WHAT’S ON

Today

UNICEF charity concert – the squair mile consort (music): Mellerstain House. £20. 01750 20112.

daniel sloss (comedy): Eastgate Theatre, Peebles. 8pm. £14.50. 01721 725 777, www.eastgatearts.com

Melrose Music Society – piano concert by john bryden: Melrose Parish Church Hall. 7.30pm. £12 (children free).

Friday

Ben McIntosh Acoustic Night: Reivers, Galashiels. 9.30pm. Free.

oyster theatre – alice in wonderland (pantomime): Walkerburn Village Hall. 7.30pm. £7.50/£6. 01896 830040. Runs until Saturday November 24.

Whaup O’ the Rede – Border Ballad By Kelso poet Will Ogilvie: An evening of recitation, music, food and a free DVD at Eckford Village Hall, with bar and raffle. 7pm. £15. For info or tickets, call Norman Fraser 01835 850213 or Charlie Robertson 01835 850203.

borders banter (theatre): Smailholm Village Hall. 8pm. £7 (£6 under-16s). 01573 460666.

Saturday

Chil (Rock & Indie Cover Band): Reivers, Galashiels. 9.30pm. Free.

battlefield band (music): Buccleuch Centre, Langholm. 7.30pm. £14/£12. 01387 381196 or www.buccleuchcentre.com

oyster theatre – alice in wonderland (pantomime): (as Friday).

Sunday

traditional music concert: Gordon Arms Hotel, Yarrow. 4:30pm. £10. 01750 82261.

Tuesday

Melrose Literary Society (TALK): Reading and Misreading the Bible – Examples from Scottish Literature by Professor Ian Campbell. Ormiston Institute, Melrose. 7.30pm. Non-members welcome: £3.

STellar quines – rehearsal room 19: Tower Mill, Heart of Hawick and live online at www.stellarquines.com. Rehearsal 2-4pm, shows start at 7pm. Tickets £5. To book, call 01450 360688, or go to www.heartofhawick.co.uk.

Wednesday

the dramateurs – gameplan by alan ayckbourn (theatre): Volunteer Hall, Galashiels. 7.30pm. £6. Runs Wed 28, Thurs 29 and Fri 30.

Friday, November 30

st boswells live! – Paul Liddell and The Jellyman’s Daughter: St Boswells Village Hall. 7.30pm. £8/£4 under-16s/£20 families. 
www.stboswellslive.com