3 Mar 2015 15:30
LOCAL MP Michael Moore congratulated Bill and Rosamund de la Hey from Mainstreet Trading as they were announced as runners up at the Best Small Shops Competition reception in Parliament.
3 Mar 2015 12:30
ON Saturday the South Schools 1st X1 Hockey Tournament took place with eight schools competing from across the region.
3 Mar 2015 08:30
A MEMBER of the Royal Family is being lined up to open the £354m Borders Railway on Friday, September 4, when a steam train will make the historic inaugural passenger journey between Edinburgh Waverley and Tweedbank.
3 Mar 2015 07:30
A GOTHIC sculpture from the historic ruins of a Borders abbey has been stolen.
3 Mar 2015 07:30
SCOTTISH Borders Council is to write off £2m of the cash it has already spent on an abortive waste management project at the Easter Langlee landfill site in Galashiels.
2 Mar 2015 08:00
OWNERS of a Borders hotel are hoping to stage a train passenger comeback - after more than 120 years.
2 Mar 2015 07:30
A RETIRED history teacher from Melrose has been awarded an MBE for his voluntary work in neighbouring East Lothian.
2 Mar 2015 07:30 • Ally McGilvray
A BUS driver from the Borders has pledged to run 10 consecutive marathons in 10 days to raise money for a charity that works with vulnerable young people.
2 Mar 2015 06:30
A TORY councillor has denied being insensitive by asking David Parker, the visually-impaired leader Scottish Borders Council, about his expenses.
1 Mar 2015 08:30
TWO enterprising Borders firms – Global Sports Innovation (GSI) and FINDRA - have been named as finalists at the first Sports Business Innovation Awards which will take place on 11th March 2015 in Glasgow.
1 Mar 2015 08:30 • David Knox
NEW kids on the block, Chirnside Chasers, returned from the National Cross Country Championships with a silver team award.
28 Feb 2015 13:30
SIR, I have no hesitation in saying that the SNP government at Holyrood are doing a good job. However, I cannot say the same for the SNP councillors leading the coalition at Scottish Borders Council.
28 Feb 2015 08:30
THE Focus Centre in Galashiels have just purchased a brand new set of New Age Kurling Stones and the Focus Crochet class were the first to try them out.
28 Feb 2015 08:30 • Ally McGilvray
MELROSE Head Coach John Dalziel watched his side take another step towards being crowned Scottish champions for a remarkable fourth time in five seasons, with a victory over neighbours Gala at the weekend, and then claimed: “It’s our Cup and we don’t want to let it go”.
28 Feb 2015 06:30 • David Knox
A POPULAR Edwardian festival in Selkirk has been saved from the history books.
28 Feb 2015 04:30
HAWICK’S resurgence remains unabated with what, in the end, was a comfortable result which sent Edinburgh Accies plummeting out of the Premiership on Saturday at Mansfield Park, writes Atholl Innes.
28 Feb 2015 04:30
EDINBURGH athlete Rory Downie triumphed in the final - and longest - duathlon of the Bowhill series on Sunday.
27 Feb 2015 17:30
SCOTTISH Borders Council has committed funding of £515,000 towards an enlarged and improved museum to celebrate the life and achievements of two-time Formula One World Champion Jim Clark.
27 Feb 2015 10:30
HE only began painting as a way of self-medicating after suffering major injuries in a terrifying car accident.
27 Feb 2015 10:00
EAST Kilbride closed in on second spot after stretching their unbeaten run to 18 weeks at Yarrow Park, writes David Knox.