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We’re having a ball

27 Aug 2015 16:30David Knox

LEISURE bosses in Peebles have added some fun to their fitness centre at the Gytes.

New school building for Peebles?

27 Aug 2015 08:30

ITS pupils are amongst the highest-achievers in Scotland but the standard of the buildings at Peebles High School are not up to scratch, according to a local councillor.

Angela’s poignant tribute to victims of Scotland’s 'secret history’

26 Aug 2015 16:30

An Innerleithen-based sculptress is cementing her reputation as one of Scotland’s foremost civic space artists with a poignant new work, set to be unveiled next month.

Poll to learn community views on provost plan

26 Aug 2015 08:30

MEMBERS of the community are to be asked for their view on having a provost in Peebles for the first time in 40 years.

Peebles pipe students on tune at World Championships

25 Aug 2015 08:30

TWO pipers who were former students of a Peebles tutor have followed in his footsteps and become World Champions.

Semi-naked trampoliner up in court

24 Aug 2015 16:30

A MOTHER-OF-FIVE from Peebles was spotted on her trampoline at 3am while semi-naked, and she continued shouting and swearing.

Tweed bosses draw the line at salmon 'kill licences’

24 Aug 2015 13:30

New chairman for Peebles Community Council

24 Aug 2015 08:30

Well-known Peebles pooch killed on High Street

23 Aug 2015 15:30David Knox

Peebles puncher prepares for Portobello

23 Aug 2015 08:30

Early rise for O’Hare fans

22 Aug 2015 16:30David Knox

Sunday festival a big success

22 Aug 2015 08:30

It’s a close shave for Captain Tea Towel

21 Aug 2015 13:30

Gytes serves up a treat

21 Aug 2015 08:30

Peebles given front row seats to new movie

20 Aug 2015 14:30

Sledgehammer gang chased by Tour organisers

20 Aug 2015 09:00

Community to consider a rescue package for Peebles mill

20 Aug 2015 08:30

Farming family celebrate phenomenal fundraiser

20 Aug 2015 07:30

Humanity in a horsebox

19 Aug 2015 08:30David Knox

Public can make voices heard in Rosetta row

19 Aug 2015 08:00

Activists seek local backing to block NHS sale

19 Aug 2015 07:30

Peebles to the fore in new golf movie

18 Aug 2015 08:30

Homecoming gig an 'honour’ for talented Tommy

18 Aug 2015 08:30

Pilot scheme offers satellite broadband alternative for residents

18 Aug 2015 07:30

A celebration of the arts

17 Aug 2015 09:30

Mystery remains over buyer of old school

17 Aug 2015 07:30


Happy hour at Fringe

MEMBERS of InChorus met at a local hostelry to celebrate the imminent launch of their Fringe show, 'Happy Hour with InChorus’. It will take place on August 24, 27 and 29 in the Emerald Theatre in Nicolson Square, Edinburgh (Venue 209).

Activists seek local backing to block NHS sale

Peebles to the fore in new golf movie

Blue Badge bother in Peebles for blind teenager

Peebles pupils are top class


Norman to lead Innerleithen Pipe Band Championships

THE organisers of the Innerleithen Pipe Band Championships are excited with the quality of entries for the annual Innerleithen Pipe Band Championships next month again in the grounds of St Ronan’s Primary School.

Closing the gap as councillor boycotts sod-cutting ceremony

A weekend of stars and stripes at Traquair Fair

Innerleithen is tuning up for 2015 Music Festival

Calais chaos curbs 125th celebrations


Face of 'Thankerton Man’ revealed at Biggar Museum

THE face of a young man dating from the Copper Age is now on show to the public at the newly-opened Biggar & Upper Clydesdale Museum.

New museum opens in Biggar

Biggar is better

Big Band marks VE Day anniversary

Biggar curry house too hot for competition


Borders Belles lead tribute

BRENDA Mitchell led the Borders Belles on Bikes tribute to Billie Fleming by taking part in a national celebration of the woman who still holds the women’s world record for the greatest distance cycled in a single year.

Crook campaigners snap up surrounding plots

Data scare as council admits yes/no gaffe

The Borders Railway: a great achievement for grassroots rail campaigning

Council objects to Tweedsmuir wind farm bid


Lyndsay hat-trick takes Tweeddale to the top

27 Aug 2015 15:30

TWEEDDALE once again had youth to thank as they romped to victory at Ancrum, writes Blair Meikle.

Border Amateur round-up - Gordon go top

27 Aug 2015 07:30

KEVIN Utterson scored a double to send Gordon top of the Border Amateur League’s Division A, writes KENNY PATERSON.

Rovers get revenge over Hawick

23 Aug 2015 13:30

PEEBLES Rovers got their league campaign off to a flying start with an emphatic 3-0 victory over Hawick Royal Albert at Whitestone Park last weekend.

