The Southern Reporter

Police ramp up campaign against festive drink drivers

Crime
Back row from left: Andy Girrity from Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, Councillor Watson McAteer, Councillor John Greenwell and Inspector Tony Hodges. Middle row: TD1 Youth Hub members Siobhan, Tamsin and Lauren. Front row: Myrran and Amy.

Message is clear: Don’t Buy It, Don’t Supply It

Crime
Harry Scott, left, and Shona Haslam, right, failed to see eye-to-eye over the proposed site of the waste transfer station.

Gala councillor ‘had to leave’ administration

Politics
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Facing up to a long stretch in Galashiels

News

Peebles man accused of hammer crime

Crime

Kelso woman’s date mix-up

Crime

Man who drove while banned gets another ban

Crime
Thirlestane Castle, near Lauder.

550-pitch caravan park being planned at Borders castle site

News
Beech Avenue, Galashiels.

Could Beech Avenue regeneration make people want to stay there again?

Politics
Darren Scott of Galashiels.

25-year biking veteran Darren scores magnificent seventh-place finish

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Stuart Hogg, third left, with members of the award-winning 'Stu Crew' (picture by Alan Peebles).

Hogg’s squad wins coveted award

Rugby
Frazer Anderson helps mount an attack for Selkirk in the defeat by Jed-Forest (picture by Grant Kinghorn)

Hosts Selkirk looking forward despite injuries to back row

News
Mike Nicoll, left, receives his ClubSport Roxburgh disability award from David Laing (picture by Bill McBurnie).

Mike’s ambitions strike Gold after he is chosen for Commonwealth Games squad

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Christmas jumpers lining up for the fence-tive season

Horse Racing

Borders school badminton tournaments to usher in 2018

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Cultural and sports events boost Borders economy by £6m a year, report reveals

News
The Tour of Britain arriving in Kelso.

Cultural and sports events boost Borders economy by £6m a year, report reveals

News

VIDEO & REVIEW: Sneak peek first look as Christmas At The Botanics opens at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

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Average Brit will eat three days worth of calories on Christmas Day

Lifestyle
Edenside Primary pupils with the first Edenside Extravaganza newspaper in 2007.

NOSTALGIA: Edenside Extravaganza 2007

Lifestyle

Watch as kids spoof newspaper review with toy catalogues

Lifestyle