29 Jul 2014 13:30
BORDERS MP, Michael Moore, and Scottish Borders Council Leader, David Parker, have announced plans to carry out a 97 mile sponsored walk entitled the “Great Tweed Trek”.
29 Jul 2014 08:30 • David Knox
TWO fencers from the Borders had a lucky escape after playing a game of rugby with an unexploded bomb.
28 Jul 2014 09:30
MORE than £9,000 has been raised for Radio Borders Cash for Kids from the cross-border Wooler Wheel Borderlands cycling event.
28 Jul 2014 08:30
DESPITE anecdotal evidence to the contrary, Scottish Borders Council’s pest control department says it has not seen an increase in the number of requests it has received about rats in Galashiels.
28 Jul 2014 07:30
MEMBERS of the public will continue to have their say at meetings of Scottish Borders Council’s planning committee.
28 Jul 2014 06:30
SOCIALIST firebrand Tommy Sheridan is bringing his pro-Independence Hope over Fear Tour to Galashiels next month.
27 Jul 2014 07:30 • David Knox
POLICE in Selkirk are working with housing officers in a bid to quieten down blocks of flats in Bannerfield.
26 Jul 2014 08:30 • David Knox
HOUSEHOLDERS living above a controversial wall in Selkirk have hit back at councillors.
26 Jul 2014 08:30
LAST-ditch talks aimed at ending a bitter dispute between the Scottish Borders Housing Association (SBHA) and its manual staff ended in failure on Monday.
25 Jul 2014 08:30 • David Knox
A LOCAL councillor believes Borderers should get behind a massive biking event rolling into the region next month - despite widespread disruption.
25 Jul 2014 08:30
A BUSINESSMAN elected to Scottish Borders Council in 2012 is under investigation by a national watchdog.
25 Jul 2014 06:30
POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a racially aggravated assault in Eyemouth on Tuesday evening (22nd July).
24 Jul 2014 08:30
A STUDENT from Hawick has received a top academic excellence award in biology at Queen Margaret University’s (QMU) recent graduation ceremony held at the Usher Hall in Edinburgh.
24 Jul 2014 08:30
A 62-YEAR-OLD man returned from holiday to find his property had been raided and a four-figure sum of gold jewellery had been taken from inside.
24 Jul 2014 07:30
THE Galashiels branch of the Royal British Legion has no plans for a service in the town to mark the start of the First World War in August.
24 Jul 2014 06:30
THE removal of local radio news bulletins from the BBC’s online service has been described as a “backward step” by a Borders MSP.
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.
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.
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.
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.