23 Sep 2014 08:30 • Ally McGilvray

Lucy is a star pupil

HER life was cut tragically short by cancer. But, with the support of her former school, her memory lives on.

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23 Sep 2014 08:00 • Ally McGilvray

Galashiels Academy celebrates success

MOST schools only assess pupils on their exam results. But Galashiels Academy is different.

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22 Sep 2014 08:30

Focus on crochet in Galashiels

WHILE the Great Tapestry of Scotland’s proposed move to the Borders has been making the headlines recently, a new group in the region has been working on their own grand design.

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22 Sep 2014 07:00 • Ally McGilvray

Grave concerns in Galashiels

A CEMETERY in Galashiels is being used as a toilet because of a lack of public loos. Tweedbank Community Council heard of the concerns at the Public Park while

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19 Sep 2014 08:30

Trinity Church on the move

TRINITY Church in Galashiels is on the move as specialist contractors move in to remove asbestos from under the floor of the sanctuary and the hall corridor.

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19 Sep 2014 08:30 • Ally McGilvray

Langlee is buzzing

IT was once ranked amongst some of the country’s most notorious housing schemes in a poverty map of Scotland.

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19 Sep 2014 07:00 • Ally McGilvray

New Galashiels surgery could open in spring 2016

GALASHIELS Community Council heard plans to build a new health centre in Roxburgh Street have stalled in recent months.

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18 Sep 2014 08:30 • Ally McGilvray

Sun shines on Langlee

A CARNIVAL atmosphere filled the air in Langlee at the weekend as hundreds of residents turned out for the housing estate’s annual street party.

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17 Sep 2014 17:30 • Ally McGilvray

Fire station cuts 'a reason to vote No’

FORMER Scottish Borders Council leader Drew Tulley believes the decision to cut staff at the fire station in Galashiels will be felt across the region - and is a reason for voting No in the Scottish independence referendum.

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17 Sep 2014 06:30

Curfew for Galashiels intruder

A SELKIRK man was found at a house in Galashiels in circumstances that inferred he intended to commit theft - a day after being released from court for a similar offence.

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16 Sep 2014 08:30

Energise Galashiels!

GALASHIELS needs an urgent, root and branch re-branding if it is to take advantage of the rail link.

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15 Sep 2014 08:00

Galashiels Academy says 'Aye’ to referendum

IT has been described as the biggest decision the people of the country will face for 300 years.

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15 Sep 2014 07:30 • David Knox

Railway rats find new Langlee lair

SPECIALIST rat-catchers have been drafted into a Galashiels housing estate after the repulsive rodents were spotted entering a block of flats.

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14 Sep 2014 09:30

Winning start from Cornerstone

A COMPLEX needs centre in Galashiels has scooped a national award - less than six months after opening.

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13 Sep 2014 08:30

Fresh Start at Galashiels Rotary Club

FRESH Start Borders is a local charity which helps gives people who may have been homeless or had other difficulties the chance to start a home in their first permanent tenancy.

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13 Sep 2014 08:30 • David Knox

Lives will be lost by fire cuts

A RETIRED fire officer has hit out at the decision to cut staff at the Galashiels station.

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12 Sep 2014 08:30

Borders Book Festival brings Brown to face Galashiels audience

FORMER Labour Prime Minister Gordon Brown will be in Galashiels on Saturday in an event organised by the Borders Book Festival.

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11 Sep 2014 16:30 • Ally McGilvray

New post to oversee 'transformational change’ in Galashiels

A NEW town centre co-ordinator is to be appointed in Galashiels, community councillors heard this week.

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11 Sep 2014 08:30 • David Knox

Galashiels pub at centre of referendum row

WESTMINSTER’S Red Lion and the Cafe Royal in Edinburgh are renowned for their debates on matters of state.

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10 Sep 2014 08:00

Hold the front page!

EVERY week in the Border Telegraph, we dedicate pages to our local schools featuring articles written by the pupils themselves.

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