Slideshow: 1970s Common Ridings in colour

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Selkirk Common Riding 1974
With Common Riding season in the Borders about to begin,here are a selection of our archive pictures from the 1970s ... published in colour for the first time.

Hawick, Jedburgh, Kelso, Melrose, Gala and Selkirk all feature in this nostalgia trip.