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SANTA'S Grotto and donkeys are just two of the new attractions featured in this year’s Scott’s Selkirk.
6 Dec 2013 08:30
6 Dec 2013 07:30
A WATCHDOG has taken Scottish Borders Council to task for twice failing to comply with the technical requirements of Freedom of Information (FoI) legislation.
6 Dec 2013 07:30
A 47-YEAR-OLD man is due to appear in court in connection with the theft of thousands of pounds worth of clothing from a Borders company.
6 Dec 2013 07:30
SUNDAY, December 8, sees Innerleithen getting Switched On for the fourth time with a whole programme of events, entertainment, shopping and activities leading up to the switching on 'of the best lights in the Borders’ at 4.30pm.
6 Dec 2013 06:30
IT has only been operating for six months. But it is already saving lives.
A week in pictures
THE restoration of an historic river crossing near Galashiels is due to finally get under way in the spring of next year.
A GROUP of Selkirk businessmen are about to commission a feasibility study into bringing a textiles museum to the town.
CHAOTIC scenes surrounded the region’s largest hospital on Monday as wardens dished out hefty £90 parking fines.
IT was Galashiels which monopolised the horsey headlines earlier this year when home-grown jockey Ryan Mania steered Aurora’s Encore to victory in the Grand National.
THE brand new Lauder Health Centre was officially opened today by The Hon. Gerald Maitland-Carew, Lord Lieutenant of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale.
POLICE in the Borders are appealing for witnesses following the theft of a £48,000 tractor in Jedburgh.
6 Dec 2013 08:30 • Ally McGilvray
FORMER Melrose star Scott Wight this week admitted Gala are in pole position to win the RBS Premiership this season.
5 Dec 2013 08:30
MELROSE utility back Sam Chalmers revealed he was still “mortified and embarrassed” after being banned from rugby for two years for using prohibited substances.
4 Dec 2013 07:30
MELROSE kept up the pressure at the top of the Premiership at The Greenyards in a game that added value to Borders matches.
4 Dec 2013 07:00 • Ally McGilvray
GALA moved another step closer to being crowned Scottish Club Champions for the first time in 31 years at the weekend.
6 Dec 2013 12:30
Sir, After reading Susan Hill’s impression last week of Selkirk Community Council, as a current serving member, I can’t disagree with one word she said.
4 Dec 2013 14:30
Sir, I read with some unease the catalogue of grievances levelled by your correspondend against his/her former employer in support of sentiments expressed in an article regarding Graeme McIver.
4 Dec 2013 06:30
Sir, The helicopter tragedy in Glasgow has had an effect on us all and our deepest sympathy goes out to the victims and others of this horrendous incident.
3 Dec 2013 17:30
LAST autumn there was a large number of Herring Gulls using the Langlee Rubbish Tip for daytime feeding, a phenomenon that is seen around the UK.
6 Dec 2013 10:30
GALA Water Singers have a lot to smile about and are inviting everyone to join them.
5 Dec 2013 12:30
THE second round of the Borders Chess League was played out on Tuesday, November 12, with all four teams playing at Kelso.
4 Dec 2013 11:30
BRIDGES are important on our countryside paths network. Many are a safe crossing over a burn where, without, it would be a long way around.