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27 Aug 2014 07:00

Focus on Mountain Man

ONE of the country’s best landscape photographers will make a snap visit to Peebles later this year.

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26 Aug 2014 08:30

Sheesham & Lotus & Son bring old-time music to Peebles

THEY are renowned as one of the hottest and most entertaining old-time bands on the circuit, delivering visual delights as much as a virtual musical kick up the pants.


25 Aug 2014 08:30

Enjoying a clarsach with your coffee and pipes with your panini

THE six young musicians of Feis Rois were given a rousing reception as they entertained a packed café at the Eastgate Theatre in Peebles.

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13 Aug 2014 07:30

Capital show inspired by the Borders

A PEEBLESSHIRE painter’s show Shades of Spain and Tones of the River Tweed will be part of Edinburgh International Festival - the biggest arts festival in the world.

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12 Aug 2014 07:00

Old favourites Bain and Cunningham are back in town

THE 12th Innerleithen Music Festival gets underway next weekend.

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11 Aug 2014 07:00

An Evening with Burns, Scott and Tam Lin

LOCAL writer, one-time teacher of English and occasional musician Ian McFadyen will be joined by his daughter Mairi, Peebles folksinger Ron Murray and Robert Barr, a kenspeckle figure in both farming and theatrical circles, to present “The Greater Craftsman? An Evening with Burns, Scott and Tam Lin” at the Museum Room, Chambers Institute, Peebles.


5 Aug 2014 07:30

French flavour unveiled for this year’s Peebles Arts Festival

Four artists from Peebles’ twin town of Hendaye in France are headlining this year’s Peebles Arts Festival, taking place from Friday, August 22, until Sunday, August 31.

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1 Aug 2014 08:00

Butterflies fightback in the Borders

Butterfly Conservation is encouraging outdoor enthusiasts in the Borders to take part in the world’s largest butterfly survey.

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30 Jul 2014 09:30

Tweed Theatre gets Steamie

THE gutsy exuberance of ordinary folk is the subject of Tweed Theatre’s next production.

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29 Jul 2014 07:00

Lassies prepare for Fringe debut

BORDER singing group, Fisher Lassies, are making their Fringe debut.

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28 Jul 2014 08:00

No luck for coots

THE two pairs of coot that attempted to breed on the loch at Tweedbank have both been unsuccessful on their second attempt.

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22 Jul 2014 08:30

Hotseats for Peebles

A BAND that has appeared at just about every major festival in the UK, The Hot Seats, return to these shores later this month.

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21 Jul 2014 07:30

Borders breweries line up for new festival at Traquair

TRAQUAIR’S new beer and food festival is has released its programme and unveiled details of a new beer to be launched at the Festival – Referendum Ale.

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15 Jul 2014 08:00

Some fun before the Fringe

GET ahead of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and drop into the Eastgate Theatre where you can help shape some of the best of the comedy on the circuit and catch the premiere of a new play starring award-winning actor Maureen Beattie.

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30 Jun 2014 08:45

Borders musicians in Phantasialand

THE Scottish Borders Wind Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra and Guitar Ensemble have recently returned from a highly successful concert tour of Germany.


29 Jun 2014 09:30

The Whitmuir Column

The Peeblesshire News continues our series of weekly features focusing on organisations committed to encouraging environmental sustainability in our local community. This week is the turn of the Whitmuir Biochar Project...

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28 Jun 2014 09:00

Tweed Valley Osprey Diary

THE main osprey nest eyrie stands empty for most of the time which is a sad reminder as to the great loss to the project, of the osprey mum who had reared 26 osprey chicks from this site with her partner white leg ring SS, during 10 successful years together.


23 May 2014 18:30

Borders Book Festival creates a lasting impression

THE Margaret Kerr Unit will make a 'lasting impression’ at the 2014 Borders Book Festival.

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21 Apr 2014 08:00

Clydesdale Folk Club

CLYDESDALE Folk Club is delighted to welcome for a first visit, the delightful French singer Flossie Malavialle.

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18 Apr 2014 08:30

Just what the doctor ordered

WHO calls the shots? Sometimes stuff happens. We prepare for it, try to avoid it, visualise how to cope. But, ultimately, the 'unknown’ really is the unknown.

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