25 Jan 2015 14:30
GALASHIELS music promoter Bill Jeffrey has unveiled exciting and ambitious plans to bring 100 bands to the town over a single weekend.
23 Jan 2015 09:30
WITH the winds eased compared with the previous two days, nineteen members of the Scottish Borders Hill Walking Club met at Melrose, all appropriately dressed for the wet conditions forecast.
20 Jan 2015 16:30
FLAME-HAIRED songbird Carol Decker admits she can’t wait to set flight for Selkirk.
19 Jan 2015 16:30
NEWLY-COMMISSIONED songs based on the work of Robert Burns will get their first airing at a series of workshops taking place across Scotland over Burns Weekend.
17 Jan 2015 16:30
AN award-winning actor, screenwriter, radio star and musician will headline an evening of Scot’s music and verse in the Borders next weekend.
16 Jan 2015 16:30
I HAD a good break over midwinter although inevitably found myself occasionally on what some may call a “busman’s holiday”.
15 Jan 2015 16:30
FOR the past week there has been a juvenile Little Grebe on the loch at Tweedbank. This is the smallest grebe in Britain and fairly common around the region.
14 Jan 2015 16:30
ONCE again, bad weather hit Scottish Borders Hill Walking Club’s New Year’s Day walk, which members decided to make a full-day walk…some hope with the wind and rain!
13 Jan 2015 10:30
A COCKTAIL of folk, gospel, Americana and soul will be served up at this month’s String Jam Club in Selkirk.
12 Jan 2015 10:30
THEY have been at the forefront of chamber music for over two decades. And next week the tremendous Gould Piano Trio will pull into Melrose to perform works by Brahms, James MacMillan and Schubert.
10 Jan 2015 09:30
ON a cold but beautiful blue sky morning fourteen members met in Nutwood Car Park, Melrose for the fortnightly Sunday walk.
1 Jan 2015 16:30
THERE was plenty of festive cheer to go around at Bowhill last weekend as visitors turned out in droves for the Estate’s second Christmas Fair.
26 Dec 2014 09:30
SCOTTISH Borders Hillwalking Club met for its latest walk on Sunday, December 14.
20 Dec 2014 10:30
FESTIVAL Lass Skye Houston lit up Walkerburn last weekend.
14 Dec 2014 16:30
FAMILIES in the Bordersare being invited to choose the next exciting piece of playground equipment to land at Bowhill House and Country Estate.
13 Dec 2014 16:30
GET together with other singers in the area to celebrate new Scottish songs based on Burns
12 Dec 2014 11:30
A MAGICAL show is being rehearsed this week in Walkerburn Public Hall with its first public showing on Friday.
11 Dec 2014 16:30
SHE was this year named BBC Radio Two’s Folk Singer of the Year.
10 Dec 2014 09:30
COMBINE a knicker maker and a Braw Lass stir well and out pops a perfect pantomime.
9 Dec 2014 16:00
A SERIES of exciting Christmas activities have been lined up for visitors as the festive season gets into full swing at Bowhill.