1 Sep 2015 16:11
Youth 'knocked down' in Galashiels
EMERGENCY services have been called to Galashiels following a report of a youth being knocked down by a car near the town's secondary school.
1 Sep 2015 11:30
Breaking: Restriction order after £1k heroin find in Galashiels
POLICE found around £1000 worth of heroin when they raided a Galashiels flat.
30 Aug 2015 06:30
Former soldier receives benefits fine
A GULF WAR veteran who failed to declare his armed forces occupational pension while filling out benefits forms has been fined £400.
29 Aug 2015 06:30 • Ally McGilvray
Councillor warns of motorcycle menace
A MOTORCYCLE menace is being blamed for giving a local councillor restless nights.
27 Aug 2015 08:00
Dumped! Council to abandon landfill at Easter Langlee
EASTER Langlee in Galashiels will cease to be a landfill site and will be decommissioned between 2017 and 2021.
27 Aug 2015 07:00
Galashiels is hotspot for arson attacks
THE Galashiels and District ward of Scottish Borders Council was the scene of 15 of the 41 fires which were started deliberately in the three months to June 30.
26 Aug 2015 07:30
Gala in Bloom wins supermarket sweep
VOLUNTEERS have helped spruce up an eyesore in Galashiels ahead of the railway's return.
25 Aug 2015 07:30 • Ally McGilvray
Now ditch 'aye-been' attitude
SCOTTISH Borders Council’s depute leader John Mitchell has welcomed plans for a new 50-bed hotel development in Galashiels and claimed it is now time for naysayers to ditch the “aye been” attitude the region is renowned for.
25 Aug 2015 07:00
Braw send off for Jim
HE’S been the voice of the Braw Lads’ Gathering for 30 years.
24 Aug 2015 07:30
Angela’s poignant tribute to victims of Scotland’s 'secret history’
A GALASHIELS-born sculptress is cementing her reputation as one of Scotland’s foremost civic space artists with a poignant new work, set to be unveiled next month.
23 Aug 2015 08:30 • Stephen Mahon
New group for Mums on the Run
GETTING back into exercise after having a baby can be an uphill struggle.
21 Aug 2015 07:30 • David Knox
New Langlee school unveiled
DETAILED plans for a replacement primary school in the Langlee area of Galashiels have been unveiled.