9 Apr 2015 09:30 • Stephen Mahon
Deputy First Minister 'open' to railway extension
DEPUTY First Minister John Swinney has said the government may consider extending the Borders Railway to Carlisle.
9 Mar 2015 08:00 • David Knox
Lauder locks for Little Princess Trust
IT all began with a six-year-old girl’s wish to help children who suffer hair-loss during cancer treatment.
21 Jan 2015 07:30
Death of gamekeeper a 'tragic accident'
THE death of a gamekeeper in the Borders was a tragic accident after his own rifle discharged, a sheriff has ruled.
20 Jan 2015 08:30
Lauder's Jade is a cut above
A CHILD cancer victim’s plight has inspired a Lauder girl to donate her locks to the Little Princess Trust.
25 Dec 2014 07:30
Lest we forget
WE are all fortunate enough to live in Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale and able to enjoy our stunning countryside and towns with their important traditions and friendly neighbours.
19 Dec 2014 08:15
Safety guidelines issued following farmer’s death
SAFETY guidelines have been issued following the death of a well known sheep farmer from the Borders earlier this year.
15 Dec 2014 08:30
LAUDER Christmas Lights Switch on proved to be a great success this year with around four to five hundred people supporting the event.
4 Dec 2014 08:15
Farmer’s shoe lace became entangled with rotating blade
A FARMER was dragged into a grain auger after it became entangled with his shoe lace, a fatal accident inquiry has been told.
4 Nov 2014 08:30
Fantastic fundraising from Tour de Lauder
FUNDRAISERS from Lauder have been named as the best in Scotland.
The organising committee from the annual Tour de Lauder event were named Fundraising Group of the Year last week.
16 Oct 2014 08:05
Council Leader welcomes new homes in Lauder
A NEW housing development built on the site of the old primary school in Lauder, which had lain derelict since the new school opened five years ago, was officially opened this week.
15 Oct 2014 08:00
New stained glass window unveiled in Lauder
A STAINED glass window depicting Lauder Common Riding was unveiled at the town’s Public Hall this week.
3 Oct 2014 06:30
Fatal accident inquiry to be held into death of Lauder farmer
A FATAL accident inquiry is to be held into the circumstances surrounding the death of one of the Borders best known farmers.