23 Apr 2014 09:34
IT is a poignant reminder of the horrors of World War Two.
23 Apr 2014 09:30
UNEMPLOYMENT in the Borders fell by 5.9% in the period between February and March in line with Scotland and the UK.
23 Apr 2014 07:30
INCREASED contributions from housing developers are being called for as worries persist over Peebles’ ability to cope with a larger population.
23 Apr 2014 07:00
IF your surname is Scott or any of that famous clan’s nonimal subdivisions, like Geddes or Laidlaw, you’re invited to attend a unique event at Bowhill near Selkirk next month.
22 Apr 2014 09:00
TWEEDDALE MSP Christine Grahame is supporting patient feedback at NHS Borders.
22 Apr 2014 08:30 • David Knox
THE ruined Abbeys of the Scottish Borders are layered in history.
22 Apr 2014 08:00
A MASSIVE bird shed – 120 metres long and 31 metres wide – will be built at Glenrath Farm’s egg-producing complex between Leadburn and Lamancha.
22 Apr 2014 08:00
BIGGAR Accordion & Fiddle Club brought their season to an end in fine style with local lad Tom Orr and his band.
22 Apr 2014 07:30
OLD friends were re-united this week when an octogenarian cyclist took a break in Peeblesshire as he neared the end of a gruelling 500-mile trip.
21 Apr 2014 09:00
LAST week, Irish new wave folk singer Heidi Talbot entranced an audience in Peebles with songs from her new album.
21 Apr 2014 07:30
Developers have come under attack from community representatives for their “minimalist” efforts towards providing essential affordable housing in Peebles.
21 Apr 2014 07:00 • David Knox
THEY live hundreds of miles apart and many have never met before. But in downtown Welland a total of ten Peebles ex-pats got to together to reflect on their hometown.
20 Apr 2014 09:00
MORNING rolls and soda bread from Peebles bakers WTS Forsyth & Sons have tickled the tastebuds of expert judges in a national competition.
20 Apr 2014 08:00
Proud mum Alison Saxon’s biggest problem is trying to curb her daughter’s enthusiasm.
19 Apr 2014 09:00
A PROUD guest house owner was celebrating this week after his property was given a five-star gold grading.
18 Apr 2014 09:00
THE Biggar Youth Project came in for praise as local MSP Aileen Campbell launched the Scottish Government’s national Youth Work Strategy.
18 Apr 2014 08:30
Local food producers are being offered the opportunity to meet and share ideas in Peebles.
18 Apr 2014 08:00
Shopkeepers have been warned to be on their guard after several reports of fake money being used in Peebles.
18 Apr 2014 07:00
Peebles Community Council remains below its full complement of members after an urgent plea for new blood failed to produce the desired effect.
17 Apr 2014 09:30
Improved transport and communications links, economic growth and employment were all discussed at the first Borderlands Initiative summit.