• Council counts cost of binning garden uplifts - The Southern Reporter

    In the three months after garden waste collections were scrapped, the council had to fork out £128,000 in extra landfill costs. …

  • Drugs seized during police raids in Borders

    Border Telegraph

    ILLEGAL drugs with a street value of almost £4000 and £1200 in cash have been seized following the biggest police operation in the Borders since the new single force was formed. …

  • Galashiels volunteers get to work

    Border Telegraph

    THIRTEEN bin bags of rubbish were picked up at a beauty spot in Galashiels in just over an hour. …

  • Temporary Galashiels one-way system lifted

    Border Telegraph

    A TEMPORARY one-way system in Galashiels town centre to allow for the safe construction of the new railway station has been lifted in time for peak Christmas trade. …

  • Fashion fever at Galashiels Academy

    Border Telegraph

    ART and Design pupils at Galashiels Academy staged their annual fashion show last week. …

  • Fireworks display lights up Galashiels

    Border Telegraph

    THE spirit of Christmas past returned to Galashiels on Saturday with a stunning fireworks display, torchlit procession and thrilling afternoon of events. …

  • Galashiels pensioner robbed in online scam

    Border Telegraph

    A PENSIONER from Galashiels was conned out of thousands of pounds after being targeted by a fraudster in an online computer scam. …

  • Watchdog backs police silence over their Borders deployment

    Border Telegraph

    A RETIRED policeman from Galashiels has failed in his bid to discover details of police deployment and staffing levels in the Borders. …

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