Listings – where to go, what to see


David Hay (art exhibition): Woodside Walled Garden, Ancrum. Until May 31 (10am to 5pm daily), Free


Tweed Theatre’s Royal Variety Show (entertainment): Eastgate Theatre, Peebles. 7.30pm. £10. Also on Saturday. Tel: 01721 725777


Craig Jeffrey and Tom Clelland (live music): Salmon Inn, Galashiels. 7.30pm. £9. Tel: 01896 752577

Plum (live music): Stow Town Hall. 8pm. £6. Music Station, Guess What in Galashiels or Stow Post Office

Robert Mapplethorpe (art exhibition): Old Gala House, Galashiels. Until August 11. Free

Eddie McGarrity (book signing): Burgh Hall, Peebles. 10am to 4pm.

Peebles Orchestra and Abbey Consort (live music): Leckie Memorial Church, Peebles. 7.30pm. £10 (schoolkids £1). Tickets from Robb Keystore


Bolshoi Live – Romeo and Juliet (screening): Pavilion Cinema, Galashiels. 4pm. £19 (£17). Tel: 01896 752767

Langholm Pipe Band (live music): Buccleuch Centre, Langholm. 7.30pm. Tickets from Pipe Band committee members

Eildon Singers (live music): Melrose Parish Church. 7.30pm. £8 including refreshments. Tickets on the door, from choir members or phone 01750 21085

Thursday, May 16

Charity Quiz Night: Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso. With Catherine Fish. Entry on the night by minimum donation of £2.50 per person. Tel: 01573 228346/225500

NT Live – This House (screening): Pavilion Cinema, Galashiels. £16 (£14). 7pm. Tel: 01896 752777

Huw Wiggin and Joseph Houston (live music): Mellerstain House, Gordon. 7.30pm. Tel: 01750 21687

Friday, May 17

Men of the World (theatre): Buccleuch Centre, Langholm. 7.30pm. £8. Tel: 013873 81196

Roddy Woomble (live music): Eastgate Theatre, Peebles. 7.30pm. £14. Tel: 01721 725777

Border Boogie Band. Reivers Bar, Galashiels. Free. 9.30pm.

Saturday, May 18

Roxburgh Singers – Sights and Sounds of Africa (live music): Kelso Old Parish Church. 7.30pm. £10. At the door or Hector Innes.

Platero - Travels with a Donkey (drama): Eastgate Theatre, Peebles. £14 (under 16s £5). Suitable for 11 years and over. Tel: 01721 725777

Mark Beaumont – the man who cycled the world (talk): Buccleuch Centre, Langholm. 7.30pm. £15. Tel: 013873 81196

Wednesday, May 22

Harald Haugaard Quartet (live music): Denholm Church. 7.30pm. £10 (£8 in advance). Tel: 01835 870667

Horse Tales and Saddle Songs with Judy Steel (live music/readings). 7.30pm. £10 including glass of wine). Tel: 01450 360688