mutual promises.
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