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    A TWEEDBANK businessman has been allowed to tee off his plans to create a virtual golf centre in central Galashiels. …

  • Remembering Sir Walter Scott

    Border Telegraph

    THE death of Sir Walter Scott was marked at his grave in the precincts of Dryburgh Abbey by the laying of a wreath by the Edinburgh Sir Walter Scott Club. …

  • Audiences fall under the spell of musical magic in Galashiels

    Border Telegraph

    IN her programme notes, Susan Shearer, president of the Right Angle Theatre Company, admitted she had her fingers crossed for the success of its latest show Magic of the Musicals. …

  • Gala lawyers landmark victory as council rethinks 'derisory adoption fee

    Border Telegraph

    A GALASHIELS solicitor has won a landmark court battle with Scottish Borders Council over how much he should be paid for his key role in a sensitive adoption case. …

  • Galashiels pupils complete charity walk

    Border Telegraph

    TEN Sixth Year pupils from Galashiels Academy set off on the gruelling 70 mile Borders Abbeys Way in aid of local charity, the Gail Wilson Memorial Trust. Here, puipl Sam Ormiston takes up the story... …

  • Borders bus driver banned from road

    Border Telegraph

    A FIRST Bus driver faces losing his job after being convicted of drinking and driving. …

  • Vandal caused £600 worth of damage in Galashiels

    Border Telegraph

    A GALASHIELS teenager hanging around the benches in Market Square threw stones through the windows of two nearby flats in Overhaugh Street within the space of three weeks causing £600 worth of damage. …

  • Porn addict breached court order

    Border Telegraph

    A PORN addict banned from the internet was found with three devices which were able to access the worldwide web. …

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