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.
24 Feb 2015 09:30
POLICE are appealing for help to help trace a 64-year-old man reported missing from Galashiels.
18 Feb 2015 06:30
LOCAL MP Michael Moore has described the Scottish Centre of Textiles project as being ‘a step closer’ as a meeting with stakeholders confirmed that the Centre would be based in Galashiels.
17 Feb 2015 15:30
THE Borders Railway will be one of the main talking points at the next Eildon Area Forum on Thursday, February 19.
15 Feb 2015 08:30 • David Knox
RESIDENTS in parts of Langlee are demanding Scottish Borders Council lighten up.
15 Feb 2015 06:30 • Ally McGilvray
DOGS are not banned from any public park in the Borders, council chiefs confirmed this week.
14 Feb 2015 07:30 • Ally McGilvray
THE only leaflet dedicated to Galashiels in the town’s much maligned tourist information point this week was for a meal deal at a local indian restaurant.
14 Feb 2015 06:30 • Ally McGilvray
A GALASHIELS councillor has warned that traffic in the town centre will come to a stand still when the railway returns to the region later this year.
13 Feb 2015 08:00
GALASHIELS father and son Raymond (Hammy) and Grant Hamilton have reflected this week on their new found status as local celebrities.
13 Feb 2015 07:00 • Ally McGilvray
TWO of the biggest budget hotel chains in Britain could be set to play a major role in the revitalisation of the town centre in Galashiels.
13 Feb 2015 06:30
THEY boast one of the best views in the Borders.
12 Feb 2015 08:30 • Ally McGilvray
BUSINESSES in Galashiels have voiced their frustration after being locked out of a meeting to discuss the future of the town centre.
9 Feb 2015 08:35
A GALASHIELS teenager who saved her mum and younger brother from choking to death in two dramatic incidents has been chosen as the first winner of a new national heroism award.
9 Feb 2015 08:30
MARGARET Houston and Kathleen Johnson have both won big at the Pavilion Club.
6 Feb 2015 08:35 • Ally McGilvray
AFTER years of campaigning, controversy and speculation over whether it would ever come, the first train in almost half a century arrived in Galashiels this week.
5 Feb 2015 15:40
COCAINE with a potential street value of £4000 has been recovered from a vehicle seized from an address in Galashiels.
5 Feb 2015 07:30
A FORMER Territorial Army soldier who served in Afghanistan has been convicted of assaulting a “complete stranger” in a Galashiels public house to the danger of life following a three day jury trial at Selkirk Sheriff Court.
3 Feb 2015 08:30 • David Knox
WHEN Steven Turnbull suffered a life-threatening brain haemorrhage almost eight years ago his life changed forever.
2 Feb 2015 17:30
TWO people have appeared from custody at Selkirk Sheriff Court and charged with being involved in two break-ins and thefts from commercial premises in Galashiels last week.
2 Feb 2015 08:30
RUGBY legend Peter Brown has achieved plenty in his 73 years.