Remembering through music

A multi-media First World War music project, telling the story of a remarkable Scottish family and a remarkable fiddle, is preparing to tour the Borders.

Organised by Riddell Fiddles, the event kicks off with the dress rehearsal at the Argus Centre, Selkirk on May 25 at 1.15pm. The rest are as follows: June 7 atYarrow Feus Hall; June 14, Thirlestane Castle, Lauder (£5/£3); August 14, Wauchope Village Hall, Yetholm; August 23, Gavinton Village hall; September 6, Buccleuch Centre, Langholm (£8/£6); September 12, Heart of Hawick (£5); September 19, Eastgate, Peebles (£8/£6); September 27, Ancrum Village Hall; October 24, Roberton Village Hall.

All shows run from 7.30pm-9.30pm. Entry is by donation or a small charge to cover hire costs at the larger venues. To book tickets call 07719 451444. Pre-booked, free transport may be available on a first come, first served basis.