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Peebles fundraiser puts Fragile X on the map

TWINS with a rare genetic disorder helped a charity raise more than £5000 last Friday.

22 Oct 2014 08:30

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Tweeddale MSP looks pretty in pink

22 Oct 2014 07:30

CHRISTINE Grahame, MSP for Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale, has joined the fight against breast cancer by taking part in Breast Cancer Campaign’s flagship fundraiser, wear it pink day.

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Borders businesses put rates at top of agenda

22 Oct 2014 07:00

TWELVE leading members of the Scottish Borders Chamber of Commerce met Lord Smith, Head of the Government’s Smith Commission, to speak up for the views of businesses based in the region.

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'The Poor had no Lawyers' author speaks in Biggar

22 Oct 2014 06:30

GREENS in Biggar will be hosting a talk by Andy Wightman, a leading campaigner on land issues in Scotland tomorrow..

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Innerleithen volunteers receive top honour

21 Oct 2014 07:30

FOUR volunteers from Robert Smail’s Printing Works landed the National Trust for Scotland’s Group of the Year award.

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New shop to pop up in Peebles

A VACANT shop unit in Peebles High Street is ready to open its doors again in the near future.

Peebles twins have the X factor

Serving up a treat

All change at PYT

All dressed up

Innerleithen »

House sales ‘hit by new flood maps’

POTENTIAL house buyers have been giving Innerleithen a miss since parts of the town were deemed to be in a high risk flood area, it is claimed.

Youth club set to return at new home

Frustration over Caerlee delay

Action called for at crash spot

Ex-Standard Bearer and Lass celebrate golden anniversary

Walkerburn »

Walkerburn ready for disaster

WALKERBURN has cemented its position as one of the pioneers of a project aimed at helping the community in times of emergency.

Walkerburn - a resilient community

Tweed Valley path could generate millions

New President for local Rotary Club

Walkerburn is lit up

Biggar »

Biggar P7s in action at Linlithgow

THE Biggar P7s visited an autumnal Linlithgow for their annual festival which is always a competitive and enjoyable day.

Team play makes for success

Abandoned cockerels need new homes

Biggar too good for Dunbar

Bake off boost for Biggar firm

Borders »

Council ‘ignores’ child to save money

A GIRL who suffers from phobias and extreme anxiousness which her mother believes makes it more difficult for her to learn is being denied extra help in the classroom - because the council has no more money, it has been claimed.

Villages crank up independence referendum turnout

Borders Railway will form ‘new economic artery for the region’

E-puffing pupils

Royal farewell for Sierra Leone-bound Borderers

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Aaron’s attitude praised by Borders coach

21 Oct 2014 10:30 • David Knox

PEEBLES footballer Aaron Gray was amongst the Borders Disability squad who made a winning start to life in the big league last week.

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Peebles takes the plaudits at East Cross Country Relays

20 Oct 2014 12:30 • David Knox

IT was a golden day for the Gala girls on Sunday as they climbed to the top of the podium in Peeblesshire.

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Darin digs in for silver at Manor

20 Oct 2014 11:30

A FORMER Royal Marine won the prize for best placed local in last Saturday’s Manor Water Hill Race, writes MARK DAVEY.

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University challenge for O’Hara

18 Oct 2014 11:30

ROVERS relinquished their First Division lead on Saturday despite continuing their unbeaten start to the campaign.

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A Peebles thankyou

22 Oct 2014 16:30

SIR, May I through the courtesy of your pages express grateful thanks to everyone who supported the Charity Zumbathon in aid of Innerleithen & Walkerburn Community First Responders, on September 27.

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A Peebles thankyou

21 Oct 2014 16:30

SIR, On behalf of the Peeblesshire Committee of Macmillan Cancer Support, I would like to thank all those who contributed so generously to our recent collection in the Edinburgh Woollen Mill, Peebles.

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Beggars a 'Big Issue’ in Peebles

20 Oct 2014 16:30

SIR, I was hoping you could raise a concern which has appeared on Peebles lovely High Street?

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Peeblesshire News letter called for a new union

19 Oct 2014 09:30

The thoughtful and eminently sensible letter from Dave Robb in last week’s Peeblesshire News called for a new union in which Scotland would be a “paying partner rather than a supplicant”.

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Peebles poised to host Borders walking festival

PEEBLES looks set to host the 2017 Scottish Borders Walking Festival.

22 Oct 2014 12:30

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From The Royal Opera House, to the Eastgate Peebles

21 Oct 2014 12:30

THE world’s finest artists dance, sing and perform the work of the world’s greatest choreographers and composers in the new season of Covent Garden Ballets and Operas to be shown on the big screen at the Eastgate Theatre in Peebles.

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Peebles show a real Drawer

20 Oct 2014 12:30

MULL Theatre are delighted to be restaging The Drawer Boy and will visit Peebles for one performance only on Friday, November 7.

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