• Sheridan brings Hope Over Fear tour to Borders

    SOCIALIST firebrand Tommy Sheridan is bringing his pro-Independence Hope over Fear Tour to Galashiels next month. …

  • Are Galas rats on the move?

    Border Telegraph

    DESPITE anecdotal evidence to the contrary, Scottish Borders Councils pest control department says it has not seen an increase in the number of requests it has received about rats in Galashiels. …

  • Charles Chocolate Factory - The Southern Reporter

    The Southern Reporter

    It played host to an opera-singing Mohawk chief, its tower was rumoured to house spies and its owner built Scotlands first chocolate factory. …

  • Community spirit shines through in Halbeath Dunfermline News Dunfermline Press

    Dunfermline Press

    ALTHOUGH the sun did not, the community spirit and sense of enjoyment certainly shone through at the Halbeath Gala and Sports Day which took place on Saturday. …

  • Pillow fights, bucking bronco and juggling in Crombie Village News News Dunfermline Press

    Dunfermline Press

    THE much-anticipated Crombie Gala parade took place on Saturday proving a huge success, with the wet weather doing nothing to dampen the enjoyment of the day. …

  • SNP councillors conduct is probed by ethical watchdog

    Border Telegraph

    A BUSINESSMAN elected to Scottish Borders Council in 2012 is under investigation by a national watchdog. …

  • Galashiels events group reveal plans to remember towns fallen

    Border Telegraph

    THE Galashiels branch of the Royal British Legion has no plans for a service in the town to mark the start of the First World War in August. …

  • Teenager robbed Galashiels pensioner

    Border Telegraph

    A TEENAGER who broke into the Galashiels home of an 81-year-old woman in the early hours of the morning, has escaped a jail sentence. …

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