Become A Member

Get involved with the Borders Exploration Group

BEG was founded in 1991 and aims to promote social, environmental and cultural development of young people from the Scottish Borders through International expeditions and UK-based activities. To do this it relies on the support of an army of talented and enthusiastic local volunteers and we’d love you to join the ranks.

So read on to discover what BEG membership can do for you!

  • Free entry to varied programme of events, activities and presentations
  • Regular newsletter to keep you up to date with BEG activities
  • Some mini BEG business cards to help spread the word
  • And all for only £10 a year!

BEG has achieved an amazing amount since it was founded in 1991, and your continued support will help it to go on and achieve even more in the future.

Joining is quick and easy – all you have to do is complete the membership form [PDF/DOC] and return it to Ron Sutherland, BEG Membership Secretary, 20 Longhope Drive, Hawick, TD9 0DU and pay your membership fees by one of the following methods:

  1. Pay by standing order.
    It is possible to set up a standing order, which means that your BEG membership would come out of your account automatically each year, until you tell the bank to stop. To do this…

  2. Pay by bank transfer.
    If using this method of payment, please remember to include you name and “MEMBERSHIP” in the reference. Otherwise, you run the risk of your membership not being counted!
    Our account details are as follows:

    • Account Name: Borders Exploration Group
    • Sort Code: 80-16-22
    • Account Number: 00125382
  3. Write us a cheque and send to the membership secretary.
  4. Pay by Cash.
    Please pass any cash payments, either to the membership secretary or to the treasurer.