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It’s party time as Eastgate reflects on eventful decade

LAST week, Irish new wave folk singer Heidi Talbot entranced an audience in Peebles with songs from her new album.

21 Apr 2014 09:00

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Developers are criticised for their minimalism

21 Apr 2014 07:30

Developers have come under attack from community representatives for their “minimalist” efforts towards providing essential affordable housing in Peebles.

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Ex-pats enjoy memories of Peeblesshire

21 Apr 2014 07:00 • David Knox

THEY live hundreds of miles apart and many have never met before. But in downtown Welland a total of ten Peebles ex-pats got to together to reflect on their hometown.

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Savoury success for Peebles breadmaker

20 Apr 2014 09:00

MORNING rolls and soda bread from Peebles bakers WTS Forsyth & Sons have tickled the tastebuds of expert judges in a national competition.

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Mum's fight to hold back Molly

20 Apr 2014 08:00

Proud mum Alison Saxon’s biggest problem is trying to curb her daughter’s enthusiasm.

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£5300 for Peebles CAB

Peebles and District Citizens Advice Bureau has been awarded a grant of £5300 from the Bank of Scotland Foundation.

Tweed Valley Wildlife Diary

Pretty in pink

Marathon fundraiser is runaway success

Fundraisers Go Ape for charity

Innerleithen »

Innerleithen Post Office ‘safe’ despite relocation plan

REASSURANCES have been made that a Post Office will remain in Innerleithen after it was revealed that it is set to be moved from its current premises on the High Street.

Youth club finds new ‘temporary’ home

Cub appeal in Innerleithen

Shane’s winning his biggest battle yet - with Help for Heroes

Young cooks serve up a treat in Innerleithen

West Linton »

Lambing Live’s missed opportunity

LOCAL councillors have branded a BBC decision to locate more than 60 staff near Edinburgh for a week’s filming in the region as a missed opportunity.

Warning for farmers after quad bike theft

Slipperfield Live

Dom’s on the road to gold

Curling Club opens doors to new members in West Linton

Borders »

Game on at Newlands

SCOTTISH squash star Frania Gillen-Buchert visited a primary in Peeblesshire ahead of her appearance at the Commonwealth Games this summer.

Lifesavers in the limelight at inaugural NHS Borders awards

MSP welcomes living wage increase

Garvie’s presidential pledge to defend local government

Broughton pupils serve up a treat

Sport »

Warriors woo Greenyards

19 Apr 2014 14:30

IT is the Year of the Homecoming... Bannockburn, Armed Forces Day, the Ryder Cup, the Commonwealth Games and away from sport the Referendum.

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Baton reward for judo star Rae

19 Apr 2014 06:00 • Michael Robson

FAME is getting to be a habit for young sporting star Rae Anderson.

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Quick double from Kiwi Eve

18 Apr 2014 15:30 • David Knox

INNERLEITHEN sprinter Eve Huxley has won two gold medals at a Commonwealth Games build-up event - for New Zealand.

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Bev back with the Warriors

17 Apr 2014 07:30

Former Peebles Rugby star Graeme Beveridge is returning to Scotland and will soon take up a post with one of his old clubs.

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Peebles reunion was memorable

21 Apr 2014 08:30

Sir, A few of us, that is Norman Scott, Colin McEwan, Catherine Bell and Elizabeth Meikle, met up recently after 50 plus years and enjoyed reminiscing about our schooldays.

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Council savings will 'cut into the bone’

21 Apr 2014 08:30

Sir, The planned £28 million proposed cuts over the next five years won’t cut services to the bone, they will cut into the bone.

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Councillors 'failing to do their jobs properly’

19 Apr 2014 08:00

Sir, We expect our elected representatives to examine evidence before taking appropriate action. Sadly our council has failed us when it recently decided to proceed with introducing 'byelaws to prohibit the consumption of alcohol in designated public places’.

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Conservatives were against removal of green bins

17 Apr 2014 08:30

Sir, I was disappointed to read the attack on David Mundell MP and the unwarranted criticism of myself and Councillor Cockburn in last week’s edition of the Peeblesshire News by a fellow Tweeddale councillor who seemed unwilling to publicise his political affiliation.

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Clydesdale Folk Club

21 Apr 2014 08:00

CLYDESDALE Folk Club is delighted to welcome for a first visit, the delightful French singer Flossie Malavialle.

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Just what the doctor ordered

18 Apr 2014 08:30

WHO calls the shots? Sometimes stuff happens. We prepare for it, try to avoid it, visualise how to cope. But, ultimately, the 'unknown’ really is the unknown.

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Narnia comes to Walkerburn

28 Mar 2014 09:30

THE fantastic and fantasy world of Narnia comes to Walkerburn next weekend with an exciting new dramatic take on a C. S. Lewis classic.

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