2 Mar 2015 08:00
OWNERS of a Borders hotel are hoping to stage a train passenger comeback - after more than 120 years.
2 Mar 2015 07:30
A RETIRED history teacher from Melrose has been awarded an MBE for his voluntary work in neighbouring East Lothian.
2 Mar 2015 06:30
A TORY councillor has denied being insensitive by asking David Parker, the visually-impaired leader Scottish Borders Council, about his expenses.
1 Mar 2015 08:30
TWO enterprising Borders firms – Global Sports Innovation (GSI) and FINDRA - have been named as finalists at the first Sports Business Innovation Awards which will take place on 11th March 2015 in Glasgow.
28 Feb 2015 08:30
THE Focus Centre in Galashiels have just purchased a brand new set of New Age Kurling Stones and the Focus Crochet class were the first to try them out.
28 Feb 2015 06:30 • David Knox
A POPULAR Edwardian festival in Selkirk has been saved from the history books.
27 Feb 2015 08:00
MELROSE centenarian Georgina Paterson celebrated with friends at Priorwood Court last week.
27 Feb 2015 07:30
COUNCILLORS have expressed doubts over the ability of the Borders Sport and Leisure Trust (BSLT) to run the cultural services – museums, libraries, arts and community centres – currently delivered by Scottish Borders Council.
27 Feb 2015 07:30
GALASHIELS remains the only Borders town where clubbers can drink till 3am at weekends.
26 Feb 2015 13:30
INTERNATIONAL rugby returns to Galashiels this weekend, as Scotland Under 20s line-up against Italy in the Under 20s Six Nations Championship.
26 Feb 2015 08:30
CHILDREN at Cherry Trees Nursery in Melrose have boosted a fundraising effort by Edinburgh Sick Kids Friends’ Foundation.
26 Feb 2015 07:30
AN abusive patient appeared from custody and admitted aggressive behaviour at Borders General Hospital at the weekend.
26 Feb 2015 06:30
THE family of a Selkirk pensioner who died after hitting her head while leaving an ambulance at a hospital entrance have insisted the accident was avoidable.
26 Feb 2015 06:00
PLANS to turn a former youth hostel in Melrose into a private home have been submitted with Scottish Borders Council.
25 Feb 2015 08:00
YOU can bet your bottom dollar that the sun will come up in Selkirk tomorrow.
25 Feb 2015 07:30
“THERE is no plan to close community hospitals and no hidden agenda.”
25 Feb 2015 07:00
THE Gytes Leisure Centre in Peebles is helping soldiers to recover from the stresses of active service by providing two crown water fishing permits to the charity Fishing for Heroes.
25 Feb 2015 06:30
SCOTTISH Borders Council has announced that the number 120 bus (formerly the number 20) linking Kelso, Jedburgh and Hawick will continue until at least August 2015.
25 Feb 2015 06:00
BORDERS MP Michael Moore today showed his support for local athlete Lucy Porteous and encouraged residents to back the GB team’s fundraising campaign to support their participation at the Special Olympics 2015 World Summer Games in Los Angeles.
24 Feb 2015 09:30
POLICE are appealing for help to help trace a 64-year-old man reported missing from Galashiels.