6 Jul 2015 08:30
Gay standard adopted but councillors at odds over where to fly flags
THE rainbow flag, symbolising lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) pride, has been officially approved by Scottish Borders Council as part of a new flag flying protocol.
6 Jul 2015 07:30
Halyrude Primary pupils in the dock
Children from P6 and P7 at Halyrude Primary School have been lucky enough to take part in a mock trial at Peebles Sheriff Court.
6 Jul 2015 06:30 • Michael Robson
Robbie replaces Kerr at The Gytes
BOSSES at Peebles Rugby Club have appointed a new member of coaching staff after the surprise resignation of Gavin Kerr.
5 Jul 2015 08:00
West Linton pupils are eco-heroes
WEST Linton Primary School recently held a whole school Eco Heroes Day in conjunction with local initiatives Tweedgreen and Whitmuir Farm.
5 Jul 2015 07:30
High praise for summer fundraiser
THE Peebles High School senior student team and PTA celebrated the success of their summer fundraiser when it was revealed that the event had raised the sum of £2,114.
4 Jul 2015 11:30
Just champion at Peebles Golf Club
AFTER an enthralling week of match play knock-out golf with the course in fantastic condition and the weather gods staying fairly generous, Peebles Golf Club held its club championship finals on Saturday.
4 Jul 2015 09:30
Pitch plans will cause ‘years of misery’
SIR, We are writing to express our concerns that, having failed to gain consent to build a 3G pitch on a designated flood area (the Gytes), Scottish Borders Council have identified a shortlist of a further three sites in Peebles.
4 Jul 2015 08:00
Exchanging memories in Peebles
IN September last year, Peebles High School was part of the very first musical exchange between the Borders secondary and Ursulinengymnasium, situated in Werl, Germany.
4 Jul 2015 07:30
Clowning around in Peebles
CHILDREN are in for a treat when a bunch of clowns come to Peebles
3 Jul 2015 15:30
Ride tribute to remember Carl in Peebles
MORE than 200 cyclists, aged from six to 70, took part in a rideout in memory of the former president of Peebles Cycling Club.
3 Jul 2015 13:30
Demand grows for Peebles foodbank
CLOSE to 400 vulnerable members of the community have received vital assistance since the Peebles foodbank opened its doors in September 2013.
3 Jul 2015 11:30 • David Knox
Team Borders reach the top of the podium
YOUNG athletes from the Borders ran away with the Forth Valley League at the weekend following a nail-biting finale.