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27 Aug 2014 08:00

Is there a hunger for Veitch’s plans ?

DO we need another restaurant in Peebles? was a question vexing Community Council members.

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27 Aug 2014 07:30

Sewage capacity may limit housing

Scottish Water has stated Peebles sewage system north of the River Tweed is at maximum capacity.

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26 Aug 2014 09:00

BBC journalist guest at annual church event

Investigative journalist Fiona Walker is a special guest at the annual Wayside Market for Lyne and Manor Church.

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26 Aug 2014 08:00

Borders Council staff are ordered to stay neutral in run-up to referendum

SCOTTISH Borders Council staff have been told to keep their views on Scottish Independence to themselves ahead of the September 18 referendum – at least while they are working.

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26 Aug 2014 07:30

Studies and steam to transform tourism

STEAM trains will return to the Borders next year and bring with them an expected tourism boost.

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26 Aug 2014 07:00

Tourist trade threatened by verge cuts

ALLOWING road verges to grow wild due to budget cuts may hit the Peebles tourist economy.

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25 Aug 2014 09:00

Packed Peebles referendum meeting

STRONG public interest was once again evident as local politicians came to an independence debate in Peebles,

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25 Aug 2014 08:00 • David Knox

Belles on bikes

A PEEBLES cycle law specialist has got on her bike to promote a women’s only ride.

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25 Aug 2014 07:30

Artist escapes from behind police bars

A PEEBLES seascape artist promises not to lock up visitors at her open studio in the former police cells.

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25 Aug 2014 07:00

Bridge use suspended

Peebles pedestrians will face a quarter of a mile detour while a River Tweed bridge is closed.

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24 Aug 2014 09:00

Treat for birthday girl as Brash wins in London

A PEEBLES teenager had a birthday to remember as she met her idol Scott Brash in London.

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24 Aug 2014 08:30 • Ally McGilvray

Ewe beauty

A LINDEAN sheep farmer is celebrating a rare double in the Borders.

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24 Aug 2014 07:30

Crook stop

THE Crook Inn had a part to play in a big charity event.

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23 Aug 2014 08:30

A Big Sunday comes to Peebles

ONE thousand burgers and sausages were consumed as a major community event in Peebles found the recipe for success.

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23 Aug 2014 08:00

Peebles High School to pilot new scheme to promote healthy eating

PEEBLES High School pupils are being offered an incentive to have a healthy meal from the canteen on the premises rather than go to a takeaway food outlet.

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22 Aug 2014 09:00

Innerleithen on song

INNERLEITHEN was alive with the sound of music at the weekend.

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22 Aug 2014 08:30 • David Knox

West Linton camp for the blind

IMAGINE trying out things like climbing, archery and cooking for the first time without being able to see.

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22 Aug 2014 08:00

Cria brings new blood to Peeblesshire trekking business

A NEW way of trekking through the Tweed Valley has just been launched.

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22 Aug 2014 07:30

The future of Peebles transport?

THE latest in electric-powered cars will arrive in Peebles next month.

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22 Aug 2014 07:00

Survey gives Borders College food for thought

AROUND one in four students were dissatisfied with the food served at Borders College in the 2013/14 session.

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