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21 Dec 2014 10:30

Santa lights up Melrose

CHRISTMAS came early in Melrose at the weekend.

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20 Dec 2014 10:30

Festival Lass lights up Walkerburn

FESTIVAL Lass Skye Houston lit up Walkerburn last weekend.


18 Dec 2014 10:30

Country Diary

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.

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16 Dec 2014 09:30

Country Diary

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.

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15 Dec 2014 16:30

Scottish Borders Hill Walking Club

SCOTTISH Borders Hill Walking Club must be doing something right! After several days of dull, dank mornings we get sunshine and warmth for our club walk which certainly puts a spring in the step.

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14 Dec 2014 16:30

Pick your play-time favourite at Bowhill

FAMILIES in the Bordersare being invited to choose the next exciting piece of playground equipment to land at Bowhill House and Country Estate.

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13 Dec 2014 16:30

Celebrate new Scottish Burns songs

GET together with other singers in the area to celebrate new Scottish songs based on Burns

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12 Dec 2014 11:30

Follow the yellow brick road to Walkerburn

A MAGICAL show is being rehearsed this week in Walkerburn Public Hall with its first public showing on Friday.

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11 Dec 2014 16:30

String Jam Club

SHE was this year named BBC Radio Two’s Folk Singer of the Year.

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10 Dec 2014 09:30

Panto stars put on a right good show

COMBINE a knicker maker and a Braw Lass stir well and out pops a perfect pantomime.

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9 Dec 2014 16:00

Christmas crackers lined up at Bowhill

A SERIES of exciting Christmas activities have been lined up for visitors as the festive season gets into full swing at Bowhill.

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8 Dec 2014 16:30

Panto thrills and spills set to go

He’s behind you will echo round Galashiels’ Volunteer Hall from next Tuesday (December 9) when Right Angle Theatre Company stages its annual pantomime.

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7 Dec 2014 16:30

Death and the Maiden and Mendelssohn for Melrose

THE Maxwell String Quartet will perform in Melrose Parish Church Hall including one of the greatest of all chamber works, Schubert’s Death and the Maiden Quartet No 14 in D minor.

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6 Dec 2014 16:30

Santa’s sleigh slides into the Haining

SANTA will be taking time out of his busy schedule in the North Pole on Sunday (December 7) for a stopover at Haining Estate.

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5 Dec 2014 15:30

Stow’s seasonal songs go international

GALA Water Singers’ seasonal concert this winter has a strong international flavour with songs and carols from across the world.

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4 Dec 2014 08:00

Pantomime conjures up a magical treat in Heriot

ALI Baba will lead his 40 thieves on a rampage through a Borders village this week.

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4 Dec 2014 07:30

A Bevvy of musicians in Galashiels

A GALASHIELS arts venue will rock this Friday (December 5) when a seminar aimed at potential music professionals rolls into town.

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3 Dec 2014 16:30

Ranger Notes

WE started in the dry at the Focus Community Centre.

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2 Dec 2014 16:30

Country Diary

AT this time of year Siskins are usually seen at the garden feeders particularly on Niger seed and also peanuts.

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1 Dec 2014 16:30

Scottish Borders Hill walking Club

ON Sunday, November 16, 24 walkers assembled at the Council car park in Newtown St Boswells for a Tweed walk.

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