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Objections to £41m Hawick flood scheme no surprise, say council chiefs

Hawick councillor Davie Paterson outside the old stationmaster's house in Newcastleton.

Meeting being held to rally support for Borders Railway extension plea

The site of the battle of Flodden.

Fletcher to the fore in Gary’s take on Flodden

Sunny spells

Papers prove failed £21m Galashiels tip deal should have been axed sooner, says campaigner


First ever ‘Hedgehog Housing Census’ launched


Death toll claimed by Borders roads on increase

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Selkirk entry takes home top prize at Peebles

Selkirk Community Council 2017. From left: George Irvine, Jim Stillie, Judith Thompson, Alistair Patullo,  Adrian Kentleton, Kirsty Lovatt, Tommy Combe, John Hawkins, Ian King, Kevin Crawford, Graham Easton and Alasdaire Lockhart

Meet your new Selkirk Community Council


8.6 million speeding points on driving licences


BREAKING: Britain's top athletes announced for #teamparkrun events UK wide from 9am today - August 19

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


Selkirk back in Lowland League business after worthy exercise


Farmer John sows seeds of six-day success

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Robin Laing, whisky in poetry and song.

Evening of whisky and song

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

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The kids are back at school.

Five things about sending the kids back to school


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

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

10 ways you could be invalidating your car insurance