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Grahame endorsed to defend seat

31 Aug 2015 09:00

THE Scottish National Party members in Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale have given their unanimous backing to sitting MSP Christine Grahame to represent the Party at next May’s elections for the Holyrood parliament.

Fears for future of Brownies in Innerleithen

31 Aug 2015 07:30

A LACK of adult leaders could mean curtains for a local Brownie unit.

Sturgeon sits in at Slipperfield summit

30 Aug 2015 09:30

THE future of farming was on the table in West Linton during a summit with First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.

A brighter Burgh Hall is on the agenda

30 Aug 2015 07:30

THE future of the Chambers Institution in Peebles is soon to be the subject of discussions.

Marathon minister stays at home for his latest challenge

29 Aug 2015 09:00

A PEEBLES minister kept to home territory in August as he continued his marathon-a-month challenge.

Pensioner rescued after pit fall

29 Aug 2015 08:00

FIREFIGHTERS battled for two hours to free an elderly man who became trapped in a hole in his garden.

Residents angry over plans for 3G sports pitch

28 Aug 2015 13:30

Sheltered housing in Peebles received top marks

28 Aug 2015 08:30

New cemetery needed within a decade

28 Aug 2015 08:30

Kirsty is the hero once again

28 Aug 2015 07:30

We’re having a ball

27 Aug 2015 16:30David Knox

New school building for Peebles?

27 Aug 2015 08:30

Angela’s poignant tribute to victims of Scotland’s 'secret history’

26 Aug 2015 16:30

Poll to learn community views on provost plan

26 Aug 2015 08:30

Peebles pipe students on tune at World Championships

25 Aug 2015 08:30

Semi-naked trampoliner up in court

24 Aug 2015 16:30

Tweed bosses draw the line at salmon 'kill licences’

24 Aug 2015 13:30

New chairman for Peebles Community Council

24 Aug 2015 08:30

Well-known Peebles pooch killed on High Street

23 Aug 2015 15:30David Knox

Peebles puncher prepares for Portobello

23 Aug 2015 08:30

Early rise for O’Hare fans

22 Aug 2015 16:30David Knox

Sunday festival a big success

22 Aug 2015 08:30

It’s a close shave for Captain Tea Towel

21 Aug 2015 13:30

Gytes serves up a treat

21 Aug 2015 08:30

Peebles given front row seats to new movie

20 Aug 2015 14:30

Sledgehammer gang chased by Tour organisers

20 Aug 2015 09:00

Innerleithen

Norman to lead Innerleithen Pipe Band Championships

THE organisers of the Innerleithen Pipe Band Championships are excited with the quality of entries for the annual Innerleithen Pipe Band Championships next month again in the grounds of St Ronan’s Primary School.

Closing the gap as councillor boycotts sod-cutting ceremony

A weekend of stars and stripes at Traquair Fair

Innerleithen is tuning up for 2015 Music Festival

Calais chaos curbs 125th celebrations

Biggar

Face of 'Thankerton Man’ revealed at Biggar Museum

THE face of a young man dating from the Copper Age is now on show to the public at the newly-opened Biggar & Upper Clydesdale Museum.

New museum opens in Biggar

Biggar is better

Big Band marks VE Day anniversary

Biggar curry house too hot for competition

Borders

Pilot scheme offers satellite broadband alternative for residents

RESIDENTS in rural parts of the Borders are being reminded that they may be able to access satellite broadband at reduced cost as part of an ongoing pilot project, being run by Avanti.

Borders Belles lead tribute

Crook campaigners snap up surrounding plots

Data scare as council admits yes/no gaffe

The Borders Railway: a great achievement for grassroots rail campaigning

Sport

Game, set and match at 2015 Junior Confined Tennis Championships

31 Aug 2015 12:30

RAIN did not stop play in the 2015 Junior Confined Tennis Tournament held at the Borders Tennis Centre in Galashiels and Selkirk Lawn Tennis Club from August 6 to 16.

Half-way to Paradise for Linton Hotspur

30 Aug 2015 12:30

LINTON Hotspur have reached half-way in their Crowdfunding appeal to help move into their new home.

Medal haul for Borders athletes at age-group championships

30 Aug 2015 11:30David Knox

THE cream of young athletes from the Scottish Borders took to the national stage at the weekend.

Grant's on track for Rio

30 Aug 2015 10:30

PEEBLES cyclist Grant Ferguson has moved a step nearer realising his Olympic dream after securing his first World Cup.

Kiss bigotry goodbye

30 Aug 2015 07:30

FOOTBALL fans across Peeblesshire are being urged to 'pucker up’ and take part in an online campaign highlighting their love of the game and their rejection of bigotry.

