The St Ronan’s Standard Bearer for 2017 will be introduced to the public tonight (Friday, May 5).

The unveiling will take place in the town's Memorial Hall at 8pm. Other introductions taking place on this date are the Standard Bearer’s Lass, Principal Guest the Lady Busser.

The town bands will play outside the Hall from 7pm, with teas and coffee being served inside from that time.

Immediately following the Introduction Ceremony the Standard Bearer’s Reel will be danced outside the Hall (Leithen Road side) with music by Innerleithen Pipe Band.