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Borders councillors being advised to pick Galashiels to host Great Tapestry of Scotland

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Bumper crowd at Peebles’ Christmas lights switch-on

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Paramedic practitioner Suzanne Little, ambulance service area manager Richard Panton and Jon Ellis, managing director of award sponsor Ferno.

Award success for Hawick healthcare pilot project

Health
Hawthornside.

Improvements planned for junction near Hawick

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Former Borders MSP welcomes ban on smoking in cars with children in

Health

Trader appeals for help to find helmet thieves

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Warning to stay safe this Christmas

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‘Apples’ are the new satsumas as technology becomes stocking filler of choice

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Good manners do not come cheap with consumers splashing out �27 on thank you cards and even gifts.

Scots spend £103 over Christmas to avoid upsetting others

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New rail timetable begins on Sunday

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Extra carriages on the way for Borders track

Transport
A72 at Caerlee Corner, Innerleithen

40mph limit on the way at crash blackspot

Transport
Leon Ali, right, with his brother Dylan.

Tragedy sparks call for action to cut death toll on A698 near Hawick

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Lord Thurso, Chair of VisitScotland speaking at the VisitScotland Borders Conference.

Businesses urged to make most of railway

Transport

Trader appeals for help to find helmet thieves

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Selkirk Sheriff Court, Justice of the Peace, Procurator Fiscal

Pub offender behind bars for Christmas

Crime
Suspected hare coursing has been reported in Berwickshire.

Suspected hare coursing in Berwickshire

Crime
Scotland currently has the lowest age of criminal responsibility in Europe.

Age of criminal responsibility set to be raised

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Tributes to Selkirk teacher Evelyn Raffery after death on Santa jog

Education
What a new special needs unit proposed at Earlston will look like.

Hawick and Innerleithen children set to switch schools next year

Education
Calum Kerr MP, Celine Stewart, Sarah McDougal, Hazel Smith (Re-Tweed Director), Sophie Tait, Louise Douglas,  Jacqueline Thompson (Re-Tweed trainer),  Rhonda Noble (volunteer).
Front  Susan McLuckie (left) and Erin Inglis

Second helping of success for women-only enterprise

Business
Children enjoy the new facilities at Kirkhope Nursery.

Kirkhope Nursery back in business after two-year closure

Education
Melroses RBS branch manager, Grant Hogg, with senior charge nurse Jamie Thomson and youngsters, from left, Archie Sainsbury, Emily Dolby, Eloise Sainsbury and Ewan Gibson.

Pupils grin and bear it to make a difference to Borders stroke unit

Education

£40m distillery near Jedburgh set to get go-ahead

Business
Caerlee Mill , Innerleithen.

Councillors give backing to £163m plan to build affordable housing across the Scottish Borders

Business
Visit to G&M Radiators, Glasgow. Humza Yousaf, Minister for Transport & the Islands, John Blake, G&M Radiator Manufacturing Managing Director

Extra carriages on the way for Borders track

Transport

Borders councillors being advised to pick Galashiels to host Great Tapestry of Scotland

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Hawthornside.

Improvements planned for junction near Hawick

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Former Borders MSP Jim Hume.

Former Borders MSP welcomes ban on smoking in cars with children in

Health
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon meets with Peter Davidson and Morris Heggies to choose the design of the Christmas Card 2016

Oor Wullie to feature on First Minister’s Christmas card

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Hawick's Volunteer Park.

Deals gives Hawick youngsters a sporting chance

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Cold weather helps gets natural cycle of things back onto a proper footing

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Some trees in Wilton Lodge Park are to be felled.

Trees facing axe as part of revamp of Hawick’s Wilton Lodge Park

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Smailholm Tower, near Kelso

National park campaign lands lottery funding

Environment

Award success for Hawick healthcare pilot project

Health
Former Borders MSP Jim Hume.

Former Borders MSP welcomes ban on smoking in cars with children in

Health
Organic egg producer Anne Rae,  from Ednam.

Borders poultry farmers told to keep birds indoors

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A festive fund-raising pack is available online to help MRF finance vital research into vaccines to treat different strains of the disease. Information about symptoms can also be found on its website.

Expected rise in cases of meningitis

Health
The Tobacco-Free Generation Awards. Right to left: Kevan Sanderson NHS Borders, Colin Smyth MSP, Jedburgh councillor Jim Brown.

Accolade for campaigners

Health