3 Mar 2015 15:30
MP congratulates Mainstreet Trading on best Small Shop competition
LOCAL MP Michael Moore congratulated Bill and Rosamund de la Hey from Mainstreet Trading as they were announced as runners up at the Best Small Shops Competition reception in Parliament.
8 Feb 2015 13:30
Perfect 10 for Newtown
AFTER a decade of delighting audiences members of the Acchord Ladies Acappella Chorus tucked into some tenth anniversary cake.
27 Jan 2015 11:30
Abbotsford - Building by numbers
IT was once the Borders home of renowned author Sir Walter Scott.
18 Jan 2015 16:30
Local photographers in the frame
THE work of four local photographers has caught the eye of judges in a national competition.
11 Jan 2015 09:30
Gala album showcases George’s US connection
IT’S the dream of many an aspiring recording artist to work with the finest session players on the other side of the pond.
2 Jan 2015 16:30
Pupils star in Christmas church service
SCHOOLCHILDREN found a novel way of telling the Christmas story - by acting out the First World War truce between Britain and Germany.
31 Dec 2014 16:30
RECENTLY I was given a copy of a book by Mark Cocker who for many years has been exploring the East Anglian countryside based on the Norfolk Parish of Claxton.
23 Dec 2014 10:00 • Ally McGilvray
Braw panto in Galashiels
IT was a show few will have heard of beforehand. But, for those who took part, it is one they will never forget.
22 Dec 2014 10:30
Borders magazine could flourish, claims award-winning editor
THE Borders-born editor of an award-winning news and lifestyle magazine believes there is space in the market for a similar publication to flourish in the region.
21 Dec 2014 10:30
Santa lights up Melrose
CHRISTMAS came early in Melrose at the weekend.
18 Dec 2014 10:30
IN the last fortnight I have visited the east coast, firstly to Eyemouth and secondly to Spittal. On the first visit I scanned both Eyemouth Bay and the sea of Spittal.
16 Dec 2014 09:30
I RECENTLY saw representations made to the local MSP John Lamont the member of the Scottish Parliament for Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire by local birders about the parking arrangements for visitors to the Site of Special Scientific Interest at Hule Moss on Greenlaw Moor.