• Disused Galashiels church could soon be turned into flats - The Southern Reporter

    Plans have been lodged to convert a disused Galashiels church into a £2.5million housing development. …

  • Parker urges patience over cultural transfer

    Border Telegraph

    COST-cutting plans to transfer museums, libraries and public halls out of local authority control to a charitable trust must not be rushed, writes Andrew Keddie. …

  • Tattie bogles invade West Kilbride

    Largs & Millport Weekly News

    Villagers in West Kilbride who took part in the Tattie Bogle Festival at the weekend are set for a gala weekend this time round. …

  • Gala firm snaps up business for £230m - The Southern Reporter

    The Southern Reporter

    Galashiels-based drugs firm ProStrakan has underlined its ambitions to grow in the European market by buying cancer pain specialist Archimedes Pharma for £230m. …

  • Tweedbank pupils showcase their scarecrow creations - The Southern Reporter

    The Southern Reporter

    Inspired by the Countryside Day held at Springwood Park, Kelso, earlier this summer, these Tweedbank youngsters met the challenge to design and create their own scarecrow creations. …

  • Amey win trunk road contract

    Border Telegraph

    AN Oxford-based company will maintain and improve the trunk road network in the Borders over the next six years. …

  • Foodbank Epidemic

    Border Telegraph

    Close to 100 starving households in the Borders are relying on Foodbank handouts every week writes Mark Davey …

  • Tweedbank pupils get inspired

    Border Telegraph

    INSPIRED by the recent Countryside Day held at Springfield Park attended by Primary 5 pupils Borders-wide, these P5 pupils from Tweedbank met the challenge to design and create their own individual scarecrow creations. …

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