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Couple return to town where they met for diamond anniversary

23 Jul 2014 09:00

A FORMER Peebles couple returned to the town where they met for a 60th wedding anniversary celebration during the Beltane Festival.

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Pub chain opens for business

23 Jul 2014 08:30

A UK pub chain renowned for its cut-price drinks and food has opened for business in Peebles.

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Having a ball

23 Jul 2014 08:00

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

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Disgruntled SBHA workers are balloted

23 Jul 2014 07:30

MAINTENANCE staff with the Scottish Borders Housing Association (SBHA) are being be balloted on industrial action.

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Homophobia is still a problem

23 Jul 2014 07:00

INEQUALITY in the Borders extends beyond issues of race, gender, age, sexual orientation and disability, according to a senior Lib Dem councillor.

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A week in pictures

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Hotseats for Peebles

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

Peebles store is backing Grant in Games

Workshop plans for Momentum

Top honour for Lord behind the Games

High Street diner plans take shape

Innerleithen »

Borders breweries line up for new festival at Traquair

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.

Bar bother

Top entertainment at senior citizens' night

£1 million weed bed

Cut backs hit Innerleithen verges

Biggar »

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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Hotseats for Peebles

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

22 Jul 2014 08:30

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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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Some fun before the Fringe

15 Jul 2014 08:00

GET ahead of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and drop into the Eastgate Theatre where you can help shape some of the best of the comedy on the circuit and catch the premiere of a new play starring award-winning actor Maureen Beattie.

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