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Saturday, March 8 – Eildon Ramblers walk: Melrose to Yair (SNT 6), 7.6 miles, grade B+. Meet at 9.30am at Yair Bridge car park GR460324 for car share to Melrose, for walk start at 10am. For further information, contact Heather McLoone on 01896 820300 or

Sunday, March 9 – Scottish Borders Hill Walking Club: Yeavering Bell (74) 925303. Meet at Council car park, Newtown St Boswells, at 8.45am. For more information, contact secretary Evelyn Horsburgh on 01750 76214.

Sunday, March 9 – Coldstream Ramblers walk: Kelso, River Teviot, Roxburgh, 8 miles. Meet at the Knowes car park, Kelso, at 10am.

For more information, contact leader Ken Prichard on 01890 882107, mobile 07814 636876.

Thursday, March 13 – Central Borders Members Centre of the Scottish Wildlife Trust, illustrated talk by Neil Grubb “Wildlife of the Lothians”, in the Langlee Centre, Marigold Drive Galashiels, at 7.30pm. Non-members welcome.