Susan Thomson was shocked whern she saw the state of her late husband's grave.

Council sorry for grave error

The widow of a Galashiels soldier murdered in an army payroll robbery in 1985 has told of her disgust this week after a Scottish Borders Council worker destroyed the turf around his grave.

Merchant Navy personnel gather at Scottish Borders Council headquarters for Merchant Navy Day last year.

Call goes out to Merchant Navy

Scottish Borders Council is calling on current and former Merchant Navy personnel to get in touch ahead of a flag-raising ceremony and reception to honour their services.

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