• Borders Council responds to criticism over promotion of Old Gala House

    A VISITOR information stand in Galashiels still doesnt contain a single leaflet promoting the town - four years after the community council first complained. …

  • Bell appointed as SNP rings changes

    Border Telegraph

    THE leadership of the power-sharing SNP group on Scottish Borders Council has been reshuffled in the run-up to Septembers independence referendum. …

  • Council gives Galashiels cold shoulder

    Border Telegraph

    THEY havent always seen eye to eye. …

  • Top honour for Gala four

    Border Telegraph

    FOUR members of the 1st Galashiels Boys Brigade were awarded a top honour during last weeks annual Display Night. …

  • Castle promised £850,000 but only if wind farm gets green light

    Border Telegraph

    THE trust which runs historic Thirlestane Castle will lose out on £850,000 if the Scottish Government rejects plans for a major new wind farm between Lauder and Stow. …

  • Dunfermline Children's Gala sets up lifeline to raise cash Dunfermline News Dunfermline Press

    Dunfermline Press

    DUNFERMLINE Childrens Gala has gone outside the box with their latest fund-raising initiative. …

  • Galashiels council fears 'Liberton tragedy

    Border Telegraph

    FEARS have been voiced that tragedy could strike in the Borders - unless action is taken to fix a dangerous wall. …

  • Man admits £1.36 store theft

    Border Telegraph

    A THIEF who stole a packet of sweetener tablets worth £1.36 from a superstore was then involved in a violent confrontation with a security guard. …

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