3 Jun 2014 08:30
BRAW Lad Gavin Young and Braw Lass Alice Mackay were given a Royal welcome by Lauder last weekend as the countdown to a summer of festivities continued.
7 May 2014 12:10
POLICE are treating the death of a 37-year-old man, whose body was discovered near Carfraemill, Oxton yesterday (Tuesday), as ‘unexplained’.
13 Apr 2014 07:30
AN increasingly popular cycle challenge which started as a friendly challenge between friends a few years ago is set to raise £20,000 for a fund named after a local man and keen cyclist who died from a sudden heart attack.
12 Apr 2014 07:30
THE trust which runs historic Thirlestane Castle will lose out on £850,000 if the Scottish Government rejects plans for a major new wind farm between Lauder and Stow.
17 Jan 2014 09:00
THEY have always been the best of friends.
27 Nov 2013 12:00
THE brand new Lauder Health Centre was officially opened today by The Hon. Gerald Maitland-Carew, Lord Lieutenant of Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale.
26 Aug 2013 08:30
DEALING with Freedom of Information (FoI) requests is costing cash-strapped Scottish Border Council a small fortune - although no-one knows exactly how much!
17 Aug 2013 07:30
AN apology has been issued by the group who entered a fancy dress competition as paedophile Jimmy Savile and his schoolgirl victims.
31 Jul 2013 09:01
SUNDAY'S Kirkin' o' the Cornet ceremony heralded the start of Lauder's busiest and best week of the year.
27 Mar 2013 06:30
POLICE have issued an appeal for dogwalkers to keep their animals under control around Lauder.
8 Oct 2012 09:30 • Ally McGilvray
SPECTACULAR stunts, live music and action packed races were among the highlights of a family fun day in Lauder at the weekend designed to raise funds for plans to build the Royal Burgh's first ever skate park.
10 Jan 2012 09:30 • Graham Ford
"IT was a brilliant belated Christmas present." That was how John Davidson described the moment when he took a phone call from the Police to inform him that his beloved bike had been found undamaged in Earlston.
17 May 2011 09:33
A GROUP of 40 mums and a couple of dads from the Lauder area have teamed together to take part in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival this month.
17 May 2011 09:30
IT is one of the oldest Common Ridings in the Borders.
16 Feb 2011 09:30 • Ally McGilvray
A FINAL bid has been launched to save the leisure centre in Lauder from closure, we can reveal.
4 Aug 2010 14:52
PEEBLES Cornet Finlay Barber has agreed to take no further part in any of the Border festivals after being charged with the alleged abduction and rape of a teenager.
Updated: 13 Apr 2010 13:37
YOBS caused hundreds of pounds worth of damage after running riot at a local beauty spot last week.
Updated: 15 Dec 2009 14:17 • Ally McGilvray
AN 84-year-old man found dead following a fire at a farm near Lauder is believed to have been living rough.
Updated: 1 Aug 2009 16:24 • Ally McGilvray
HE looked like the happiest man in Lauder; but, in fact, he was the happiest man in the world.