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27 Aug 2015 16:30 • David Knox

We’re having a ball

LEISURE bosses in Peebles have added some fun to their fitness centre at the Gytes.
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27 Aug 2015 08:30

New school building for Peebles?

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.
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26 Aug 2015 16:30

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

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.
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26 Aug 2015 08:30

Poll to learn community views on provost plan

MEMBERS of the community are to be asked for their view on having a provost in Peebles for the first time in 40 years.
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25 Aug 2015 08:30

Peebles pipe students on tune at World Championships

TWO pipers who were former students of a Peebles tutor have followed in his footsteps and become World Champions.
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24 Aug 2015 16:30

Semi-naked trampoliner up in court

A MOTHER-OF-FIVE from Peebles was spotted on her trampoline at 3am while semi-naked, and she continued shouting and swearing.
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24 Aug 2015 13:30

Tweed bosses draw the line at salmon 'kill licences’

IF the Scottish Government has its way, all fishery owners on the Tweed catchment will, from next year, require licences limiting the number of salmon which can be killed on their beats.
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24 Aug 2015 08:30

New chairman for Peebles Community Council

Peebles Community Council has a new chairman.
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23 Aug 2015 15:30 • David Knox

Well-known Peebles pooch killed on High Street

A PEEBLES dog-owner has described the moment her beloved Basset Hound was killed last week on Peebles High Street.
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23 Aug 2015 08:30

Peebles puncher prepares for Portobello

LOCAL Muay Thai fighter Scott Linton returns to the ring next month, September 18, in a title bout at Portobello Town Hall.
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22 Aug 2015 16:30 • David Knox

Early rise for O’Hare fans

THE 15th World Athletics Championships start today in Beijing.
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22 Aug 2015 08:30

Sunday festival a big success

THEY came together from churches across Peebles.
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21 Aug 2015 13:30

It’s a close shave for Captain Tea Towel

SHE stole the show when she appeared on ITV’s Saturday Night Takeaway earlier this year as her alter ego Captain Tea Towel.
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21 Aug 2015 08:30

Gytes serves up a treat

PEEBLES RFC resume their Booker Border League campaign with a home clash against former Scottish champions Melrose this Saturday.
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20 Aug 2015 14:30

Peebles given front row seats to new movie

PEEBLES has been transported back in time for the filming of a major movie about a 19th century golfer and his son.
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20 Aug 2015 09:00

Sledgehammer gang chased by Tour organisers

A GANG of masked robbers was chased out of Peebles in the early hours of the morning by the organisers of a major cycling race.
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20 Aug 2015 08:30

Community to consider a rescue package for Peebles mill

COMMUNITY leaders are poised to consider a rescue package for a Peebles textile mill that announced last month it would close by the end of the year.
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20 Aug 2015 07:30

Farming family celebrate phenomenal fundraiser

SHE has won her own battle against cancer - and now she is celebrating raising a five-figure sum for charity.
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19 Aug 2015 08:30 • David Knox

Humanity in a horsebox

THREE friends from Peebles are hoping to ease the suffering of refugees camped around Calais - with a horsebox
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19 Aug 2015 08:00

Public can make voices heard in Rosetta row

MEMBERS of the community will have the opportunity to air their views next month on controversial proposals to build 130 houses on parts of a Peebles caravan park.
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19 Aug 2015 07:30

Activists seek local backing to block NHS sale

ACTIVISTS are attempting to drum up local support for their opposition to a deal between the US and EU that could bring about further privatisation of the National Health Service.
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18 Aug 2015 08:30

Peebles to the fore in new golf movie

FILMMAKERS have been lured by Peebles’ old world charm and chosen the town as a location for a major movie about a 19th century golfer and his son.
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18 Aug 2015 08:30

Homecoming gig an 'honour’ for talented Tommy

HE’S performed at Glastonbury, T in the Park and recorded at London’s famous Abbey Road studios.
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18 Aug 2015 07:30

Pilot scheme offers satellite broadband alternative for residents

RESIDENTS in rural parts of the Borders are being reminded that they may be able to access satellite broadband at reduced cost as part of an ongoing pilot project, being run by Avanti.
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17 Aug 2015 09:30

A celebration of the arts

NOT to be outdone by a certain extravaganza up the road in Edinburgh, the Peebles Arts Festival promises a fabulous long weekend of events that highlight not just the wealth of artistic talent found locally, but also the town’s international artistic connections.
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