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.
24 Apr 2014 07:00
PRESIDENT Eileen Frame and eight members of Melrose Rotary assisted with the Melrose spring clean.
6 Apr 2014 08:30 • Ally McGilvray
A NEW bus service could be introduced to ease the pressure on parking at the biggest hospital in the Borders, community councillors were told.
5 Apr 2014 09:30
HIS rugby team has just been crowned Scottish club champions for the third time in four years following one of the most exciting ends to a season - ever.
3 Apr 2014 07:30
SHOOTING rabbits in winter is cheaper than gassing them in daytime, community councillors in Melrose have been told.
17 Mar 2014 09:23
POLICE in the Borders are appealing for witnesses following a break-in at a house in Melrose at the weekend.
11 Mar 2014 07:00
SENIOR pupils at St Mary’s School in Melrose will be staging a production of ‘The Pied Piper’ later this month.
5 Feb 2014 07:00
THE grassroots campaign in the Borders for Independence continued to gather momentum with the formation of a ninth local group dedicated to ensuring a Yes vote in September.
25 Jan 2014 09:00
MELROSE snapper David Wolfenden has shown his artistic streak by reaching the finals in a prestigious nature photography competition.
23 Jan 2014 07:00
THE silent bell at Melrose Abbey should soon be chiming again.
11 Jan 2014 09:30 • Ally McGilvray
SCOTTISH Borders Council leader David Parker has warned health chiefs to move quickly to address concerns over problem parking near the region’s biggest hospital - or it will.
1 Jan 2014 09:00
STAFF and practices at Borders General Hospital have grabbed the attention of Denmark’s most-watched news programme.