9 Mar 2014 09:00 • David Knox
WHILE around him his mates were firing bullets and shells in the frozen seas of the Arctic, John Grieve was shooting film.
9 Mar 2014 08:30
Sir, I was studying two items that had just arrived in the post namely flyers from a German discounter with a supermarket in Hawick and one from a Scottish owned food discounter along from Galashiels cop shop.
9 Mar 2014 07:00
PUPILS at Lilliesleaf Primary School have been learning all about what happens to drinking water before turning on a tap, as well as what happens to water once it has been used.
8 Mar 2014 09:00 • Ally McGilvray
A SELFLESS schoolboy who gives up his spare time to play the bagpipes for adults with learning difficulties and complex needs was presented with a special award this week in recognition of his work.
8 Mar 2014 08:30
Sir, I was pleased to see David Mundell taking up the cudgels over the truly awful state of our local roads.
8 Mar 2014 07:30 • Ally McGilvray
GALA Rugby Club are 80 minutes away from being crowned Scottish club champions for the first time in 31 years.
8 Mar 2014 07:00
SCOTTISH Borders Council’s Head of Engineering and Infrastructure has been commended for his dedication to the Borders during a 37-year career with the local authority.
8 Mar 2014 06:30 • David Knox
DRIVING instructor dad, Alan Mcdonald, admits he lost his voice after shouting daughter Rachael onto her first national hunt victory on home soil.
7 Mar 2014 12:30
RESIDENTS in the Borders are to benefit from hundreds of new affordable homes through the further expansion of the award-winning National Housing Trust initiative (NHT).
7 Mar 2014 09:00
A BORDERS couple who both lost a leg in a horror car crash will take brave steps in a bid to raise cash for the hospital that helped them.
7 Mar 2014 08:30
Sir, Margaret Allison states that independence supporters want ‘to determine our future according to what is best for all people living here and to be valued as a nation for what we are and can be.’ What on earth does that mean?
7 Mar 2014 07:00
YOUTHBORDERS, the Borders Local Youth Work Association has been shortlisted for the National Youth Worker of the Year Awards 2014.
7 Mar 2014 06:30 • Ally McGilvray
GALA try scorer Euan Dods helped the Maroons score their first away victory over Stirling under the guidance of Head Coach George Graham, in their penultimate game of the season, and then beamed: “We’re now in pole position to win the league.”
6 Mar 2014 13:30 • David Knox
THE future hopes of other Borders teams joining the Lowland League took a setback on Monday.
6 Mar 2014 11:30 • David Knox
SELKIRK duo Rowan Marr and Zaynah Aziz both collected medals at the Scottish 3000 metre championships in Glasgow.
6 Mar 2014 09:30 • Ally McGilvray
GALA have been handed a home draw against Glasgow Hawks in the semi-final of the RBS Cup.
6 Mar 2014 09:00
THE winners of the 2014 Borders Sport & Leisure Celebration of Sport Awards were revealed at a celebratory dinner and ceremony held at the MacDonald Cardronna hotel on Friday.
6 Mar 2014 08:30
A BITTER row over the creation of a £250,000 state-of-the-art play park in Earlston is continuing to rumble, despite the project receiving planning consent in December last year.
6 Mar 2014 08:30 • David Knox
THE contracted company who care for the elderly and frail across the central Borders has been heavily criticised over poor time keeping - yet again.
6 Mar 2014 08:30
Sir, Last week I received an interesting calling card through my letterbox concerning the problem of dog poo which is not taken and binned by some shameless nameless dog owners.