• Galashiels Academy says 'Aye to referendum

    IT has been described as the biggest decision the people of the country will face for 300 years. …

  • The plot thickens in Tweedbank

    Border Telegraph

    A GREEN-FINGERED bunch of residents have spruced up a neglected parkland in Tweedbank by building their own allotments. …

  • Single parent tradesman vows to fight sacking over email to boss

    Border Telegraph

    A UNION chief has described the summary sacking of a Galashiels electrician by the Scottish Borders Housing Association (SBHA) as an absolute disgrace. …

  • Council leader rules out Holyrood aspirations as Tweedbank tapestry row rages

    Border Telegraph

    SCOTTISH Borders Councils Independent leader David Parker has rubbished a suggestion that he wants to replace Christine Grahame as the SNP MSP for Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale. …

  • Winning start from Cornerstone

    Border Telegraph

    A COMPLEX needs centre in Galashiels has scooped a national award - less than six months after opening. …

  • Blueprint for new media centre in West Kilbride

    Largs & Millport Weekly News

    West Kilbrides Kirktonhall building could be regenerating into a futuristic White Space Centre as it bids to become a digital media centre. …

  • Fresh Start at Galashiels Rotary Club

    Border Telegraph

    FRESH Start Borders is a local charity which helps gives people who may have been homeless or had other difficulties the chance to start a home in their first permanent tenancy. …

  • Rafts, races and roaches at Culross Gala Village News News Dunfermline Press

    Dunfermline Press

    CULROSS Gala Week ended with a bang last Saturday as local kids displayed their athletic prowess in the traditional gala races. …

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