20 Jan 2015 16:30
I HAD a good break over midwinter although inevitably found myself occasionally on what some may call a “busman’s holiday”.
19 Jan 2015 16:30
CABARET and revue is alive and well in the Borders, at least judging by the reaction to the Two Moronnies’ latest offering to a packed Carlops Village Hall.
2 Jan 2015 16:30
ST RONAN’S Silver Band held a very popular Christmas concert.
26 Dec 2014 16:30
LAST month I mentioned my decision to let the hairs sprout on my top lip and chin. This was for the worthy cause of “Movember.”
24 Dec 2014 09:30
The children of St Ronan’s Primary School brought the Arabian Nights tale of Aladdin to life on stage last week.
23 Dec 2014 09:30
THE weather outside was frightful but thankfully the music inside was delightful.
22 Dec 2014 09:30
A WIZARD, tin man and lion were just some of the stars strutting the stage during Walkerburn’s pantomime.
11 Dec 2014 09:30
RARELY can there have been such a joyous occasion at the Eastgate Theatre, for both musical and extra-musical reasons, as Saturday evening’s concert by Peebles Orchestra.
7 Dec 2014 09:30
THE first Borders book festival created exclusively for young people saw more than 1000 children enjoy work with authors at events in Peebles.
20 Nov 2014 15:30
TWENTY members of the Scottish Borders Hill Walking Club met at Hartwoodmyres Wood near Ashkirk for their latest walk.
19 Nov 2014 15:30
TALENTED young performers Douglas Holligan and Maddy Kearns presented a brilliant programme of piano and song at the Serenata concert on Sunday.
18 Nov 2014 15:30
A CHARITY-run music school in the Borders is through to the final of ITV’s “The People’s Millions”.
17 Nov 2014 15:30
THE increased popularity of astronomy as an interest and hobby over recent years has been in large part due to one of mankind’s greatest technological achievements, the Hubble Space Telescope.
16 Nov 2014 15:30
BIGGAR Accordion and Fiddle Club celebrated their 40th Anniversary at their meeting last Sunday in the company of Jennifer Cruickshank and Family from Lumphanan.
15 Nov 2014 15:30
EACH penultimate month of the year I’ve observed the top lips of fellows with a certain degree of admiration.
12 Nov 2014 10:30
INNERLEITHEN’S St. Ronan’s Silver Band has won the prize for the best Borders Band at the fourteenth Borders Entertainment Contest held in Peebles at the weekend.
11 Nov 2014 10:30
IT was one of the most colourful events of the summer.
26 Oct 2014 16:30 • Michael Robson
THERE were some extraordinary goings on in Peebles last week when hundreds of young people, parents, grandparents, locals and visitors filled the Eastgate Theatre to enjoy the annual Imaginarium Festival.
18 Oct 2014 12:30
A PHOTOGRAPHIC exhibition illustrating what democracy and the Commonwealth signifies for young people in the Borders is starting a regional tour.
13 Oct 2014 16:30
A PHOTOGRAPHIC record of the living history of Peebles High Street over the past 140 years has been captured in a new book.