Gala FR host Selkirk in rearranged derby

Swift advantage is being taken of a free Saturday tomorrow, with Selkirk FC and Gala Fairydean Rovers playing a rearranged fixture at Netherdale’s 3G pitch, one week after their derby clash was clobbered by the freeze.

Gala Fairydean Rovers, in red, recently enjoyed a 5-1 win over Hawick Royal Albert (picture by Alwyn Johnston)

Hibs to play friendly against Gala FR

Scottish Cup holders Hibernian are sending a team to play Lowland League side Gala Fairydean Rovers for the second time this season.

Selkirk coach Ian Fergus (picture by Grant Kinghorn)

First defeat but manager is proud of Borders spirit

Selkirk gaffer Ian Forbes has collected a complete set of results since his arrival last month, with Saturday’s 3-0 reversal against Hawick RA providing his first taste of defeat.

Action from Vale of Leithen's game last weekend against Gala Fairydean Rovers, in sky blue (picture by Debi Ritchie)

Another helping of derby football

Borders derby action is continuing this weekend between the quartet of local football clubs in the Lowland League.

Phil Addison, in blue, was among those on target for Selkirk at home on Hogmanay against Vale of Leithen (picture by Grant Kinghorn)

Selkirk hit six in first home win for new boss

Selkirk 6, Vale of Leithen 0

Gala FR's number six, Billy Miller tidies up (picture by Alwyn Johnston)

Gala FR round off 2016 in five-star style

Gala Fairydean Rovers 5, Hawick Royal Albert 1

The outcome of the game wasn't quite so happy for Gala Fairydean Rovers manager Steven Noble, left and Sean Paliczka (picture by Stuart Cobley)

Concern for Welfare in bizarre encounter

Whitehill Welfare..........5

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Josh Morris in the centre of the action for Hawick Royal Albert, in blue, against East Kilbride (picture by Stuart Cobley).

Albert produce gallant display against leaders

Hawick Royal Albert 2

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Selkirk FC hope shortly to confirm Ian Fergus as new manager

Fergus in the frame as new Selkirk boss

Ian Fergus is set to become the new first-team manager at Selkirk FC.

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Gala FR pass the test against University

Edinburgh University 0, Gala Fairydean Rovers 1

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Hawick RA's scorer at Preston, Josh Morris

Hawick RA beaten by basement boys

Preston Athletic 2, Hawick Royal Albert 1

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Garry O'Connor is moving to a new role at Yarrow Park, with a new first-team coach set to be named very soon.

New boss to be revealed soon at Selkirk

Selkirk FC expects to announce the appointment of a new first-team coach tomorrow (Tuesday) night, as Garry O’Connor moves to an alternative role at Yarrow Park.

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Gala Fairydean Rovers were ruthlessly overpowered by visitors East Stirlingshire, in yellow (picture by Brian Sutherland)

Gala FR endure a ‘Shire nightmare

Gala Fairydean Rovers........1

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Lee Stephen of Gala FR is crowded out by yellow-clad East Stirlingshire in the ill-fated, fog-shrouded match on Saturday (picture by Brian Sutherland)

Gala FR pledge to bounce back

Galay Fairydean Rovers gaffer Stevie Noble has apologised to all associated with the club for the shambolic display on Satiurday which handed a record defeat to the Braw Lads.

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Tartan Army warned over email scam

Members of the Scotland supporters’ association have been warned to ignore an email from the organisation today.

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Graeme McIver, centre,  secretary of Gala Fairydean Rovers

Gala FR supporting a selection of charities

Admission charges for Gala Fairydean Rovers’ Lowland League home game against East Stirlingshire this Saturday have been scrapped.

The Scottish Cup is brought to Chirnside Primary School by Hibernian Football Club. Hibs wrist bands are given out to the children with the message of 'Persevere'.

If at first you don’t succeed ...

Youngsters at Chirnside Primary School were up for the cup on Monday, learning a lesson on perseverance.


The big five-oh – it’s time to walk the walk

Reporter Kevin Janiak celebrates hitting the half century by having a go at a sport that is sweeping the nation – walking football.

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