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23 Oct 2014 08:30

Borders garden centre reveals plans to grow

PLANS for a £2.5 million expansion of Milestone Garden and Leisure in Newtown St Boswells have been unveiled.

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23 Oct 2014 08:15

Scottish Border Council's great green bin debate

THE latest chapter in the region’s great garden waste saga will be written today.

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23 Oct 2014 08:00

Jailed Selkirk financial advisor made to repay £55,000

A FINANCIAL adviser has been ordered to pay back £55,000 under the Proceeds of Crime legislation.

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23 Oct 2014 07:30

Selkirk biker jailed

A BANNED biker who clocked up his fourth drink driving offence has been jailed for 10 weeks.

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23 Oct 2014 07:00

Galashiels gardener admits £3000 fraud

A LANDSCAPE gardener who admitted a £3,000 fraud has been ordered to carry out 80 hours unpaid work.

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23 Oct 2014 07:00

Selkirk gardener admits £3000 fraud

A LANDSCAPE gardener who admitted a £3,000 fraud has been ordered to carry out 80 hours unpaid work.

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22 Oct 2014 08:30

Masts signal return of Borders Railway

A PROGRAMME of work to install a network of communications masts, which will allow the train drivers to talk to signallers, controllers and other railway managers, is now underway along the new Borders Railway route.

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22 Oct 2014 08:00

Borders businesses put rates at top of agenda

TWELVE leading members of the Scottish Borders Chamber of Commerce met Lord Smith, Head of the Government’s Smith Commission, to speak up for the views of businesses based in the region.

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22 Oct 2014 07:30

'Drunk and disorderly' Galashiels teenager fined

A GALASHIELS teenager who breached his Anti Social Behaviour Order by acting in a drunken and disorderly manner has been fined £125.

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22 Oct 2014 07:00

Borders MSP looks pretty in pink

CHRISTINE Grahame, MSP for Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, has joined the fight against breast cancer by taking part in Breast Cancer Campaign’s flagship fundraiser, wear it pink day.

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22 Oct 2014 06:30

Scottish Borders Council supports Ready for Winter campaign

SCOTTISH Borders Council (SBC) is encouraging residents to take time to prepare for winter now.

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21 Oct 2014 08:18 • Ally McGilvray

Council leader 'surprised’ by rail announcement

LOCAL authority leader David Parker revealed he would be “surprised” if the trains on the Borders Railway were new.

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21 Oct 2014 08:00

'Zilch’ chance of station in Langlee

A NEW train station could be built in Langlee - if local residents have their way.

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21 Oct 2014 07:30

Sale to save Craw Wood in Tweedbank

THE region’s only dementia unit has been saved from closure.

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21 Oct 2014 07:30 • Ally McGilvray

Standard of service at SBC is 'appalling’

ARE we being treated with contempt by Scottish Borders Council nowadays?

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21 Oct 2014 07:00 • David Knox

Garden plans for Selkirk eyesore

AN eye-sore near Selkirk town centre is to be transformed into a garden of remembrance.

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20 Oct 2014 12:30

Search continues for missing man in Borders

POLICE Scotland is appealing for information to help trace a man reported missing in the Scottish Borders.

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20 Oct 2014 08:30 • David Knox

Hope for Sentry Knowe wall

WORK on a collapsed wall at the entrance to a family’s housing estate in Selkirk could begin later this year.

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20 Oct 2014 08:00 • Ally McGilvray

Shoppers are bypassing 'gridlocked’ Galashiels

GALASHIELS is losing out because the town regularly becomes gridlocked, community councillors warned.

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20 Oct 2014 07:30 • David Knox

Referendum returns to Selkirk

SELKIRK is set for another referendum.

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