Home | Peeblesshire News

News »

West Linton pupils join forces with Peebles supermarket

STAFF at the Peebles branch of Sainsbury’s went well above and beyond expectations of good service when they managed to track down some British Legion chocolate bars for West Linton Primary School.

21 Dec 2014 08:30

Share this: Comments0 comments

Lights on for Lima

21 Dec 2014 08:00

CLIMATE change campaigners in Peebles joined a World-wide vigil last week under the town’s Christmas tree to highlight important talks in Peru.

Share this: Comments0 comments

Bidders asked to undertake macabre transport contract

21 Dec 2014 07:30

LOCAL funeral directors may be interested in bidding for an unusual contract – the transportation of dead bodies on behalf of the police.

Share this: Comments0 comments

Christmas mission is completed by Cash for Kids

20 Dec 2014 08:30

A BORDERS charity is making sure the spirit of Christmas arrives down every child’s chimney this year.

Share this: Comments

Logan and Cockburn handed scrutinising roles at SBC

20 Dec 2014 08:00

TWEEDDALE’s two Conservative councillors are to serve on the revived scrutiny committee of Scottish Borders Council.

Share this: Comments

Recent Stories

A week in pictures

Biggar »

Animal author at Biggar

THE creator of a menagerie of animal characters including a tiger, hare and crocodile will visit Biggar Library on December 6.

MSP launches book week at Biggar Library

Manchester United star scores at Cornets night

New homes to generate £25 million spin-offs

Biggar girl pretty in pink

Sport »

Peebles get one over Biggar

14 Dec 2014 07:00

THEY may not be in their first flush of youth but the Peebles over 35s showed plenty of vigour to defeat their Biggar counterparts.

Share this: Comments0 comments

Cycling events generate £1.7 million for the local economy

13 Dec 2014 07:00

TWO major cycling events in the Borders brought a windfall of almost £1.7m to the region, according to figures released this month.

Share this: Comments1 comment

Helen's heroes are joggers of the year

10 Dec 2014 12:30

A CHARITABLE running group from West Linton has been crowned the best in Scotland.

Share this: Comments

Biggar climb out of the relegation zone

6 Dec 2014 11:30

BIGGAR took some stuttering and unsure steps to leapfrog their Border hosts on Saturday when they ground out a narrow two point win.

Share this: Comments

Recent Stories

Opinion »

The David Mundell Column

21 Dec 2014 10:30

CONSERVATIVE MP David Mundell represents residents in Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale in the House of Commons. Here, the Shadow Scotland Secretary writes exclusively for the Peeblesshire News...

Share this: Comments0 comments

Improvements needed at Hydro

20 Dec 2014 10:30

SIR, I was interested to read that the Hydro and combined hotel group are making a healthy profit.

Share this: Comments0 comments

Never mind policies

19 Dec 2014 10:30

SIR, I have just received two political leaflets delivered by Royal Mail, one from the Liberal Democrats and one from the Conservative and Unionist party.

Share this: Comments

Sick and tired of pavement cyclists

11 Dec 2014 09:30

Sir, It was with great interest that I read in the Peeblesshire (November 28) that Brian McCrow, an Innerleithen Community Councillor, had said that he was not against people cycling on the pavement.

Share this: Comments

Recent Stories

What's On »

Beating the winter blues in Peebles

PAUSING for breath while exuberantly entertaining the public at Whitmuir as part of the Rapt in Winter arts trail, members of community choir InChorus took time out to promote their Beat the Winter Blues concert.

21 Dec 2014 09:30

Share this: Comments0 comments

What’s on @ the Eastgate

20 Dec 2014 08:30

ENTERTAINMENT for all at the Eastgate Theatre - the heart of Peebles!

Share this: Comments

Clydesdale Folk Club Biggar

19 Dec 2014 08:30

MAKING a very welcome return to Clydesdale Folk Club for their Christmas concert is the amazing Newcastle fiddler, Tom McConville.

Share this: Comments

Recent Stories