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Peebles businesses to paint the town red

31 Jan 2015 09:00

SHOP staff in Peebles are getting ready to paint the town red to raise money for a national heart charity - and help save lives.

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Tradition upheld at West Linton

31 Jan 2015 08:30

PRIMARY seven pupils at West Linton School hosted their parents and special guests at their Burns Supper.

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Peebles the place for variety

31 Jan 2015 08:00

PEEBLES has been voted the ‘second least cloned town in Britain’ with a variety of independent shops and retail outlets offering choice away from the usual high street chains.

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Bus users suggest ways to ease congestion in Peebles

30 Jan 2015 08:30

BUS passengers have grasped the opportunity to make suggestions to the operators over ways to ease congestion in Peebles town centre.

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Man cleared of sexual assault

30 Jan 2015 07:30

A MAN has been cleared of sexually assaulting a woman with intent to rape almost three years ago following a three day jury trial at Selkirk Sheriff Court.

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Scottish Wind Ensemble to blow audience away at the Eastgate

EVERY musical form has its ‘blockbusters’ – those pieces of music that, due to their scale, are seldom performed and when they are the anticipation preceding them is especially keen.

Disruption ahead with bridge closure in Peebles

Uni is top destination of Peebles High School leavers

Serving up a treat

MSP praise for Peebles CAN

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Woman in court following armed police swoop

A 47-YEAR-OLD woman caused a disturbance at a West Linton restaurant which resulted in armed police swooping on the Peeblesshire village.

West Linton Scouts celebrate success

Special occasion at West Linton SWRI

West Linton Scouts celebrate success

Dancing into the New Year

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Lowland League round-up - Preston make a point

31 Jan 2015 07:30

LOWLY Preston Athletic edged further away from the drop after fighting out a scoreless draw with BSC Glasgow.

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Peebles look to delight in Dundee

30 Jan 2015 17:30 • Michael Robson

PEEBLES’ rugby players are looking to end the month in style and completely obliterate any thoughts of a relegation struggle.

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Ryan's rocket sends Vale through

30 Jan 2015 16:30

BIRTHDAY boy Ryan Sclater celebrated in style as his superb free kick proved to be enough to put Vale through to the Third Round of the Image Printers Cup, writes DAVE RYCE.

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Border Amateur round-up - injury and exit blows for Gala

30 Jan 2015 07:30

INJURY hit Gala Fairydean Rovers Amateurs suffered extra time agony to crash out of the South Cup.

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Councillors aim high

22 Jan 2015 13:30

SIR, Your front page story last week on AIMUp suggests a false choice.

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Councillor 'disgusted’ at the way Tapestry proposal was pushed through

22 Jan 2015 12:30

SIR, In December I moved a motion against the use of public money to fund the construction of a building to house the Great Tapestry of Scotland.

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Excusing the inexcusable

21 Jan 2015 12:30

SIR, I refer to Councillor Aitchison’s letter published in last week’s edition of the Peeblesshire News.

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Scarcely adequate

20 Jan 2015 12:30

SIR, It is indeed a bizarre situation, as Alex Orr observes in his letter in the Peeblesshire News last week, in which Labour Scotland can grudge £95 million for primary school meals while supporting Trident’s replacement at £100 billion.

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Scottish Wind Ensemble to blow audience away at the Eastgate

29 Jan 2015 07:00

EVERY musical form has its ‘blockbusters’ – those pieces of music that, due to their scale, are seldom performed and when they are the anticipation preceding them is especially keen.

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Soulful to sparkling at Peebles Serenata

25 Jan 2015 07:30

PATSY and Murray Campbell opened the Serenata concert in Peebles with a fascinating demonstration of early music played on a variety of unusual instruments.

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All the fun of the Fair

22 Jan 2015 16:30

ALL the fun of the Fair returns to Traquair this summer.

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