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Mobile phone driving penalty has been doubled

Crime
Parents are being urged to share their childrens dreams as part of the Scottish Governments Read, Write, Count campaign.

Parents urged to share their children’s dreams for the future

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced the funding during a visit to South Lanarkshire.

£10 million pounds for organisations to tackle climate change

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Hannah Spearritt, Jon Campling and Charlotte Farrell (age 9) who uses Rachel House.

Over 6,000 sci-fi fans beamed down to Capital Sci-Fi Con 2017

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Scots’ ice cream tastes shift upmarket

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Opportunities for SRUC Students

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Calling young writers: pen a hero animal story and win!

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Driving challenge to Monte Carlo…or bust!

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Scottish homeowners believe their renovation and decorative works has led to a �11,437 increase in property value.

Scottish homeowners optimistic about house prices

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Third of Scottish parents claim their children would have no supervision in the mornings and would be left to fend for themselves if it wasnt for childcare support of school breakfast clubs.

A third of Scots don’t have breakfast with their kids

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Hawick road to reopen ahead of schedule

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Hawick councillor Watson McAteer near where the town's old railway bridge used to be.

Tourism figures add momentum to calls to extend Borders Railway to Hawick

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Hawick councillor Stuart Marshall at Bonchester Bridge.

Plea goes out for resurfacing of road at Bonchester Bridge

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Cian Ridley.

Cian is offered a place at Oxford

Transport

A7 set for closures in January and February at Langholm bridge

Transport

Mobile phone driving penalty has been doubled

Crime
Councillor Davie Paterson.

Teries urged to report dog dirt to wardens

Crime
The Lucy Faithfull Foundation has said that 1530 people from Scotland contacted its Stop it Now! website last year.

Scottish paedophiles visiting website to help them change

Crime
Sheriff Peter Paterson.

Borders girl already an alcoholic at age of 16, court told

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Hawick High School.

£86,000 boost for Hawick High could spark recruitment drive for new teachers

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Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon at Burnfoot Community School last summer.

Hawick schools to share £320,000 Scottish Government handout

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Hawick's three adult learners

Three of a kind prove it’s never too late to learn about technology

Education
Pictured left to right are students: (back) Katie Wilson, Rebecca Brandon, Lauren Flockhart, Marlene Hobson & Andy Robson, and (front) Marcus Gordon and Jordan White.

Client design project for Borders students

Education

Shock for Hawick as popular coffee house closes

Business
Chris Anderson, manager of Lidl in Hawick.

Lidl opens - but jobs still not filled

Business
John Lamont (Scottish Conservative)
Duns election hustings.

Deadline for funding applications is next Friday

Business
Cheeklaw Jake Eric, the supreme Aberdeen Angus champion at Stirling Bull Sales.

Stirling success for retiring Lucas family

Business

£10 million pounds for organisations to tackle climate change

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Scottish Borders Council infrastructure manager Colin Ovens and network manager Brian Young with Ross Lothian and Lucy Brennan of Hawick High School.

Hawick youngsters step out to win awards

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Hawick High School.

£86,000 boost for Hawick High could spark recruitment drive for new teachers

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Hawick councillor Watson McAteer showing in High Street.

Disc parking scheme pilot project for Hawick scrapped

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Hawick could become hub for BMX enthusiasts

Environment
Scottish Water says its charges will still be lower than the UK average after a 1.6 per cent increase.

Increase in Scottish Water charges to fund investment

Environment

Vitamin D supplements key to combating common cold

Health
The Royal College of Midwives is concerned about growing pressures on Scotland's maternity services.

Maternity services facing rising demand

Health
Heads Together chairman Steven Turnbull.

Brain injury charity set to welcome new wheels

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Burnfoot in Hawick.

Booze-fuelled bother on decline in Hawick, figures reveal

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Just one fatty meal can damage liver

Health