23 Apr 2015 15:30
Riot police called to Melrose
RIOT police were called in to the Melrose Sevens this year, it has emerged.
20 Apr 2015 08:30
Busy Bees spring into spring
BUSY Bees nursery in Melrose welcomed in spring with a walk among the daffodils to raise money for Marie Curie Cancer Care.
28 Mar 2015 09:30 • Ally McGilvray
Melrose Opera ends on a high note
HE only joined at the last minute as a favour to a friend and intended to bow out after his first show.
26 Mar 2015 07:30
Final curtain call for Melrose Opera
MELROSE Amateur Operatic Society opened its latest production with a fanfare.
However, it warned it is facing its final curtain call due to a lack of new members.
10 Mar 2015 06:30
Historic development planned for Melrose
A NEW petanque piste proposed for the Borders may have to be built on stilts to avoid damaging the site of an ancient burial ground which includes the heart of Robert the Bruce - the 14th century warrior, king of Scotland, brought to life in blockbuster movie Braveheart.
9 Mar 2015 07:00
William Hill could get his Way
A POPULAR path in Melrose could be named after one of the town’s famous benefactors if councillors take a gamble that they won’t receive any complaints.
9 Mar 2015 06:30 • Ally McGilvray
Melrose councillors held in suspense
FEARS have been voiced that a historic suspension bridge in the Borders could be washed away.
8 Mar 2015 07:30
Failed building firm leaves council with £30,000 roads bill
A CONSTRUCTION company has gone bust before completing the private road network serving luxury houses it built in Melrose.
6 Mar 2015 07:45 • Ally McGilvray
Bunny blitz kills 48 in Melrose
FORTY-EIGHT rabbits were killed in just two nights during the latest bunny blitz in Melrose, community councillors were told this month.
5 Mar 2015 07:30
Pub boss placed on Sex Offenders Register
A PUB boss has been placed on the Sex Offender’s register after being convicted of offences against staff members and a customer.
27 Feb 2015 08:00
Georgina is reaquainted with Queen
MELROSE centenarian Georgina Paterson celebrated with friends at Priorwood Court last week.
26 Feb 2015 08:30
Money grows on Cherry Trees
CHILDREN at Cherry Trees Nursery in Melrose have boosted a fundraising effort by Edinburgh Sick Kids Friends’ Foundation.