BORDERS Buses is to take on six new routes from Wednesday.

The firm has announced it will take over the 54 Galashiels - Balmoral Road route; 74 Galashiels - Netherdale route; 90 Peebles - Eastgate route; 91 Peebles - Biggar route; 93 Peebles - West Linton route and the P32 Peebles High School - Traquair route, from BARC coach hire.

Despite the change, the company has confirmed services will operate as normal and no changes will be made to current timetables.

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