Artists aid Children 1st

LOCAL fundraising manager for the charity Children 1st has welcomed confirmation that it it to be the beneficiaries of this weekend’s exhibition at the Wasps Studios in Selkirk.

More than 1,000 artists across Scotland are taking part in a nationwide open weekend with 12 exhibiting at the Selkirk studios in St Mary’s Mill.

Matthew Middler said : “We are delighted to have been chosen by Wasps in Selkirk. It is only with the support of the communities in which we work that we can carry on. Our work in the Borders continues to be in demand.”

The exhibition is open on Saturday from 11am to 5pm and on Sunday from noon until 5pm. Visit or Selkirk Wasps Artists Studios on Facebook for more information.

Last year, £600 was raised for Rowlands dry bar in Selkirk.