The future's bright at Walkerburn bowling

23 Aug 2015 13:30

WALKERBURN Bowling Club, established in 1889, must now be the smallest bowling club in the Peeblesshire area with only 23 adult members.

Promising warm-up in Penrith for Biggar

23 Aug 2015 12:30

BIGGAR journeyed south of the Border to take on North Division1 West side Penrith.

Generation game for West Linton finals day

22 Aug 2015 15:30

Derby delight for Tweeddale Rovers

22 Aug 2015 11:30

Safety in sight for Peebles County

22 Aug 2015 08:30

Faye and Jordan are jumping for joy at the Scottish Championships

21 Aug 2015 19:30David Knox

Points and pints on offer at the Gytes

21 Aug 2015 18:30

Lawson's boost before Broadwood

21 Aug 2015 14:30David Knox

A record-breaking Rollercoaster hill race

21 Aug 2015 11:30

Rovers rumbled at Kilby

21 Aug 2015 06:30

Vale tumble from Scottish Cup

20 Aug 2015 17:30

Border Amateur round-up - Stow enjoy homecoming

20 Aug 2015 09:30

Ethan excels while Fergus flies

17 Aug 2015 07:00David Knox

Netball girls go on trial

17 Aug 2015 06:30

Darren has a round to remember with Scotland Boys

16 Aug 2015 10:30

Pees are punished at Philiphaugh

15 Aug 2015 08:45


Cultural tourism is enormous income generator

27 Aug 2015 08:30

SIR, As a Trustee of the Great Tapestry of Scotland I feel it is incumbent to respond to some of the comments made by Mr Neil Ballantyne in his letter of August 12.

Great effort

25 Aug 2015 08:30

SIR, It is exciting to think that this great Tapestry will come to the Borders.

Stevenson link

24 Aug 2015 08:30

SIR, On the subject of Stevenson’s involvement with Peebles, may I refer your correspondent to a definitive biography of RLS by Rosaline Masson who knew the Stevenson family.

Peeblesshire truly becoming an international cycling destination

21 Aug 2015 09:30

SIR, Please can I take this chance to thank many local people in regard to the Tesco Bank Tour O The Borders which was based in Peebles last weekend.

Disgraceful situation

21 Aug 2015 08:30

SIR, The traffic delay in Biggar on Sunday, August 16, caused by a car show was completely unacceptable.

Second referendum will cause uncertainty

20 Aug 2015 09:30

Robert Louis Stevenson - A Peeblesshire connection?

19 Aug 2015 08:30

On, St Ronan’s, On!

18 Aug 2015 09:30

Nepal fundraising thankyou

17 Aug 2015 09:30

Invisible bollard

16 Aug 2015 09:30

Regal steam

15 Aug 2015 08:30

Cherish our green spaces

10 Aug 2015 08:30

Photographing wildlife

8 Aug 2015 08:30

MP needs lesson in irony

6 Aug 2015 09:30

Broadband bother?

4 Aug 2015 08:30

What's On

Val’s in rhythm with nature

27 Aug 2015 08:30

PEEBLES based artist Val Ferguson currently has an exhibition at Dawyck Botanic Gardens.

An evening with Lord Smith

25 Aug 2015 08:30

THE Tweeddale Society’s annual lecture, as part of the Peebles Arts Festival, will be an evening with Lord Smith of Kelvin this year.

Words from the Art at Peebles

24 Aug 2015 08:30

A LOCAL author is hosting a creative writing workshop and seminar on the writing and publishing process at this year’s Peebles Arts Festival.

Shashi Tharoor visits Traquair

22 Aug 2015 16:30

AN Indian Member of Parliament, author and former Government Minister, will discuss India in the 21st Century with author and historian William Dalrymple at the Beyond Borders International Festival at Traquair House this weekend.

Something for everyone at Peebles Arts Festival

22 Aug 2015 09:30

ALREADY renowned as a major arts destination, there will be an even more creative feel to Peebles than usual as the Peebles Arts Festival gets underway next weekend.

Workshop treats in Innerleithen

21 Aug 2015 08:30

Blues on the bill at the Eastgate

18 Aug 2015 09:30

Conservative leader will ask the questions at Traquair

16 Aug 2015 09:30

Happy hour at Fringe

16 Aug 2015 08:30

Norman to lead Innerleithen Pipe Band Championships

14 Aug 2015 07:30

Flatbellys have the stomach for Peebles

10 Aug 2015 08:30

A weekend of stars and stripes at Traquair Fair

10 Aug 2015 07:30

Innerleithen is tuning up for 2015 Music Festival

9 Aug 2015 07:30

Our very own Edinburgh Fringe musical... and a’ that

7 Aug 2015 08:30

Perfect Peebles Show has it all

7 Aug 2015 08:00

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