27 Feb 2015 09:00
A CHANGE in the law and a change in attitude is needed to improve the safety of cyclists in the Tweed Valley, it has been claimed.
27 Feb 2015 08:30
THE Gytes Leisure Centre in Peebles is helping soldiers to recover from the stresses of active service by providing two crown water fishing permits to the charity Fishing for Heroes.
27 Feb 2015 08:00
BORDERS patients are amongst the best in Scotland when it comes to keeping appointments.
27 Feb 2015 07:30
A NEW destination marketing campaign to inspire people to visit the Scottish Borders this spring and summer has been launched by VisitScotland, in partnership with the Scottish Borders Council.
26 Feb 2015 09:30
Any attempt at rational discussion about that awesome icon of British horse racing, the Grand National, can easily dissolve into nostalgic chat about four-legged heroes of yesteryear.
26 Feb 2015 09:00
A POINTER from Peebles is aiming to be top dog next month at Crufts.
26 Feb 2015 08:30
AMBITIOUS plans to build a new outdoor activities park near Innerleithen have the potential to transform Tweeddale, Scottish Borders Council leader David Parker has admitted.
26 Feb 2015 08:00
AN URGENT call has been made to make improvements at a notorious accident blackspot in Peeblesshire a priority after it was ignored in the latest local authority spending plans.
26 Feb 2015 07:30
IF a new permanent home for the Great Tapestry of Scotland at Tweedbank is to wash its face financially, it will have to attract more paying customers than Abbotsford House managed last year.
25 Feb 2015 09:00
A SECOND bridge for Peebles remains a long way off with community leaders still refusing to give their blessing to the plan.
25 Feb 2015 08:30
POLICE are being urged to make it a priority to clamp down against motorists who blatantly ignore the parking regulations in Peebles.
25 Feb 2015 08:00
A NEWSPAPER poll is being proposed to discover the public’s views on a windfarm development as community leaders struggle to come up with a decision on the best way forward.
25 Feb 2015 07:30
A CAMPAIGN group is looking towards Peebles in search of a lost playing field.
24 Feb 2015 09:00
A FAVOURITE haunt for Peeblesshire walkers and cyclists is back in pristine condition - as can been seen by this picture.
24 Feb 2015 08:45
Sir, I would like to appeal to Peeblesshire News readers to join the thousands who have signed the petition asking Scottish Borders Council to overturn its decision to spend £6 million of our money and £2.5 million of Scottish Government money (also our money) - that is a total of £8.5m - on a new building at Tweedbank to house the Great Tapestry of Scotland.
24 Feb 2015 08:30
OPPONENTS of plans to site a new synthetic pitch just yards from their homes in Peebles are trying to kick the project into touch.
24 Feb 2015 08:00
A NURSING teacher is the choice of the Scottish National Party to challenge for the position of local MP at the General Election.
24 Feb 2015 07:30
YOUNG Borderers are entering the final weeks of their campaigns to become Members of the Scottish Youth Parliament (MSYPs) ahead of the Scottish Youth Parliament election in March.
23 Feb 2015 09:00
TAKING a year out isn’t something new for students heading towards university.
23 Feb 2015 08:30
LONG-RUNNING fears about road safety in a Peeblesshire village are to be raised with councillors and officials this week.