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Volunteers awarded group MBE for helping children

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Borders MP John Lamont.

Borders MP welcomes proposed tougher sentences for killer drivers

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How the proposed Great Tapestry of Scotland visitor centre in Galashiels would look.

Heritage society opposing Galashiels tapestry centre plans

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The former Craw Wood care home at Tweedbank.

Tweedbank care home could make comeback to help out hospital

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Knife brandished during Kelso takeaway row

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Roxburgh Street closure causes concern for Kelso traders

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Playhouse stage beckons for St Boswells actor Robbie

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Residents quiz developer over turbine plans

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Elizabeth Birse, 88, at the dangerous dyke near Holylee on the A72.

Crash driver calling for wall to be fixed

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The hounds eye up Francis Cromaghty's lunch following the hunt.

Newcomers saddle up for taste of hunt

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Clackmae Bridge, near Earlston, to be shut for 10 weeks for £690,000 revamp

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The A697 further south, near Powburn.

Tributes paid to Galashiels motorcyclist killed in A697 crash

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A train near Stow on the Borders Railway.

Borders Railway making all the write moves, say award judges

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The Borders General Hospital.

74-year-old in hospital after crash while parking in Peebles

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A train at Stow on the Borders Railway.

End could be in sight to Borders Railway cash dispute

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Borders MP welcomes proposed tougher sentences for killer drivers

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Jedburgh Sheriff Court

Knife brandished during Kelso takeaway row

Crime
No-one should be bought or sold, says justice minister Michael Matheson.

Human trafficking is closer to home than you think

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Scottish Borders Council leader Shona Haslam.

Authority vows to keep better eye on bullying

Crime

Work could begin on proposed new Jedburgh school within months

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Hawick councillor Clair Ramage outside Hawick High School.

Splash cash on high school, council urged

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Scottish Borders Council leader Shona Haslam.

Authority vows to keep better eye on bullying

Crime
Sir Michael Strang and Bob Mitchell, chairman of the Black Bob Heritage group, at the opening.

Spirit of Black Bob trail opens

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Hawick councillor Clair Ramage outside Hawick High School.

Hawick High getting raw deal, council told

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Roxburgh Street closure causes concern for Kelso traders

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The plan includes 66 new homes on the site of the old Earlston High School.

Affordable housing plans given go-ahead

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Mags Clark, incoming executive director at BUAS, is welcomed by Douglas Stephen, society chairman and Ron Wilson, outgoing secretary.

Borders-born woman in the BUAS hotseat as Ron prepares to hand over reins

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Tempest Brewing Co co-founder Gavin Meiklejohn, third from left, collecting the award for best lager at this years Scottish Beer Awards. Photo: Rob McDougall.

Six of the best give Borders brewery cause for further good cheer

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Borders MP welcomes proposed tougher sentences for killer drivers

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How the proposed Great Tapestry of Scotland visitor centre in Galashiels would look.

Heritage society opposing Galashiels tapestry centre plans

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Elizabeth Birse, 88, at the dangerous dyke near Holylee on the A72.

Crash driver calling for wall to be fixed

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The plan includes 66 new homes on the site of the old Earlston High School.

Affordable housing plans given go-ahead

Politics
David Mundell faces losing the Tweeddale section of his constituency.

The political map of the Borders is set for a sizeable shake-up

Politics

Residents quiz developer over turbine plans

Environment

Storm Ophelia - Where and when it might hit

Environment
Sir Michael Strang and Bob Mitchell, chairman of the Black Bob Heritage group, at the opening.

Spirit of Black Bob trail opens

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Tweedbank care home could make comeback to help out hospital

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Only one in ten women in Scotland exceed the recommended amount of exercise per week.

Only one in ten women in Scotland exceed the recommended amount of exercise per week

Health
Jim Wilson, chairman of the SB Cares board, officially opening the new community equipment service premises at Tweedbank, accompanied by Kelso councillor Tom Weatherston, executive member for adult social care at Scottish Borders Council, and Selkirkshire councillor Elaine Thornton-Nicol.

Revamped Borders care home and relocated equipment service now open

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The Borders General Hospital.

Borders General Hospital hit by norovirus outbreak

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The average home holds a host of hidden dangers, especially for the young, the elderly and those who are the most vulnerable.

Driving home the burns awareness message

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