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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

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Fix wall before a child dies

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Champion of champion at Peebles Agricultural Show.

Selkirk entry takes home top prize at Peebles

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Peebles show boasts a Yarrow winner from huge entries

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Hawick fly-tipping clean-up about to begin

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Meet your new Selkirk Community Council

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8.6 million speeding points on driving licences

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Scotland’s ‘Forever Home’ revealed

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The Klein House was commissioned by designer Bernat Klein.

Klein’s former home for sale for £795,000

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Death toll claimed by Borders roads on increase

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The A7 is to be closed overnight south of Selkirk next week.

A7 to be closed overnight south of Selkirk for roadworks

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Hawick councillor Clair Ramage beside the A7 at Wilton Hill.

Speed limit could be cut on A7 north of Hawick town centre

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David Carney driving his car through Duns the day before the tragedy.

Jim Clark Rally death crash driver tells of horror at seeing accident victim knocked into air

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The A7 at Stow.

Motorist killed in 
A7 crash near Stow

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MSP’s anger as vandals attack historic bridge

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Mess found at Selkirk's industrial area.

Complaints made about travellers

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Jedburgh Sheriff Court

Theft landed Jedburgh man before the bench

Crime
David Carney driving his car through Duns the day before the tragedy.

Jim Clark Rally death crash driver tells of horror at seeing accident victim knocked into air

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Schools to be a hub for building better communities

Education
Carol Hamilton, Harris Gibson p7 and Abbie Armstrong both celebrating birthdays cut the ribbon for the new school with  Leanne Stew Head Teacher.  Bmcb 12

Duns Primary School is officially unveiled

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Hawick High School.

Food waste produced by Borders high schools up by more than half

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Selkirk High School pupils are jumping for joy with their exam results.

Heads praise pupils for best results ever

Education
Earlston High School pupils open their SQA exam results at the school.

More Border students than ever celebrating exam success

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Death toll claimed by Borders roads on increase

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Champion of champion at Peebles Agricultural Show.

Selkirk entry takes home top prize at Peebles

Business
Overall supreme champion winner.

Peebles show boasts a Yarrow winner from huge entries

Business
The Klein House was commissioned by designer Bernat Klein.

Klein’s former home for sale for £795,000

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Death toll claimed by Borders roads on increase

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Fix wall before a child dies

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Rubbish dumped in Hawick's Lower Mansfield Road.

Hawick fly-tipping clean-up about to begin

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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

Politics

Melrose’s New Year fireworks cancelled

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Complaints made about travellers

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White Letter Hairstreak.

Rare butterfly discovered in Scottish Borders

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The single use carrier bags will not be available in store after August

Tesco getting rid of single use carrier bags

Environment

Council’s claim is “absolute rubbish”

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Complaints made about travellers

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Suicides in Scotland have seen a rise for the first time in six years.

Sharp rise in Scotland’s suicide rate

Health
BMA Scotland is calling for minimum unit pricing of alcohol following a !0 per cent rise in alcohol-related deaths.

Calls for minimum pricing to tackle rising alcohol problem

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Shona Robison hopes the bursaries will encourage students.

Bursaries for new graduate medical course

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Some of the products recalled by MacSween of Edinburgh. Picture: Phil Wilkinson/TSPL

MacSween recalls haggis products over ‘botulism fears’

Health