23 Oct 2014 08:30
PLANS for a £2.5 million expansion of Milestone Garden and Leisure in Newtown St Boswells have been unveiled.
23 Oct 2014 08:15
THE latest chapter in the region’s great garden waste saga will be written today.
22 Oct 2014 08:30
A PROGRAMME of work to install a network of communications masts, which will allow the train drivers to talk to signallers, controllers and other railway managers, is now underway along the new Borders Railway route.
22 Oct 2014 08:00
TWELVE leading members of the Scottish Borders Chamber of Commerce met Lord Smith, Head of the Government’s Smith Commission, to speak up for the views of businesses based in the region.
22 Oct 2014 07:00
CHRISTINE Grahame, MSP for Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, has joined the fight against breast cancer by taking part in Breast Cancer Campaign’s flagship fundraiser, wear it pink day.
22 Oct 2014 06:30
SCOTTISH Borders Council (SBC) is encouraging residents to take time to prepare for winter now.
21 Oct 2014 08:18 • Ally McGilvray
LOCAL authority leader David Parker revealed he would be “surprised” if the trains on the Borders Railway were new.
21 Oct 2014 07:30 • Ally McGilvray
ARE we being treated with contempt by Scottish Borders Council nowadays?
20 Oct 2014 12:30
POLICE Scotland is appealing for information to help trace a man reported missing in the Scottish Borders.
18 Oct 2014 07:30
PAUL Wheelhouse has emerged as the least costly local MSP when it comes to expenses claims.
17 Oct 2014 08:30
BEATING the blues has become a whole lot easier with the creation of a new pick-me-up service offered by the local health board.
17 Oct 2014 07:30
A BORDERS councillor has been suspended for three months after admitting “an error of judgement” and breaching the councillors’ code of conduct.
16 Oct 2014 07:00
A DRUNKEN Stow teenager pulled the wing mirror from a car parked outside and head-butted the vehicle after leaving an 18th birthday party.
16 Oct 2014 06:30
A 31-YEAR-OLD man has admitted riding his mountain bike dangerously and causing injury to a girl aged nine.
15 Oct 2014 07:00
HEALTHCARE facilites in the Borders are “alert and prepared” for any case of the deadly Ebola disease.
15 Oct 2014 06:40
PLANS have been unveiled for a new supermarket on the edge of Duns.
15 Oct 2014 06:30
CHRISTINE Grahame, MSP for Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale has welcomed the Scottish Government’s draft budget for 2015-16, which includes continued investment in the Borders.
14 Oct 2014 07:00
SCOTTISH Borders Council will do all it can to revitalise the shopping streets in our town centres.
13 Oct 2014 08:00
SIXTEEN elected members and officers of Scottish Borders Council made a 700-mile round trip last week to visit a state-of-the-art waste treatment facility (WTF) at the Bristol port of Avonmouth, writes ANDREW KEDDIE.
13 Oct 2014 07:15
THE Selkirkshire village of Midlem recorded the region’s highest turnout at the recent Scottish Independence Referendum.