In pictures: It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Jedburgh

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Jedburgh now its festive lights have been switched on.

Monday, 2nd December 2019, 4:27 pm
Jimmy Riley, Blythe Duff, Santa, alias Stephen Smith, and Roy Spowart from the Rotary club.

Our photographer Bill McBurnie was there to capture the town’s Yuletide illuminations going live. Full story at

Jed Legion Pipe Band led a Christmas parade through the town to the square to light up the rejected Selkirk Christmas tree.
Headteacher Susan Oliver, Lucy Oliver, Robyn Wright and head girl Blythe Duff.
Jackie and Esme Nichol enjoying the Christmas celebrations.
Carol singers Janice Palmer, Hilda Collier and Margaret Cockburn at the square in Jedburgh.
Drummer Kathryn Wylie with Galashiels' Jake Brennan.
Kara, Skye and Bridget Lindsay at Jedburgh's Christmas lights switch-on.
Youngsters watching Jedburgh's Christmas lights being switched on.
Blythe Duff, Santa, Tosh McDonald and Liam Hutchinson.
Amy Taylor, Wren and Andy McAllister wrapped up well to enjoy the Christmas tree switch-on.
Euan and Gillian Scott were at the front of a long queue to meet Santa at Jedburgh's town hall.
Millie and Joanne Borthwick with Margaret Moffat and Jean Kinghorn.