• Gala set for weeks of roadworks disruption - The Southern Reporter

    Work is now under way to upgrade the local gas supply network in the Bank Street area of Galashiels and will last approximately 17 weeks. …

  • Salmon catch slump hits local river beats

    Border Telegraph

    LAST year Boleside hit the national headlines when a 50-lb plus salmon, believed to be the largest ever taken from the River Tweed, was landed there. It was one of 466 salmon caught on the popular Galashiels stretch of the world-famous river in 2013 …

  • Gala Waterways group target tree trunk

    Border Telegraph

    On Saturday January 3 Gala Waterways Group will be removing a tree trunk from the Mill Lade, and cutting-back bushes and trees near the Lade at the back of the High Street Car Park (behind Iceland). …

  • Pink Perfect

    Border Telegraph

    The S3 Pathways Personal Development group ran a very successful craft fair and coffee morning for all staff in the Cosmo Cafe at Galashiels Academy on Wednesday, December 10. …

  • Carer stole from nursing home resident

    Border Telegraph

    A CARER who admitted stealing £2,100 from the bank account of an elderly nursing home woman he was looking after has avoided a prison sentence. …

  • Weekend in cells after lovers row

    Border Telegraph

    A ST BOSWELLS woman spent the weekend in the cells after her niece taunted her that she was having an affair with her girlfriend. …

  • Borders MP congratulates Christmas card winner

    Border Telegraph

    LOCAL MP Michael Moore has congratulated Rosie Platt in Primary 4 at St Boswells Primary school, for winning his 2014 Christmas card competition. …

  • New Year, New Challenges, New Courses

    Border Telegraph

    HAVE you always wanted to learn to play a musical instrument or be part of a choir but not had the confidence to start? …

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