A WOMEN'S clothing store is closing its only Borders branch.

New Look, which is based at Gala Water Retail Park in Galashiels, is set to close on Sunday, August 13.

The shop is currently running a sale of up to 60 per cent off items ahead of the weekend's closure.

A spokesperson for New Look said: “Our store in Galashiels is closing on the 13th August.

"We would like to thank all of our colleagues and the local community for their support over the years.

"We hope customers continue to shop with us at our other locations, while our full product ranges can also be found at newlook.com.”

The nearest New Look branch will now be at the Fort Kinnaird Retail Park which is 24.6 miles away.