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Timely appeal

1 Nov 2014 09:00

MYSTERY surrounds the origin of an incredibly rare Peeblesshire clock originally owned by a man with a love of punctuality.

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Witness: 'It was a fixed stare - I felt in danger'

1 Nov 2014 08:30

A TERRIFIED Peebles woman broke down in tears this week as she described how she was allegedly followed on her way to work.

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Curfew lifted

1 Nov 2014 08:00

TEENAGER Raymond Thomson has had his nine-month curfew lifted ahead of standing trial next April.

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Overtaking without care

1 Nov 2014 07:30

AN engineering consultant working on the options for a second bridge crossing in Peebles has been fined for careless driving.

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Pensioner warned over his driving

1 Nov 2014 07:00

AN 88-year-old driver has been warned if he offends again he’ll lose his licence. Thomas Dickie was spotted by traffic police overtaking as he approached a blind bend on the A703 near Eddleston on July 28.

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A week in pictures

Walkerburn »

Walkerburn ready for disaster

WALKERBURN has cemented its position as one of the pioneers of a project aimed at helping the community in times of emergency.

Walkerburn - a resilient community

Tweed Valley path could generate millions

New President for local Rotary Club

Walkerburn is lit up

Biggar »

Biggar girl pretty in pink

A LOCAL schoolgirl wore pink as she joined in a special event to raise public awareness of breast cancer.

Biggar P7s in action at Linlithgow

Team play makes for success

Abandoned cockerels need new homes

Biggar too good for Dunbar

Sport »

Early lead doesn’t last for Tweeddale Rovers

THIS was arguably the biggest game of the season so far. Hawick Legion currently sit top of the 'B’ Division.

1 Nov 2014 10:30

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Border Amateur round up: Leithen's cup shock

1 Nov 2014 09:30

GALA Fairydean Rovers Amateurs will tackle holders West Barns Star in the Border Cup final after battling past Gordon 3-2, writes KENNY PATERSON.

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Cup curfew for the ghosts of Whitestone Park

1 Nov 2014 08:30 • David Knox

PEEBLES manager John O’Hara has imposed a Halloween curfew on his players ahead of their bid for cup final glory on Sunday.

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Happy homecoming at Hartree Mill

1 Nov 2014 06:00

IT was a happy return to home turf after a heavy defeat seven days ago against Stewart’s Melville.

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Opinion »

Labour leader's explanation for departure is breathtakingly hypocritical

1 Nov 2014 09:00

SIR, Johann Lamont tells us she is “proud of what we have achieved over the last three years”, especially the referendum:

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Debate is to be welcomed, not scorned

31 Oct 2014 09:00

SIR, Whilst Democracy itself is effectively 'the oppression of the minority by the majority’; can there ever be any justification to ignore the legitimate concerns of voters?

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SBC is more concerned about their budgets than safety of children

29 Oct 2014 09:30

Sir, I would like to correct Councillor Bhatia’s comments as reported in last week’s Peeblesshire News regarding the Cardrona 20mph pilot.

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Debate should not be stifled

28 Oct 2014 09:30

SIR, My apologies for writing again so soon. A couple of years ago I defended the principle that Mr Mundell should be free to write what he likes - whether I agreed with his opinions or not. He seems to imply others should not have the same freedom, if their opinions don’t agree with his.

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Top pianist on key in Peebles

29 Oct 2014 16:30

THERE’S a special sense of anticipation ahead of the second concert in the new Music in Peebles season.

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Brewing up some rock classics

28 Oct 2014 16:30

CLASSIC rock tribute band Strange Brew make a welcome return to Peebles’ Eastgate Theatre following last year’s exceptional show.

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Kailzie Gardens ghost night

27 Oct 2014 16:30

COORIE in to the fire, turn up the lamps and don’t, whatever you do, look round if you hear footsteps behind you if you’re at Kailzie Gardens on the night of Friday, October 31 - Hallowe’en!

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