13 Nov 2014 07:30
A MELROSE pub doorman has been found guilty of assaulting a customer to his severe injury and permanent impairment following a five day jury trial at Selkirk Sheriff Court.
11 Nov 2014 08:00
A SOLDIER’s 'valour in the face of the enemy’ during the Great War will be set in stone next year.
4 Nov 2014 09:00
FORMER Melrose Provost George Bunyan was awarded the British Empire Medal during a ceremony at his beloved Greenyards on Friday.
3 Nov 2014 08:30
A MELROSE shopkeeper has taken issue with the legal requirement that he and his staff must only demand verification of identification from customers who look aged 25 or under if they are attempting to buy alcohol, it has emerged.
28 Oct 2014 07:30
NEW year-round parking charges could be introduced in Melrose amid fears a lack of spaces is forcing potential visitors to bypass the popular tourist destination.
24 Oct 2014 08:00
A 14-YEAR-OLD youth was charged with stealing alcohol from the Co-op store in Melrose.
14 Oct 2014 07:30 • Ally McGilvray
SCOTTISH Borders Council Leader David Parker has revealed the local authority could perform a dramatic u-turn over its decision to ban vehicles from a sensitive site in Melrose during one of the town’s biggest nights of the year.
10 Oct 2014 08:00 • David Knox
DARNICK residents have failed in a bid to block a housing development on the edge of their hamlet.
30 Sep 2014 08:30
IT is the only rideout of the Melrose Festival - a week long series of events to celebrate the town’s history.
22 Sep 2014 07:30 • David Knox
A MELROSE hotel has been named amongst the best in the Britain.
18 Sep 2014 08:30 • David Knox
A CONMAN who preys on the elderly has relocated to the Borders after being released from jail.
12 Sep 2014 08:30
CHANGE of Ownership at the Hoebridge Inn means a temporary change of venue for Melrose Rotary.
15 Aug 2014 07:30
A BORDERS fundraiser has received a special commendation from Cancer Research UK in recognition of an outstanding contribution to the cause.
4 Aug 2014 08:30
PIONEERING surgeon Harry Williams celebrated his 101st year with friends and family in Melrose last week.
26 Jun 2014 09:30 • Ally McGilvray
MELROSE Festival enjoyed one of its hottest years yet this summer.
24 Jun 2014 08:30
MELROSE is once again in full bloom, as the team finished the planting in time for both the Borders Book Festival and the Melrose Festival.
20 Jun 2014 07:30 • Ally McGilvray
MELROSIAN Fraser Anderson revealed he tried to write a speech summing up what the Melrose Festival meant to him - before the festivities got underway this week. And then admitted: “It’s better felt than telt.”
14 May 2014 08:00
A MELROSE shop owner who made offensive comments towards his wife after finding their joint bank account closed has been ordered to be of good behaviour for the next six months.
10 May 2014 09:00
STUDENT Fraser Anderson graduated with flying colours on his first official appointment as Melrosian Elect on Friday night.
29 Apr 2014 08:00
DARNICK residents have called for a Traffic Order to limit the number of NHS staff parking on their roads.