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28 Jul 2015 08:00

Justice not being delivered

A POST sub-master has hit out at the justice system as it emerged a violent robbery on his premises will go unsolved.
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28 Jul 2015 05:30

Pensioner punched partner

A DRUNKEN man who assaulted his partner has been ordered to be of good behaviour for the next six months.
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27 Jul 2015 06:30

Robber left DNA at scene

A 26-YEAR-OLD man has admitted a raid on a local post office to steal alcohol after leaving his DNA at the scene of the crime.
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24 Jul 2015 07:30

Railway will make Galashiels more attractive

THE boss of an expanding pharmaceutical company says Galashiels is “a great place from which to run an international business.”
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23 Jul 2015 08:30

Group seeks to energise Galashiels with water power

IT will cost millions of pounds to develop and could take a decade to fully install, but plans to put Galashiels in the vanguard of urban hydro-electricity generation have taken a tentative step forward.
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23 Jul 2015 07:30

Galashiels charities left out in the cold

THE future of the Borders Deaf and Hard of Hearing Network will be discussed today (Thursday) after it was forced to leave its premises in Galashiels.
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23 Jul 2015 06:30

'Sensational’ interest as Galashiels market awaits funding decision

AROUND 60 business and local organisations have now expressed an interest in taking a stall at a market complex being planned for the former Post Office building at the top of Channel Street in Galashiels.
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22 Jul 2015 08:30

Man charged with demanding woman cuddle him

A 28-YEAR-OLD man has been accused of entering a house uninvited and getting into bed with a sleeping woman.
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20 Jul 2015 11:30

Heroin found dumped on public footpath in Galashiels

HEROIN with a potential street value of £1950 has been found on a public footpath in the Ladhope area of Galashiels.
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20 Jul 2015 08:30

Bill artistically ticks all the Golden Ticket boxes

ONE of Bill Lees’ earliest memories is lying in a hospital bed in Edinburgh during a bombing raid by German aircraft on three British ships under the Forth Rail Bridge.
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20 Jul 2015 05:30

Galashiels firm a Clear winner

A GALASHIELS businessman was celebrating this week after his company saw off competition from 60 rival firms to win a coveted award earlier this month.
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18 Jul 2015 08:30 • Stephen Mahon

How much do you Love Gala?

LOVE Gala? Do you fancy yourself as a budding photographer? If so, the Border Telegraph might have just the thing for you.
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18 Jul 2015 07:30 • Stephen Mahon

Fiona is a cut above

WHEN Fiona Mallett, from Galashiels, heard about the good work the Little Princess Trust does for children suffering from cancer, she felt compelled to help in any way she could.
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18 Jul 2015 06:30

New centre is child’s play

BRAW Lad Cameron Pate officially opened the new Early Learning and Childcare centre at Balmoral Primary School in Galashiels.
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17 Jul 2015 08:30 • Ally McGilvray

Pipe band facing uncertain future

IT is an instrumental part of the Braw Lads’ Gathering celebrations.
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14 Jul 2015 08:30

End of an era at Galashiels Academy

A TOTAL of nine teachers said goodbye to Galashiels Academy last week.
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13 Jul 2015 08:30

Eddie registers his passion for railways

EDDIE Czajka has a theory about where his passion for railways came from.
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10 Jul 2015 08:30 • David Knox

Skipping into summer at St Peter’s

WHAT began as a health project has turned into a sporting epidemic at St Peter’s Primary School.
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9 Jul 2015 18:30

Galashiels teenager threatened to rip mum’s head off

A TEENAGER who was involved in a bust-up with his former partner and also sent threatening text messages to his mother has been fined a total of £350 at Selkirk Sheriff Court.
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9 Jul 2015 11:30

Man charged following Post Office raid

A 26-YEAR-OLD man is due to appear before Selkirk Sheriff Court today (Thurs) in connection with a break-in and theft at a Post Office in Galashiels earlier this week.
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9 Jul 2015 08:30

Sex Register for peeping Tom

A 20-YEAR-OLD man who held his mobile phone above a toilet cubicle in a superstore to film the people has been placed on the Sex Offender’s register.
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9 Jul 2015 06:30 • Stephen Mahon

Funeral car recovered following Border Telegraph Facebook appeal

A COUPLE who had their funeral car stolen in Galashiels at the weekend have praised the rapid response of police in locating the vehicle - and their Facebook friends.
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6 Jul 2015 08:30 • Ally McGilvray

A first for Langlee Carnival

A CARNIVAL atmosphere was building in Galashiels this week.
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6 Jul 2015 07:15 • Ally McGilvray

Braw Lads’ Gathering is something we should be telling the world about

IT has been described as bigger than Christmas in the Borders.
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5 Jul 2015 08:30 • Ally McGilvray

Best thing I’ve ever done in my life

THE Braw Lads’ Gathering enjoyed a scorcher this year.
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