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Lauder lights up for Christmas

In Lauder, more than 400 people enjoyed the annual torchlight parade and lights switch-on on Saturday.

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Alasdair Hutton

Borders author Alasdair places old Scots rhymes in safe hands

A host of Scotland’s lesser-known childrens nursery rhymes have been preserved for future generations in a new book.

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Reclaim The Night march, Galashiels.

Strength in numbers at Scottish Borders Reclaim The Night event

The sixth Scottish Borders Reclaim the Night anti-violence march was held in Galashiels last Friday on International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.

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Northumberland Theatre Company of Little Red Riding Hood

Escape into a world of fairy tales at Bowhill

The Northumberland Theatre Company brings the world of fairy tales to Bowhill House, Selkirk, on Friday, December 16.

Theatre and Comedy
Vin Garbutt, folk singer and songwriter

A grand way to see out the old year and greet the new

The organisers of The Land The Light The Locals Festival have announced their schedule for this year’s event.

Music
Piano and sax duo Jamie Lawson and Dominic Lodge

Dazzling piano and sax duo jazz up the borders

Jazz fans are in for a treat on Saturday, December 10 when Jamie Lawson and Dominic Lodge play at Wauchope Hall, Yetholm.

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Mary Coughlan, Irish jazz & blues singer

Mary Coughlan, Irish vocal royalty

The County Hotel, Selkirk welcomes one of Ireland’s greatest singers, Mary Coughlan, on Saturday, December 10.

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Lindisfarne Festival short-listed for national award

Following a phenomenal second year, Lindisfarne Festival has been shortlisted for best Grass Roots Festival at the UK Festival Awards 2016.

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Hawick Panto Group rehearsing Aladdin

This magic carpet will whisk you away

Can Aladdin defeat the evil Abanazer and claim the hand of the beautiful Princess?

Theatre and Comedy
Justine Riddoch is bringing her Totally Tina act to The Maltings in Berwick.

Better than all the rest Totally Tina is number one

Berwick is getting ready to rock with the UK’s number one Tina Turner tribute act - Totally Tina.

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Hawick Panto Group rehearsing Aladdin

This magic carpet will whisk you away

Can Aladdin defeat the evil Abanazer and claim the hand of the beautiful Princess?

Theatre and Comedy
Cheers! A dram of whisky to toast the festive season

20 best spirits and liqueurs for Christmas

With the nights fair drawing in and the festive season upon us, it’s the season to settle down by the fireside and forget the cold night outside.

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Jedburgh artists Sheila Hardy and Alan Turner.

Glen Douglas exhibition shines spotlight on Jedburgh artists

Artists, photographers and crafters from across the Borders are promoting their work at the annual Glen Douglas Hall art exhibition this week.

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Reclaim the Night march in Galashiels last year.

Galashiels hosts anti-violence march this weekend

A march will be held in Galashiels on Friday evening to mark the international day for the elimination of violence against women.

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Friday is Wear Your Old Band T-shirt to Work Day

Friday is Wear Your Old Band T-shirt to Work Day

Tomorrow (Nov 25) is Wear Your Old Band T-Shirt To Work Day, so get rummaging through the closet tonight to check for armpit stains and moth holes.

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Jedforest Insturmental Band percussionist Cameron McReadie with adjudicator Mareika Gray.

Brass bands battle it out at Borders entertainment contest

Jedforest Instrumental Band have come out on top ahead of other Borders bands, enjoying a double success at the recent Borders entertainment competition held at Heriot-Watt University’s Galashiels campus this month.

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Ben Affleck and Anna Kendrick star in The Accountant

Film Review: The Accountant (15)

Starring Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J. K. Simmons, Jon Bernthal, Jeffrey Tambor, John Lithgow

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Caroline Cook and Jayne Palmer meet Pudsey in Jedburgh

Jedburgh waves off BBC Children in Need’s rickshaw challenge

The One’s Shows Rickshaw Challenge set off on its 470-mile route across Britain from Jedburgh this morning.

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Leonard Cohen’s greatest song lyrics

Leonard Cohen’s greatest song lyrics

The term ‘legend’ is bandied about too often, but how else is one to describe Leonard Cohen?

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Landscape Artist of the Year,
Heat 5 "Stowe"
Artist Moy Mackay
� Chris Lobina / Sky Arts.

Sky’s the limit for Peebles artist Moy

Peebles artist Moy Mackay will put her artistic skills to the test in the sixth episode of Sky Arts’ Landscape Artist of the Year (LAOTY) series, which airs on Tuesday, November 15, at 8pm.

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