16 Apr 2014 08:30

Stow teenager 'very lucky’ to avoid 'murder on the dance floor’

A STOW teenager who carried out a bottle attack in a Galashiels nightclub was told he was lucky not to be facing a murder charge.

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16 Apr 2014 07:30

Galashiels bootlegger escapes with fine

A MUSIC fan who traded online in pirate DVDs and CDs – worth over £54,000 – from her website, Angie’s Bootleg DVDs, has been fined £300.

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14 Apr 2014 08:30

Top honour for Gala four

FOUR members of the 1st Galashiels Boy’s Brigade were awarded a top honour during last week’s annual Display Night.

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14 Apr 2014 07:30 • Ally McGilvray

Council gives Galashiels cold shoulder

THEY haven’t always seen eye to eye.

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14 Apr 2014 05:30 • Ally McGilvray

Borders Council responds to criticism over promotion of Old Gala House

A VISITOR information stand in Galashiels still doesn’t contain a single leaflet promoting the town - four years after the community council first complained.

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11 Apr 2014 08:30 • Ally McGilvray

Galashiels council fears 'Liberton’ tragedy

FEARS have been voiced that tragedy could strike in the Borders - unless action is taken to fix a “dangerous” wall.

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9 Apr 2014 17:30 • David Knox

Road Trip’s Gala day

GALASHIELS is set to star later this year in the BBC show Antiques Road Trip - not once, but twice.

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9 Apr 2014 08:30 • Ally McGilvray

Save our Gala Day - fix our Cross

IT plays a central role in a moving ceremony which celebrates the history of the town each year.

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9 Apr 2014 07:30 • Ally McGilvray

Police warn against underage drinking in Galashiels

UNDERAGE drinking continues to be a probem in Galashiels, community councillors heard.

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8 Apr 2014 08:30 • David Knox

Relief boost from Knox bequest

THE old and the needy are set to benefit further from a generous gift to the town of Galashiels.

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8 Apr 2014 06:30

New race in memory of Galashiels schoolboy

A NEW race has been added to a fun run in memory of a schoolboy who died while playing cricket near his home in Galashiels aged nine.

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3 Apr 2014 08:00

Guiding lights in Galashiels

TWO Galashiels groups are positively glowing following a presentation by local opticians Specsavers.

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1 Apr 2014 09:00

Galashiels pupils are good sports

CHEERLEADING, smoothie making, dancing and bench ball were just some of the ways that schoolchildren learned how to stay health in Galashiels.

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25 Mar 2014 09:00

Brownies celebrate big birthday in Galashiels

BROWNIES from Galashiels District celebrated the 100th Birthday of the Brownie movement by inviting the Rainbows, Guides, Senior Section and all the Leaders to their party at the Volunteer Hall, Galashiels on Saturday .

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14 Mar 2014 08:30 • Nadia Vidinova

Tourism row at Galashiels Community Council

A ROW has erupted in Galashiels over the ‘lack of publicity’ for the town.

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8 Mar 2014 09:00 • Ally McGilvray

Galashiels pupils recognised at Academy Awards

A SELFLESS schoolboy who gives up his spare time to play the bagpipes for adults with learning difficulties and complex needs was presented with a special award this week in recognition of his work.

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24 Feb 2014 08:30

£25,000 'vote of confidence’ in Galashiels arts venue

A NATIONAL vote of confidence has been given to the charitable trust which is transforming a former church in Galashiels into a multi-functional arts and performance venue.

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24 Feb 2014 08:30

'Heartbroken’ couple cry fowl with poster campaign

A GALASHIELS couple have described their heartbreak after two of their hens were savaged and killed by dogs in separate attacks outside their home.

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24 Feb 2014 07:30 • Ally McGilvray

Galashiels patient 'two minutes from death'

A PENSIONER this week revealed she fears her sister could die because of inconsiderate motorists in Galashiels.

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23 Feb 2014 08:30 • David Knox

Galashiels store Books place as best cash and carry in Scotland

STAFF at Booker’s in Galashiels beat off every other cash and carry in Scotland last week to land a national award.

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