26 Jun 2015 09:00
Royal day out for Eddleston pupils
TWEEDDALE MP David Mundell was one of the many visitors to an exhibition put on by pupils from Eddleston Primary School at the Royal Highland Show.
26 Jun 2015 08:30
Fly-tipping reaches record level in Borders
COUNCIL bosses have revealed that 2014 was a record year for fly-tipping in the region.
26 Jun 2015 08:15
Peebles hotels hope major international conference will boost events business in Borders
PEEBLES Hydro and The Macdonald Hotels & Resorts Group’s Cardrona Hotel, Golf & Spa are taking part in a major international conference for event organisers which is coming to Scotland for the first time.
25 Jun 2015 08:00
Sun shines on start of Beltane
RIGHT on cue the sun came out to herald the beginning of the biggest week of the year in Peebles.
25 Jun 2015 07:30
Life-saving Peebles postie to meet the Queen
A PEEBLES postman has been hailed a hero after saving the life of an elderly woman who was trapped in a bath for three days
24 Jun 2015 15:15
A Beltane week in Peebles
ONE of the Queen's Court almost steals the limelight in this cheeky photograph from the Crowning Ceremony in Peebles.
24 Jun 2015 08:30
Standing on top of the world
HE’s famed for his gardening - and one of this year’s leaders of the Beltane Festival is confident that the town’s summer gala will continue to blossom.
24 Jun 2015 08:00
Campaigners continue battle for chairlift
CAMPAIGNERS are refusing to throw in the towel in their bid to bring a mountain bike chairlift scheme to Innerleithen.
24 Jun 2015 07:30
Biggar is better
THE 127 cyclists who took part in the annual Biggar Gala week cycle brought to an end another action packed week, with 25 fantastic activities occuring across the seven days.
23 Jun 2015 08:30
Double celebration as twins take leading roles
THERE was a double celebration in an Innerleithen household as a pair of twins learned they would have an important part to play in their town’s historic summer festival.
23 Jun 2015 08:00
Thug’s vicious attack for a straw hat
A VICIOUS thug smashed a man’s cheekbone in a random attack - to get his hands on a straw hat
23 Jun 2015 07:30
Underage drinkers 'ruining’ village
COMMUNITY leaders have expressed concern that under age drinking is ruining the image of a historic village festival.
Hordes of youngster were spotted with alcohol during the week-long festivities of the Whipman in West Linton.