1 Aug 2014 08:30
Brownies from the Borders, including 1st Caddonfoot Unit, joined around 4,000 Brownies from all over Scotland at a spectacular event to celebrate the Big Brownie Birthday at the Gleneagles Equestrian Centre.
1 Aug 2014 07:30
THERE was an embarrassing ten-minute stand-off during a meeting of the Scottish Borders Licensing Board as members clashed over who should take over as temporary chair.
1 Aug 2014 07:00
AROUND 800 people attended a festival held in memory of a local mountain biker in Innereleithen.
31 Jul 2014 09:00 • Michael Robson
BEAMING children and proud family members were testimony to the success of a first royal visit to the area for more than a year.
31 Jul 2014 08:30 • David Knox
A SWARM of dangerous hornets descended on Peebles - and experts are warning to stay clear.
31 Jul 2014 08:00
A DISABLED pensioner has kicked up a stink after a delay in repairing a fault with his walk-in shower left him unable to wash for 14 days.
31 Jul 2014 07:30
CARLOWSE campaigners have lodged an objection with Historic Scotland over planned work to their historic bridge.
31 Jul 2014 07:00 • David Knox
CYCLING fever has been sweeping the UK, and while the nation watches the Tour de France wind its way around France, the Scottish Borders is preparing for its own major road cycling event this summer.
30 Jul 2014 09:00 • Michael Robson
ORGANISERS were delighted that the royal visit to Crookston Farm, Peebles went off without a hitch - and hailed the part played by the Princess Royal.
30 Jul 2014 08:30
They’ve done it! The ward team and friends of ward 12 at Borders General Hospital have worked tirelessly this year both on and off the ward and have raised over £6000 for a new bladder scanner.
30 Jul 2014 08:00
A SPECIAL service is being held in Broughton Parish Church at 11am on Sunday, August 3 to commemorate the start of World War One.
30 Jul 2014 07:30
INNERLEITHEN Music Festival starts soon and, away from the headline concerts at the Memorial Hall, the organisers have lined up an intriguing multimedia show called ‘The Ladykillers’.
29 Jul 2014 09:00
TOWNSFOLK and bandsmen braved monsoon-like conditions as St Ronan’s Border Games reached its finale.
29 Jul 2014 08:30
A PEEBLES sports doctor has broken the record for the time taken to reach Scotland’s 10 highest peaks inside a day.
29 Jul 2014 08:00
GREEN Yes, the Scottish Green Party’s campaign for a Yes vote in the independence referendum, is urging undecided voters in the Peebles area to take part in a question and answer session with three leading commentators.
29 Jul 2014 07:30
A PEEBLESSHIRE gamekeeper has been hailed a rural hero by the TV gardening expert Alan Titchmarsh.
28 Jul 2014 09:00 • Michael Robson
MORE than one hour before it was due to begin, a queue was already beginning to form outside the Memorial Hall.
28 Jul 2014 08:30
TWEEDDALE MP David Mundell pulled a perfect pint to celebrate re-opening The Cross Keys in Peebles.
28 Jul 2014 07:30
SOCIALIST firebrand Tommy Sheridan is bringing his pro-Independence Hope over Fear Tour to Galashiels.
28 Jul 2014 07:00
TWEEDDALE councillor Graham Garvie visited the Commonwealth Games athletes’ village in Glasgow to welcome Team Tonga.