Nurses’ Zambia fund-raiser

Six maternity nurses at Borders General Hospital, including Hawick’s Kerrie Blake, are holding a race night in aid of their trip to Zambia in October when they will train staff at a maternity unit in the Katete district.

The fund-raiser, which will be held on Friday, September 11, at Hawick Rugby Club, at 7.30pm, will take the form of a race night, with disco and buffet, and tickets are £5 and must be bought before the event.

The fund-raiser, which will be held on Friday, September 11, at Hawick Rugby Club, at 7.30pm, will take the form of a race night, with disco and buffet, and tickets are £5 and must be bought before the event.