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Earlston thief is jailed

23 Jul 2014 08:30

A SERIAL thief who stole over £1,000 worth of property from cars parked in Earlston has been jailed for 168 days.

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Teenager robbed Galashiels pensioner

23 Jul 2014 08:20

A TEENAGER who broke into the Galashiels home of an 81-year-old woman in the early hours of the morning, has escaped a jail sentence.

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Lauder motorists three-and-a-half times the alcohol limit

23 Jul 2014 08:00

A BANNED motorist was more than three-and-a-half times the alcohol limit when he drove into a Lauder garage forecourt for petrol.

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Explosion at Borders Fine Arts results in £10,500 fine

22 Jul 2014 09:30

AN investigation by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) following an explosion at Borders Fine Arts, Langholm in 2012 revealed health and safety breaches which have resulted in a £10,500 fine for the parent company Enesco Limited of Carlisle.

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Selkirk Flood Protection Scheme in full flow

22 Jul 2014 09:30

IT is only one month since the £31.4million Selkirk Flood Protection Scheme officially began but already the advanced works are significantly progressing.

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Foodbank Epidemic

CLOSE to 100 starving households in the Borders are relying on Foodbank handouts every week writes Mark Davey

Future of Gathering in doubt?

Braw Lads’ Gathering is something magical

It’s been an honour

Best birthday present in the world

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Hawick woman admits contempt of court

A LONG-SERVING sheriff jailed a woman for 30 days for contempt of court in the last ever case he dealt with.

Delhi Dancers reunion in Hawick

Man charged in connection with theft

Walking for Natalya

Hawick health worker banned and fined

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West Linton's workaholic comes home for the Games

WHEN Chris O’Hare lines up for his heat of the 1500 metres next Friday he will know for sure that nobody has worked harder to be there.

23 Jul 2014 13:30 • David Knox

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Guy likes to be beside the seaside

23 Jul 2014 12:00 • David Knox

WHEN the Victorian engineers were building a promenade along the seafront in Eyemouth they had no idea that they would be playing their part in a Borders athlete’s bid for Commonwealth Games glory.

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Our lucky 13 set to light up Glasgow

23 Jul 2014 11:30 • David Knox

THE eyes of the Commonwealth will turn to Glasgow later today (Wednesday). And for 13 lucky Borderers they are about to fulfil their sporting dreams.

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Mick returns to lead Philiphaugh pack

18 Jul 2014 07:30

SELKIRK Rugby Club has a new president. He is former player Mick Craig, who took office at last week’s annual general meeting.

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The Michael Moore Column

4 Jul 2014 12:30

LIBERAL Democrat MP Michael Moore represents residents in Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk in the UK Government. Here, he writes exclusively for the Border Telegraph...

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Thanking you

2 Jul 2014 09:30

Sir, St Margaret’s RC Primary School held its annual Summer Fayre on Saturday, June 14.

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Council Leader 'failed to win hearts and minds’

30 Jun 2014 13:30

Sir, Last Friday, along with my husband, I attended the meeting at Tweedbank where Scottish Borders Council (SBC) Leader David Parker was to say why he was backing Scottish Independence.

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Borders landscape is threatened by rash of wind farm development

26 Jun 2014 14:30

Sir, The Border Telegraph website has recently carried two 'news’ stories about Banks Renewables sponsoring Hawick Rugby Club and Peter Scott Knitwear. These items appear to show the wind farm developer in a very positive light, as no doubt their PR company intended.

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Shoogle yer way to Galashiels this weekend

SHOOGLE Aye! will be one of the most vibrant cultural events to burst from the Borders this summer and it takes place on Saturday in Galashiels.

23 Jul 2014 09:30

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Gillies comes to Galashiels

16 Jul 2014 16:30

THE work of one of Scotland’s most distinguished and influential artists of the 20th century is now on show at Old Gala House.

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Size matters at Bowhill exhibition

11 Jul 2014 10:30

SOME of the world’s most important miniature portraits have gone on display near Selkirk.

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