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SBC is warning residents to be prepared for the potential for surface and river flooding and travel disruption

Weather warning for heavy rain

Scott Brash in action at the Scottish Show jumping Championship at Ingliston

Tribute to top Peebles showjumper

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Is it time to trunk the A72?

Peebles girl Amy Clancy's Galashiels store, LA Bridalwear, scooped the Best Bridal Retailer in Scotland award

LA Bridalwear crowned Scotland's best bridal retailer

Dirtpot Corner has been an accident blackspot for more than a decade. Photo: Helen Barrington.

Council are set to take the corner out of Dirtpot

Council leader David Parker this morning confirmed up to 130 jobs will be cut at Newtown

130 jobs getting the axe at SBC

The deadline for nominations is 12noon on Friday, February 26, 2016. 

Calling West Linton Community Council nominations

A72 Peebles to Innerleithen Road  (54828603)

What a state! Call goes out for more roads investment

Disatisfaction stats across Scottish Borders Council services revealed this week in a Scottish Household Survey

Council defends ratings drop on their services

Freddie Watt is hoping to continue his winning ways this weekend.

Finals are on the menu

Part of the A72 between Innerleithen and Cardrona will be closed on Sunday, February 14, between 9am and 2pm 

Valentine's Day road closure on A72

Councillor Rory Stewart concedes that he should have raised his concerns with SBC officers before Facebook rant

Councillor reassesses his Facebook rant

Storm Henry is to get worse throughout the evening - some roads are closed and school transport may be disrupted tomorrow

Storm Henry to worsen this evening

90mph winds expected for parts of the Borders as Storm Henry 'the eighth' sweeps through the region

Storm Henry expected to bring gales up to 90mph

Weather warning as the eighth storm of the season, Storm Henry, hits the Borders

Amber weather warning as Storm Henry hits

Weather update and current road closures

High winds continue and snow is on the way

Sport

Kate Dykes cutting cake (53941152)

Drawing on 125 years of curling in West Linton

Photo: Nigel Pacey. (53817164)

Bonus win for Biggar

Tweedale Rovers are enjoying an unbeaten league campaign.

Ten out of ten

Further joy as Peebles continues to dominate Scottish netball

Further joy as Peebles continues to dominate Scottish netball

Enduro World Series. (53087676)

TweedLove's in the money

Peebles Ladies (53025270)

Peebles Ladies push for promotion

The icy cold waters didn't stop the athletes. Photos: Nigel Pacey.

Going is tough for the Greenmantle

Peebles Rovers manager John O'Hara

Let's move to higher ground

Patrick Wilson from Cardrona claimed the British Crown in the BC3 section of the Boccia British Championships last weekend.

Boccia ace makes home advantage count

Peebles v Civil Service (49896257)

Nine man Peebles applauded

Vice Captain Emma Latto (on left) and Captain Abbie Sorrell celebrate Peebles' netball league triumph.

Perfect Peebles are league champions

Lucy Grant from the Peebles Cycle Club won the Senior Women's event at this year's Scottish Cyclocross Championships in Ayrshire.

Peebles riders are just champion

Supreme performances from S1s

Supreme performances from S1s

Tweedale Rovers New Sponsorship Strips (48043809)

Nothing bog standard about Rovers

National Sport

The IAAF is looking into reports China's double world record holder Wang Junxia admitted to doping

IAAF investigating claims world record holder Wang Junxia admitted to doping

Tomas Rosicky may have played his last game for Arsenal

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal must spend TV cash on players

Jessica Ennis-Hill has suffered an Achilles injury in training

Jessica Ennis-Hill confident injury will not end Rio Olympics dream

Manuel Pellegrini is considering playing a youthful team in the FA Cup

Manchester City smarting over Sunday date for Chelsea FA Cup clash

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