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Event will sell cycling benefits to businesses

Business
Former Hawick DJ Ally Brown is releasing a single in memory of friend Sally Brown.

Sammy is remembered in a song

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Robertson Show chairman David Anderson with back from left Rhianna, 11, and Mackenzie, 9, and front from left, Emily, 8, and Marley,8.

Children get crafty to boost Roberton show

Education
Jethart Callant Brodie Irvine presents the winning cups to Linda Falconer, Steve Smith and Lyall Shaw.

Southdean Show enjoyed by the community

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Scotrail is the best performing large train operator in the UK

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Scottish Oyster Shucking Championships launched

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Cats Protection outlines simple steps to keep puss purring throughout the year

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Thousands urge Scottish Government to raise their ambition on climate change

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There has been an increase on child neglect reports to the NSPCC. PHIL WILKINSON / TSPL

Reports of child neglect on the rise

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Keith Brooke steps down as RHASS chairman

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Meeting being held to rally support for Borders Railway extension plea

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Flowers left as a tribute to Hawick's Leon Ali following his death on the A698 in November.

Death toll claimed by Borders roads on increase

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The A7 is to be closed overnight south of Selkirk next week.

A7 to be closed overnight south of Selkirk for roadworks

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Hawick councillor Clair Ramage beside the A7 at Wilton Hill.

Speed limit could be cut on A7 north of Hawick town centre

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Witnesses sought following assault

Crime
Mum-of-four Kirsty Parker.

Teacher banned from road over crash near Denholm that killed mum of four

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Richard Cassidy has been jailed for life and told he won't be eligible for parole until 2033 at the earliest.

Killer faces dying in jail for murder of Tweedbank pensioner

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Drumlanrig Place in Hawick.

Hawick traders urged to remain on alert despite arrest

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Children get crafty to boost Roberton show

Education
Hawick High School.

Food waste produced by Borders high schools up by more than half

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Senior pupils at Hawick High School celebrate passing their exams.

Hawick High pupils do the school proud

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Earlston High School pupils open their SQA exam results at the school.

More Border students than ever celebrating exam success

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Event will sell cycling benefits to businesses

Business
Night Safe Bistro bosses David and Karen Wilson.

Bistro rated simply the best

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Hawick councillor Davie Paterson outside the old stationmaster's house in Newcastleton.

Meeting being held to rally support for Borders Railway extension plea

News
Flowers left as a tribute to Hawick's Leon Ali following his death on the A698 in November.

Death toll claimed by Borders roads on increase

News

1.8 million Scottish votes “wasted” in General Election

Politics
The Easter Langlee landfill site near Galashiels.

Papers prove failed £21m Galashiels tip deal should have been axed sooner, says campaigner

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Flowers left as a tribute to Hawick's Leon Ali following his death on the A698 in November.

Death toll claimed by Borders roads on increase

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Councillor Stuart Marshall is unimpressed by a half-cut grass bank in Hawicks Stirches Road.

Hawick’s grass verges no place for half-measures, council told

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Rubbish dumped in Hawick's Lower Mansfield Road.

Hawick fly-tipping clean-up about to begin

News

Sign up for the Great British Beach Clean

Environment
Could you be a hedgehog champion?

First ever ‘Hedgehog Housing Census’ launched

Environment
The single use carrier bags will not be available in store after August

Tesco getting rid of single use carrier bags

Environment

£3 million boost for Edinburgh and Glasgow cancer centres

Health
Suicides in Scotland have seen a rise for the first time in six years.

Sharp rise in Scotland’s suicide rate

Health
BMA Scotland is calling for minimum unit pricing of alcohol following a !0 per cent rise in alcohol-related deaths.

Calls for minimum pricing to tackle rising alcohol problem

Health
Chest, Heart & Stroke Scotland - Community Hub, Hawick.

MSP, Rachael Hamilton officially cut the ribbon with from left, Ronnie Frost, John Wilson, deputy Lord Lt John Scott, John Lamont MP and Dr Roger Smith.

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Charity defies burglars to open new community hub

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Shona Robison hopes the bursaries will encourage students.

Bursaries for new graduate medical course

Health