Karine Polwart (pictured, top of page) with Trio (live music): Cross Keys, Denholm - SOLD OUT


Hawick Sings (live music): Burns Club, Hawick. 7.30pm. £7.50. www.thelandthelightthelocals.co.uk

Traditional Session (live music): Horse and Hounds, Bonchester Bridge. Noon. Free. www.thelandthelightthelocals.co.uk


Traditional Session (live music): Royal Hotel, Jedburgh. Noon. Free. www.thelandthelightthelocals.co.uk

Hogmanay Party (live music): Glendouglas Community Hall, Jedburgh. £12. Tel: 01835 863604

Hogmanay Family Night (live music): Lauderdale Hotel, Lauder. 8pm. Tel: 01578 722231

Hogmanay Ceilidh (live music): Village Hall, Denholm. 8pm. £15. www.thelandthelightthelocals.co.uk

New Year’s Day

Herd’s Supper (live entertainment): Village Hall, Ashkirk. 4pm. £15. www.thelandthelightthelocals.co.uk

Traditional Session (live music): Fox and Hounds, Denholm. 8pm. Free. www.thelandthelightthelocals.co.uk


Border Gaitherin’ New Year Family Ceilidh (live music): Community Centre, Coldstream. 7.30pm. £5 (£3 children; £12 family). Tel: 01573 224920

Farewell Session (live music): Denholm Meet. 1pm. Free. www.thelandthelightthelocals.co.uk

Real Time (live music): George and Abbotsford Hotel, Melrose. 8pm. £10. www.thelandthelightthelocals.co.uk

Monday, January 9

Engage (workshops): Eastgate Theatre, Peebles. 3.45pm (8 to 12 years) and 4.40pm (12 to 18). £40 for 12 weeks. Tel: 01721 725777

Thursday, January 12

Nigel Clayton and Gina McCormack (live music): Eastgate Theatre, Peebles. 7.30pm. £12. Tel: 01721 725777