Colts canter past Hamilton

29 Aug 2015 07:30

Pees mauled by mighty Melrose

29 Aug 2015 06:30

Peebles kick off new campaign with defeat

28 Aug 2015 21:03Ally McGilvray

Katy and Greg rule at Glentress

28 Aug 2015 19:30

Biggar boost in final warm-up

28 Aug 2015 16:30

Lowland League round-up - Whitehill blast open title race

28 Aug 2015 11:30David Knox

Lyndsay hat-trick takes Tweeddale to the top

27 Aug 2015 15:30

Border Amateur round-up - Gordon go top

27 Aug 2015 07:30

Rovers get revenge over Hawick

23 Aug 2015 13:30

The future's bright at Walkerburn bowling

23 Aug 2015 13:30

Promising warm-up in Penrith for Biggar

23 Aug 2015 12:30

Generation game for West Linton finals day

22 Aug 2015 15:30

Derby delight for Tweeddale Rovers

22 Aug 2015 11:30

Safety in sight for Peebles County

22 Aug 2015 08:30

Opinion

Most of Borders 'against’ tapestry

31 Aug 2015 08:30

SIR, It is ridiculous that a decision is being made to erect a gallery building to house the Great Tapestry of Scotland in Tweedbank even though most Borders inhabitants are against this project.

Fed up

29 Aug 2015 08:30

SIR, Last Wednesday, the day my letter about the Scottish Tapestry was published, I received quite a number of responses.

Thanking you

28 Aug 2015 08:30

SIR, In October 2013 I was diagnosed with breast cancer and required to undergo extensive treatment at the Western General in Edinburgh and The Borders General Hospital.

Cultural tourism is enormous income generator

27 Aug 2015 08:30

SIR, As a Trustee of the Great Tapestry of Scotland I feel it is incumbent to respond to some of the comments made by Mr Neil Ballantyne in his letter of August 12.

Great effort

25 Aug 2015 08:30

SIR, It is exciting to think that this great Tapestry will come to the Borders.

Stevenson link

24 Aug 2015 08:30

Peeblesshire truly becoming an international cycling destination

21 Aug 2015 09:30

Disgraceful situation

21 Aug 2015 08:30

Second referendum will cause uncertainty

20 Aug 2015 09:30

Robert Louis Stevenson - A Peeblesshire connection?

19 Aug 2015 08:30

On, St Ronan’s, On!

18 Aug 2015 09:30

Nepal fundraising thankyou

17 Aug 2015 09:30

Invisible bollard

16 Aug 2015 09:30

Regal steam

15 Aug 2015 08:30

Cherish our green spaces

10 Aug 2015 08:30

What's On

Orchestra tunes up for 40th birthday party

31 Aug 2015 08:30

Peebles Orchestra is looking forward to another season of music making – leading into the 40th anniversary of the founding of the Orchestra in 1976.

Distinguished pianist returns to Peebles for Arts Festival

30 Aug 2015 08:30

IT’S Festival time again and, as ever, there’s so much going on up the road in Edinburgh that it’s hard to decide what to hear and what to miss. But why not look closer to home at all the top-class cultural events going on during this year’s Peebles Arts Festival?

First Minister launches Women in Conflict peace initiative

29 Aug 2015 08:30

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon launched the Women in Conflict Peace Initiative at the Beyond Borders International Festival at Traquair House earlier this week.

Fun and inspiring weekend ahead in Peebles

28 Aug 2015 08:30

FROM talks to walks, live music and theatre, author readings, film and exhibitions, Peebles will be a hub of artistic activity over the long weekend as this year’s Peebles Arts Festival gets underway today.

Skipinnish get the crowd Inner frenzy

28 Aug 2015 08:30

THE 2015 Innerleithen Music Festival has proved to be a another great success.

Val’s in rhythm with nature

27 Aug 2015 08:30

An evening with Lord Smith

25 Aug 2015 08:30

Words from the Art at Peebles

24 Aug 2015 08:30

Shashi Tharoor visits Traquair

22 Aug 2015 16:30

Something for everyone at Peebles Arts Festival

22 Aug 2015 09:30

Workshop treats in Innerleithen

21 Aug 2015 08:30

Blues on the bill at the Eastgate

18 Aug 2015 09:30

Conservative leader will ask the questions at Traquair

16 Aug 2015 09:30

Happy hour at Fringe

16 Aug 2015 08:30

Norman to lead Innerleithen Pipe Band Championships

14 Aug 2015 07:30

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