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Photo: Brian Sutherland

They're having a ball!

Official Opening of Handicrafts, Galashiels with MSP Christine Grahame.

The new store with the handy delivery option

Selkirk's new recycling centre (55310091)

Fly-tipping fears as recycling centre closes

Black Bob (55304520)

Statue plans for Selkirk's most famous canine

The town's new post office will re-open on Friday, February 19.

Temporary closure at Lauder post office

Multi agency flooding team head for Ettrick

Multi agency flooding team head for Ettrick

An image of what the stolen mountain bikes look like

Two high-value bikes stolen near Galashiels

A silver Vauxhall Vectra, with four occupants, is being connected with the incidents after it was spotted at several locations.

Police investigate after nine break-ins are linked

Research suggests as many as one in 10 of 15-year-olds in the Borders are regular smokers

Call for action on teenage smokers

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Three charged with hare coursing in the Borders

Closures in place at Hawick Recycling Centre for across February and March

Temporary closures of Hawick Recycling Centre

SBC is warning residents to be prepared for the potential for surface and river flooding and travel disruption

Weather warning for heavy rain

Peebles girl Amy Clancy's Galashiels store, LA Bridalwear, scooped the Best Bridal Retailer in Scotland award

LA Bridalwear crowned Scotland's best bridal retailer

Council leader David Parker this morning confirmed up to 130 jobs will be cut at Newtown

130 jobs getting the axe at SBC

Disatisfaction stats across Scottish Borders Council services revealed this week in a Scottish Household Survey

Council defends ratings drop on their services

Anne Donnelly, Christine Gray, Susan Cook, Sybil McCabe, Annie D'Agrosa, Peter Burnie and Douglas Turnbull are preparing for the 150th anniversary.

Celebrating 150 years at St Joseph's


Doug Niven and Doddie Weir join the Hall of Fame in 2015. (55221695)

Who will join the Hall of Fame?

Denholm Primary (55262090)

Denholm claim netball's Primary Cup

Opening try scorer Lwando Mabenge charges through for Selkirk. (55214858)

Cup joy is just the tonic for Selkirk

Melrose v Currie (55167782)

Alarming display sees Melrose miss out

Gala Harriers women's team (54589701)

Harriers return from the Highlands with gold

Scotland U20 Head Coach John Dalziel (54532518)

Scots boss Dalziel: We're ready for England

President Graham Low helped clear the Netherdale pitch. (54357152)

It's time for summer rugby

Bryony Patterson with her bronze medal. (54351903)

Indoor medal haul for Borders athletes

Andrew on his way to victory. Photo: John Graham

Former Melrose doctor wins Mongolian marathon

Dave Scott (54353683)

Kissing Bigotry Goodbye at Yarrow Park

Selkirk’s winning team at the 1978 Kilmarnock Sevens - Mick Craig, John Smail, Billy Rutherford, Dougie Gill, Nick Bihel, John Rutherford (capt.) and Terry Fairbairn.

Tributes for Billy Rutherford

Stuart Noble (53561859)

Cup joy at Gretna

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Neil's in training to join the fittest on earth

Kathryn White of the Scottish Wildcats women's team, Simon Cullen of Borders Pet Rescue with Rio, and Kenny Paterson of Gala CC launch the sponsored dog walk at Meigle Park. Photo: Brian Sutherland.

50 Rovers match at Meigle Park

National Sport

Dave Kearney has warned Ireland about the importance of shutting down France's dangerous backline threats

Ireland must shut down France Sevens star Virimi Vakatawa - Dave Kearney

Toni Minichiello, left, won't pressurise Jessica Ennis-Hill, right, to compete in Rio

Toni Minichiello calls for Britain's Olympic preparation camp to be moved

Adam Johnson appeared in the dock at Bradford Crown Court on Wednesday

England footballer Adam Johnson admits child sex charge

Premier League clubs are coming under pressure to resist increasing the price of tickets

FSF chairman hopes publicity over ticket prices sways Premier League clubs


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