Publication: Selkirk Today

First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Politicians pull on walking boots again

Borders MP Michael Moore and council leader David Parker are to walk 97 miles alongside the Tweed, from source to mouth, for charity.The ‘Great Tweed Trek’ will take them from Tweedsmuir to Berwick-upon-Tweed, with Radio Borders Cash for Kids and Tweed ... [Published Selkirk Today - 15 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

A7 to be closed for works at Langholm and Hawick

Road repairs in Hawick and Langholm will see the A7 shut between Canonbie and Hawick closed to traffic over four nights from Monday, August 4.The trunk road will be closed between 8pm and 6am with both north and southbound traffic diverted to the B6357, ... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Haining takes another step in search of culture

Three art and culture events are planned for The Haining next month, organised by the estate management.They have put the programme together in conjunction with Craft Scotland, Crossing Borders and the Creative Arts Business Network.The events will highlight ... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 27 2014]
Entities: Scotland, Education
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

CAB service ­coming to town

Roxburgh and Berwickshire Citizens’ Advice Bureau, in collaboration with its Central Borders colleagues, is opening an outreach advice facility in Selkirk from August 4, thanks to lottery cash.There will be an adviser at the Eildon Housing offices every ... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Blood appeal ­attracts donors

Almost 150 people attended a blood donor session in the town, with 128 donations completed.Four new donors attended the session, organised by the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service.The service will visit the Victoria Halls again on Sunday, November ... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Are the eagles set to land here?

Some good news for a change – a recent newspaper report suggests we might soon have a larger population of golden eagles in the south of Scotland.We sometimes forget just how much space there is in various parts of the Borders, all of which could, in ... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

SBHA claim union rejected proposal for 18 full-time jobs

Talks between SBHA and the Unite union broke down this week, despite an offer from the Selkirk-based organisation to create 18 full-time jobs.SBHA’s director of technical services, Alan Vass, told The Wee Paper that union officials rejected a proposal ... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Meat porter death trial date

Scottish Borders Abattoir Ltd has denied three breaches of health and safety legislation which prosecutors say led to the death of meat porter David Barker, 45, of Selkirk, in an incident involving a partition at the slaughterhouse in Galashiels in January ... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 25 2014]
Entities: David Barker, Breach
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

YES Festival in the running for national award

The YES Festival has been shortlisted for an Arts & Business Scotland Award, celebrating innovative and creative relationships between the cultural and business sectors.The collaboration between Claros Imaging, of Gullane, and the YES Festival is shortlisted ... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Selkirk sizzles in the sun

Enjoying the heatwave in Pringle Park yesterday, are: Megan Brown, Niamh Dolan, Mia Dolan, Laura Deas and Sarah MacLeod, while right, young Souter Lilliana Vitano enjoys an ice-cream in Selkirk Market SquarePhotographs: Stuart Cobley ... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 25 2014]
Entities: Heat Wave
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Growing demand makes Glendale Show a potential record breaker

Glendale Show is gearing up to welcome a record-breaking livestock entry this year after introducing new classes in response to demand from exhibitors.The annual showcase, held at the showground, Wooler, on Bank Holiday Monday, August 25, will be staging ... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 25 2014]
Entities: sheep, Cattle, Livestock
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

How to grow the best grass at monitor farm

The farmer group at Quality Meat Scotland’s Peeblesshire monitor farm, Hundleshope, focused on grassland at its latest meeting.The majority of the Hundleshope land, 1,450 of 1,800 acres is hill, peaking at 2,200 feet and is home to a flock of 364 Bla ... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 25 2014]

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Politicians pull on walking boots again [Published Selkirk Today - 15 hours ago]
A7 to be closed for works at Langholm and Hawick [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 28 2014]
CAB service ­coming to town [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 27 2014]
Haining takes another step in search of culture [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 27 2014]
Blood appeal ­attracts donors [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 26 2014]
Are the eagles set to land here? [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 26 2014]
YES Festival in the running for national award [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 25 2014]
SBHA claim union rejected proposal for 18 full-... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 25 2014]
Meat porter death trial date [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 25 2014]
How to grow the best grass at monitor farm [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 25 2014]
Growing demand makes Glendale Show a potential ... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 25 2014]
Selkirk sizzles in the sun [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 25 2014]
Flood works benefit from low river levels [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 24 2014]
How farm traffic can help with road safety [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 24 2014]
Enjoy a fun-filled programme of events over two... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 24 2014]
Great grandmother Phyllis celebrates 95 [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 20 2014]
Space: the final tourist frontier [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 20 2014]
Charities benefit from creative Souters [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 19 2014]
Bowhill team’s tree-mendous effort at Highland ... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 19 2014]
Indecent photos allegation [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 19 2014]
Souters go at full tilt in Denmark [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 19 2014]
Countdown to Langholm Common Riding [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 18 2014]
Union poised to ballot SBHA staff on industrial... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 18 2014]
SEPA all-clear for farmer in Ogilvie cairn stin... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 17 2014]
Borderers not getting ‘fair deal’ says MP [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 16 2014]
Money worries for older Borderers tackled by ch... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 16 2014]
Waiting at Elvis’s convenience [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 13 2014]
SBHA director hits back in ongoing row [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 12 2014]
Checking buildings high up can save money and l... [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 12 2014]
Standard Bearer Greg’s week ends on a poetic note [Published Selkirk Today - Jul 11 2014]
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