IN PICTURES: Thousands fill streets of Galashiels for independence march

All eyes were on Galashiels on Saturday, as thousands of Yes supporters descended on the Borders town for the latest All Under One Banner march for independence.

Monday, 3rd June 2019, 4:22 pm
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.

Steve Cox and Kevin Janiak took these images of the event, which attracted several groups from all over Scotland. Full story will appear soon.

AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders; Union counter demo.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
Ritchie and Jane Mackay of St Andrews, formerly of Melrose, with gorgeous husky Skye.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders; The McScotland family.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders; Angus the Bear with friends.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
AUOB March for Scottish Independence in Galashiels in the Scottish borders.
The marchers gather in the Scott Park for music and speeches.
The Yes Bikers applaud the marchers.
All smiles on the march
Irena Loughton, Anne Walker, Avril Lamb, Catherine Johnston, Jane Tucker and wee Amee White, all from Edinburgh.
Mary Leighton, Violet Wark and Sheila Mitchell, from Dumfriesshire, pictured before the walk started. Mary and Sheila were brought up in Melrose before moving west.
Ian and Audrey Garvie, Pippa Plevin, Maria Cunningham and Mary Kerr, all from the Yes West Lothian group.
Malcolm Brown, 68, from Fife, and John Love, 65, from Rosyth, have a bit of fun before the march.