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The couple were terrorised (55696184)

Road outrage as elderly couple attacked

Completing the Jedburgh 10k and half marathon in October - Marion Blackwood, Rosalind Kerr (both half marathon) Sara Gilmer and Zoe Goodfellow (both 10k)

African orphans visited by Peebles dental nurses

Murray Thomson in action.

Murray's wrestling with injuries

Scottish Borders Council officers carried out a damage survey.

Flood repairs will run into millions

Golf at Rutherford Castle (55669525)

Jobs boost with holiday park plans for West Linton

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Leader puts positive spin on reduction of 130 posts

An artist's impression of the Tapestry building. (55649229)

Council stands firm over £3.5m tapestry investment

Oyster Theatre Members with Local Co-op Staff at Innerleithen (55576762)

Oyster Theatre's plastic bag boost

Graham Garvie - new patron of Innerleithen and Walkerburn Community First Responders

New patron will give community first responders 'a bit of clout'

Photo: Brian Sutherland

They're having a ball!

Peebles Swimming Pool staff starting the clean up operation after the facility was badly flooded

Hope for re-opening of Peebles Swimming Pool

An image of what the stolen mountain bikes look like

Two high-value bikes stolen near Galashiels

A silver Vauxhall Vectra, with four occupants, is being connected with the incidents after it was spotted at several locations.

Police investigate after nine break-ins are linked

Heavy hearted members of Venlaw Community Woodland have decided to abolish the group - but the convener hopes there is still room for community involvment

What is the future for Venlaw Wood?

Research suggests as many as one in 10 of 15-year-olds in the Borders are regular smokers

Call for action on teenage smokers

Fly tipping is a problem in Peeblesshire (54843395)

Callants call for an end to fly tipping

Dean Park residents Ian Gordon, Matt Cunliffe, Evelyn Ferguson, and Sam Ferguson are concerned about the restaurant opening 'on their doorsteps.'

Angry Peebles residents as Indian gets the go-ahead

SBC is warning residents to be prepared for the potential for surface and river flooding and travel disruption

Weather warning for heavy rain

Scott Brash in action at the Scottish Show jumping Championship at Ingliston

Tribute to top Peebles showjumper

A72 Peebles to Innerleithen Road  (54831778)

Is it time to trunk the A72?

Peebles girl Amy Clancy's Galashiels store, LA Bridalwear, scooped the Best Bridal Retailer in Scotland award

LA Bridalwear crowned Scotland's best bridal retailer

Dirtpot Corner has been an accident blackspot for more than a decade. Photo: Helen Barrington.

Council are set to take the corner out of Dirtpot

Council leader David Parker this morning confirmed up to 130 jobs will be cut at Newtown

130 jobs getting the axe at SBC

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The deadline for nominations is 12noon on Friday, February 26, 2016. 

Calling West Linton Community Council nominations

A72 Peebles to Innerleithen Road  (54828603)

What a state! Call goes out for more roads investment

Disatisfaction stats across Scottish Borders Council services revealed this week in a Scottish Household Survey

Council defends ratings drop on their services

Freddie Watt is hoping to continue his winning ways this weekend.

Finals are on the menu

Part of the A72 between Innerleithen and Cardrona will be closed on Sunday, February 14, between 9am and 2pm 

Valentine's Day road closure on A72

Councillor Rory Stewart concedes that he should have raised his concerns with SBC officers before Facebook rant

Councillor reassesses his Facebook rant

Storm Henry is to get worse throughout the evening - some roads are closed and school transport may be disrupted tomorrow

Storm Henry to worsen this evening

90mph winds expected for parts of the Borders as Storm Henry 'the eighth' sweeps through the region

Storm Henry expected to bring gales up to 90mph

Weather warning as the eighth storm of the season, Storm Henry, hits the Borders

Amber weather warning as Storm Henry hits

Weather update and current road closures

High winds continue and snow is on the way

Mary, who will be 80 next year, and her daughter Karen, peel potatoes for 1,000 refugees in The Jungle

Family's shocking trip to Calais 'hell hole'

More weather warnings ahead of Storm Gertrude

More weather warnings issued ahead of Storm Gertrude

500,000th and 500,001st passengers, Sarah Eno and Andy Swales from Selkirk - joined by Transport Minister and ScotRail Alliance Managing Director

Borders Railway celebrates 'half a million' milestone

Chambers Institution. (54086566)

Plotting the future of the Chambers Institution

Ther proposed Great Tapestry of Scotland in Tweedbank. (53990257)

Government scrutinises Great Tapestry business case

Outdoors comes indoors for successful film festival

Outdoors comes indoors for successful film festival

Homes evacuated in Hawick and Jed, flooding also hits Kelso

Homes evacuated in Hawick and Jed, flooding also hits Kelso

A number of roads are impassable across the Borders this morning due to flooding.

Drivers in Hawick and Jedburgh advised not to drive due to heavy flooding

The pass rate for children in the region's most deprived areas has almost doubled

Exam success for kids from deprived backgrounds

Innerleithen: Police appeal for witnesses after a house break-in between last Tuesday (19) and today (Monday 25)

Witnesses wanted for Innerleithen house break-in

Police are appealing for witness after a bus was shot at on Sunday, January 14.

Police appeal for witnesses after bus was shot at

Bella Sosa, 12, Phoebe Hibbert, 12, and Aramis Sosa, 14 ran a donation drive for the refugees at Cardrona Village Hall

Peebles family helps refugees

Robin Tatler, Chairman of Peebles and District Community Council left, with Crick Carleton, chairman of the planning committee

Fury over Peebles housing development

Two cars collided at notorious dirt-pot corner on the A72 near Cardrona on Friday, January 15

Latest A72 smash adds fuel to safety debate

More than half of people in the Borders are drinking more than the recommended levels

Drinking to excess in the Borders

Councillor Rory Stewart took to Facebook to vent about SBC decision

Councillor slams decision to cancel school transport

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Costa Coffee opened its doors at Veitch's Corner on Monday

Costa comes to Peebles

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