16 Oct 2014 08:05
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
A STAINED glass window depicting Lauder Common Riding was unveiled at the town’s Public Hall this week.
3 Oct 2014 06:30
A FATAL accident inquiry is to be held into the circumstances surrounding the death of one of the Borders best known farmers.
24 Sep 2014 08:00
TWINS at Lauder Primary School were all smiles after celebrating their first day at school.
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.