High winds hamper travel

Collapsed tree being removed from the A1 southbound carriageway near Grantshouse
Collapsed tree being removed from the A1 southbound carriageway near Grantshouse

Today’s high winds have begun to affect travel in the region.

A fallen tree caused delays on the A1 near Grantshouse. The blockage has now been removed.

Meanwhile, trees have also fallen onto the Borders Railway line.

Police Scotland continue to advise people only to travel if it is absolutely necessary.