The Southern Reporter

Death toll claimed by Borders roads on increase

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The Borders might have to defy Brexit and, as this sign at Carter Bar promises, welcome more immigrants to defuse a predicted demographic time-bomb.

Proportion of Borders population over age of 65 forecast to rise by more than half

News
Could you be a hedgehog champion?

First ever ‘Hedgehog Housing Census’ launched

Environment
Heavy showers
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Fix wall before a child dies

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Selkirk entry takes home top prize at Peebles

Business

Peebles show boasts a Yarrow winner from huge entries

Business

Meet your new Selkirk Community Council

Politics

8.6 million speeding points on driving licences

News

Scotland’s ‘Forever Home’ revealed

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From left Charlie Jack, Jamie Francis, Jessica Main, Emma Jamieson, Moll Byres and GB player Sarah Robertson flew the flag for Selkirk at the hockey sessions (picture by Stuart Cobley).

Border athletes on top form at all-inclusive school for sport

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Finlay Rutherford batting for Gala at home to Penicuik (picture by Deb Rutherford)

Defeat pushes Gala CC to the brink of relegation

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Maddie Arlett

Maddie set for senior world rowing debut

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Celebrating new facility and new season at Kelso

Rugby

Selkirk back in Lowland League business after worthy exercise

Football

Farmer John sows seeds of six-day success

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Robin Laing, whisky in poetry and song.

Evening of whisky and song

Music
From left: Freya Brown, Anna Wardrop and Adam Khairi are encouraging other youngsters to sign up for the Great Scottish Run.

Young ones step out for Great Scottish Run

Whats on
The kids are back at school.

Five things about sending the kids back to school

Lifestyle

There will be a solar eclipse on Monday: what are your chances of seeing it?

Lifestyle
Putting off car maintenance when it is required could invalidate your car insurance.

10 ways you could be invalidating your car insurance

Lifestyle