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5 Jul 2015 08:00

West Linton pupils are eco-heroes

WEST Linton Primary School recently held a whole school Eco Heroes Day in conjunction with local initiatives Tweedgreen and Whitmuir Farm.
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4 Jul 2015 11:30

Just champion at Peebles Golf Club

AFTER an enthralling week of match play knock-out golf with the course in fantastic condition and the weather gods staying fairly generous, Peebles Golf Club held its club championship finals on Saturday.

3 Jul 2015 15:30

Ride tribute to remember Carl in Peebles

MORE than 200 cyclists, aged from six to 70, took part in a rideout in memory of the former president of Peebles Cycling Club.

3 Jul 2015 07:30

Busy month on the Walkerburn Green

THE last four weeks have been a busy time for Walkerburn Bowling Club and organisers would like to say a big thank you to all who turned up to support the Fun Day and Try Bowls afternoon.

2 Jul 2015 08:15 • Michael Robson

New flats approved for Kingsmeadows mansion

PLANNERS have given the go ahead to turn part of an iconic Peebles building into a block of flats.
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30 Jun 2015 09:30

Dogs die in hot cars

THE Scottish SPCA is urging pet owners not to leave their dogs in hot cars as the temperatures rise this summer.
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28 Jun 2015 07:30

Broughton triple's home joy

BROUGHTON and District Bowling Club held their annual Reid Triples competition, sponsored by Ratchill Logistics, on Saturday.

26 Jun 2015 13:30

County lacking at the crease

AFTER a hiatus of two weeks, due to weather and opposition staff shortages, County’s hit-and-miss season spluttered on with a defeat at home to Drummond Trinity by 8 wickets on Saturday.

26 Jun 2015 12:30

Six is the lucky number at West Linton

AS the bowlers gathered on Sunday, June 21 to compete for the Willie Bell singles trophy, the heavens opened up at West Linton Bowling Club.

26 Jun 2015 09:00

Royal day out for Eddleston pupils

TWEEDDALE MP David Mundell was one of the many visitors to an exhibition put on by pupils from Eddleston Primary School at the Royal Highland Show.
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25 Jun 2015 15:30

Stobo race ahead with sponsorship deal

PEEBLESSHIRE health spa Stobo Castle has helped Scotland’s leading racecourse smash its attendance record.

22 Jun 2015 12:00 • Michael Robson

Pheonix Cup flies into Cardrona

DISABLED golfers from across Britain descended upon The MacDonald Cardrona Golf Resort to compete over three days in a Ryder Cup style event for golfers with a disability called GB Phoenix Cup.

22 Jun 2015 07:30

Triathlon girls go the distance

FOUR girls from Innerleithen have completed their first ever triathlons. And they can’t wait to do it all again.

20 Jun 2015 10:00

Ladies Day at West Linton Bowling Club

IT was Ladies Day at West Linton Bowling Club on Sunday, June 14 and the gentlemen catered all day long for the 66 ladies who entered the competition.
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16 Jun 2015 08:00

Whipman is simply unmissable

HE was the first to take his seat in the spacious marquee used for the Whipman installation ceremony.
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16 Jun 2015 07:30

Dot's delightful weekend on the greens

BOWLERS from across the Borders descended on Peebles at the weekend for the annual Open Ladies Pairs competition.

15 Jun 2015 06:30 • David Knox

Star showing on the fairways by Howie brothers

PEEBLES brothers Craig and Darren Howie have enjoyed a golfing week to remember.

13 Jun 2015 14:30

Brash aims to make three-in-a-row history

PEEBLES showjumper Scott Brash is two-thirds of the way to making Grand Slam history this season.
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13 Jun 2015 08:30

Borders Golf Club celebrates 125th Anniversary

WEST Linton Golf Club celebrated 125-years of golf on Slipperfield Moor last Saturday with an exhibition match that featured the Captain of The Royal and Ancient Golf Club, George Macgregor OBE, an honorary member of the Club.

13 Jun 2015 05:30

The only way is up for Borders mountainbikers

AS the world’s best mountain bikers descended on Fort William for the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup, Scottish Cycling’s young stars showed the future of the sport is in very safe hands.

12 Jun 2015 11:30

Golden times for sport at Peebles High

PEEBLES High School has been given the ultimate accolade for its promotion of sport.
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10 Jun 2015 11:30 • David Knox

Breaking: Game, set and a free match

TENNIS bosses in the Borders are opening up their courts this weekend to offer free game time and coaching.

9 Jun 2015 09:30

Peebles rugby stalwart receives his Empire Medal

PEEBLES rugby stalwart Donald Swanson did not want it any other way.
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8 Jun 2015 16:30 • Michael Robson

Feeling the Love in the Tweed Valley

IT offered a fabulous range of opportunities for cyclists of all ages and abilities, a bonanza for local businesses and a great spectacle for Peeblesshire residents.
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29 May 2015 12:46

Remembering the Jacobites at Traquair

TRAQUAIR is set to celebrate its strong Jacobite links from next week.

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