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Standard Bearer: I’m the luckiest man in Innerleithen

28 Jul 2014 09:00 • Michael Robson

MORE than one hour before it was due to begin, a queue was already beginning to form outside the Memorial Hall.

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MP toasts opening of new pub

28 Jul 2014 08:30

TWEEDDALE MP David Mundell pulled a perfect pint to celebrate re-opening The Cross Keys in Peebles.

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Sheridan brings Hope Over Fear tour to Borders

28 Jul 2014 07:30

SOCIALIST firebrand Tommy Sheridan is bringing his pro-Independence Hope over Fear Tour to Galashiels.

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Councillor ‘thrilled’ to be at Games

28 Jul 2014 07:00

TWEEDDALE councillor Graham Garvie visited the Commonwealth Games athletes’ village in Glasgow to welcome Team Tonga.

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Nothing to compare to St Ronan's

27 Jul 2014 08:30 • Michael Robson

She lives in a city famous for its Roman attractions.

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A week in pictures

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Dispute over dirty dishes

A PEEBLES man involved in a bust up with his partner over dirty dishes has been ordered to be of good behaviour for four months.

Couple return to town where they met for diamond anniversary

Pub chain opens for business

Hotseats for Peebles

Abuse warning

Innerleithen »

Having a ball

Three hundred and fifty people attended the Standard Bearer’s Ball held in a specially-erected marquee at St Ronan’s Community School.

Bands Display

Fun, laughter and tradition at St Ronan’s Border Games Week

Borders breweries line up for new festival at Traquair

Car Treasure Hunt

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Biggar and better

IF you speak to anyone from the agricultural show circuit they will tell you Biggar is the best in Scotland.

Biggar Rotary welcomes new president

Drink driver banned

Biggar dad’s ‘special moment’

Rugby club has big plans for Royal Highland Show

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Burning desire at Caberston as season begins

19 Jul 2014 12:30

WALKERBURN Rugby’s season starts next Tuesday with the first night of training.

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Grant takes centre stage at biking conference

18 Jul 2014 07:30

COMMONWEALTH Games cyclist Grant Ferguson will share his experiences of mountain biking in Scotland with hundreds of delegates from around the world at a major conference heading for the Scottish Borders.

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Rovers earn bragging rights over Vale

17 Jul 2014 16:30

MAYBE there was a clue in Rovers’ Facebook announcement of this game putting the word 'friendly’ in inverted commas, but a Chris Flockhart goal on the hour mark gave Peebles bragging rights in this pre-season derby.

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Marathon effort on top of Europe

8 Jul 2014 10:30 • David Knox

MARATHON men from Peeblesshire conquered Europe’s highest mountain range on their way to raising a whopping £5,000 for charity at the weekend.

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Heartfelt thanks

Sir, Through the courtesy of your paper I would like to express my heartfelt thanks to the people of Peebles for helping me to enjoy an amazing Beltane Week.

10 Jul 2014 08:30

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Sponsored walk thank you

9 Jul 2014 08:30

Sir, Through the courtesy of the Peeblesshire News and on behalf of our local branch of Cancer Research, I would like to thank everyone who took part in our annual sponsored walk.

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Memories to last a lifetime

8 Jul 2014 08:30

Sir, I was honoured to be Crowning Lady 2014. I enjoyed every minute of Beltane Week and, of course, the sunshine was an added bonus.

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A week to cherish

7 Jul 2014 09:30

Sir, It All started on Wednesday, May 14 when my name was announced as Beltane Queen 2014. The quickest week of my life has passed and there are so many people I would like to thank.

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No luck for coots

THE two pairs of coot that attempted to breed on the loch at Tweedbank have both been unsuccessful on their second attempt.

28 Jul 2014 08:00

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Hotseats for Peebles

22 Jul 2014 08:30

A BAND that has appeared at just about every major festival in the UK, The Hot Seats, return to these shores later this month.

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Borders breweries line up for new festival at Traquair

21 Jul 2014 07:30

TRAQUAIR’S new beer and food festival is has released its programme and unveiled details of a new beer to be launched at the Festival – Referendum Ale.

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