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LOCAL authority leader David Parker revealed he would be “surprised” if the trains on the Borders Railway were new.
21 Oct 2014 08:18 • Ally McGilvray
21 Oct 2014 08:00
A NEW train station could be built in Langlee - if local residents have their way.
21 Oct 2014 07:30
THE region’s only dementia unit has been saved from closure.
21 Oct 2014 07:30 • Ally McGilvray
ARE we being treated with contempt by Scottish Borders Council nowadays?
A week in pictures
THE boss of the pharmacy firm which has been granted permission to operate in Langlee has admitted he may be forced to rethink his plans if the neighbouring Post Office closes.
THREE generations of the same Selkirk family piped in a regimental reunion.
SCOTTISH Borders Council Leader David Parker has revealed the local authority could perform a dramatic u-turn over its decision to ban vehicles from a sensitive site in Melrose during one of the town’s biggest nights of the year.
HAWICK boxing club continue their busy start to the season tonight (Friday) at the Fallin Miner’s Club in Stirling.
A NEW housing development built on the site of the old primary school in Lauder, which had lain derelict since the new school opened five years ago, was officially opened this week.
A BORDERS councillor has been suspended for three months after admitting “an error of judgement” and breaching the councillors’ code of conduct.
19 Oct 2014 12:30
DISABILITY footballers from the Borders enjoyed a winning start to life in the big league last week.
18 Oct 2014 12:30 • Ally McGilvray
THEY have been crowned Scottish champions three times in the last four years.
18 Oct 2014 11:30 • David Knox
A TREND over the past decade or so has seen managers somehow find 'the positives’ when their teams are well beaten.
18 Oct 2014 07:30 • Ally McGilvray
IN terms of rivalry it is on a par with Scotland versus England, Celtic versus Rangers, or Hibs versus Hearts.
18 Oct 2014 09:30
SIR, The headline on the Border Telegraph front page last week, did not reflect the very sensible discussion that took place at the Galashiels Community Council.
17 Oct 2014 09:30
SIR, Your newspaper never fails to bring up interesting stories each week.
16 Oct 2014 09:30
SIR, I am disgusted to learn that Scottish Borders Council sent 16 councillors to look at a new waste plant in Bristol.
15 Oct 2014 09:30
Sir, Whenever the local media refers to the general population in our area the name “Borderers” is used as if the people were a tight knit homogeneous group.
20 Oct 2014 16:00
OH Yes! We have had a fairly good summer followed by one of the driest Septembers on record but that does not stop the Right Angle Theatre Company preparing for their annual pantomime.
18 Oct 2014 16:00
PUNK-POP poet and one-man-band Ste McCabe is making a date with the Borders as he launches his latest album.
17 Oct 2014 16:00
FIFTEEN members of the Scottish Borders Hill Walking Club assembled at Lauder on Sunday, October 5.