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Cyclist remains in 'critical condition’ following crash

A CYCLIST was left fighting for his life after his bike was involved in a collision with a car in the Borders this week.

31 Oct 2014 09:00

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BBC Children in Need’s third bearfaced campaign returns with incredible line-up

31 Oct 2014 08:45

BBC Children in Need has launched their annual BearFaced campaign for its third consecutive year.

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Trial set

31 Oct 2014 08:30

A PEEBLES man will stand trial next month accused of attempting to pervert the course of justice following a crash in the town’s Rosetta Road.

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Police's Halloween safety advice

31 Oct 2014 08:00

POLICE are preparing to launch their operation to help keep people safe over Halloween.

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Racist charge

31 Oct 2014 07:30

A TEENAGER from Cardrona has appeared in court accused of posting racially offensive photos and remarks on Facebook.

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A week in pictures

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 »

Make the right call on keeping warm

PEOPLE across the Scottish Borders are being urged to act now to cut their bills and make their homes warmer as part of a Scottish Government campaign to encourage people to call the Home Energy Scotland Hotline.

Scottish Border Council's great green bin debate

Borders garden centre reveals plans to grow

Tweeddale MSP looks pretty in pink

Borders businesses put rates at top of agenda

Sport »

Pees make Jed-Forest see red

WHILE this was not the best game ever, it was a Border derby and you cant get more than five points for a win so Peebles made there way home happy with the result, writes Allan Beveridge.

31 Oct 2014 18:30

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Peebles Ams to the four

31 Oct 2014 13:30

PEEBLES did well to claim their second consecutive league win at a blustery Woodside Park on Saturday.

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Bravehearts poised for Euro glory in the Borders

31 Oct 2014 12:30 • David Knox

SCOTLAND are poised to become rugby league’s European champions for the first time ever tonight in the Borders.

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Dillon makes the cut with Ryder Cup hero Lee

28 Oct 2014 10:30

FRESH from his Ryder Cup winning performance at Gleneagles with Team Europe golfer Lee Westwood was back at his home from home, Close House in Northumberland, to play a round of golf with one of the sport’s up-and-coming stars.

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Opinion »

Debate is to be welcomed, not scorned

31 Oct 2014 09:00

SIR, Whilst Democracy itself is effectively 'the oppression of the minority by the majority’; can there ever be any justification to ignore the legitimate concerns of voters?

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SBC is more concerned about their budgets than safety of children

29 Oct 2014 09:30

Sir, I would like to correct Councillor Bhatia’s comments as reported in last week’s Peeblesshire News regarding the Cardrona 20mph pilot.

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Debate should not be stifled

28 Oct 2014 09:30

SIR, My apologies for writing again so soon. A couple of years ago I defended the principle that Mr Mundell should be free to write what he likes - whether I agreed with his opinions or not. He seems to imply others should not have the same freedom, if their opinions don’t agree with his.

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Public money should be better spent

27 Oct 2014 09:30

SIR, I agree with the two letters in last week’s Border Telegraph asking why it was necessary to send 16 councillors and officials to a site at Avonmouth to visit a waste treatment facility.

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Top pianist on key in Peebles

29 Oct 2014 16:30

THERE’S a special sense of anticipation ahead of the second concert in the new Music in Peebles season.

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Brewing up some rock classics

28 Oct 2014 16:30

CLASSIC rock tribute band Strange Brew make a welcome return to Peebles’ Eastgate Theatre following last year’s exceptional show.

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Kailzie Gardens ghost night

27 Oct 2014 16:30

COORIE in to the fire, turn up the lamps and don’t, whatever you do, look round if you hear footsteps behind you if you’re at Kailzie Gardens on the night of Friday, October 31 - Hallowe’en!

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