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Cats and dogs love the warmer weather as much as we do, but be sure to take precautions to keep them safe. Picture:  shutterstock.

Essential guide to keeping your pets safe in summer

Most of us wouldn’t dream of basking in a summer heatwave without suntan lotion. The health risks associated with sunbathing - not to mention the discomfort of peeling, sunburned, skin - are well documented. But what about our beloved pets?

Heather Duff is a finalist for the Bravery Award. Picture: contributed

Local Hero Award: Edinburgh’s bravest and best make shortlist

THEY are the Capital’s unsung heroes, who work tirelessly behind the scenes, often without the recognition they deserve.

Looking Back rss

Duns Town Hall, demolition work begain 6th June 1966

Dingers recall demolition

Nearly 30 years after it was demolished in 1966, Duns folk were still remembering their former Town Hall with sadness.

Duns cycling club recieving a cheque from the round table

Wheeling in

Duns Cycling Club are shown in our old photograph this week, back in May 1981.

1960s train crash at Grantshouse Station

Train crash at Grantshouse, 1960

This week’s photograph from the Berwickshire News archive features a train crash at Grantshouse Station on the main east coast line in 1960.

Announcements rss

Eileen Purves : Memorial

Published in the Berwickshire News on 07 November 2013

Charlotte Gregor Todd-Burdin : Engagement

Published in the Berwickshire News on 07 November 2013

Margaret Flannigan : Acknowledgement

Published in the Berwickshire News on 07 November 2013

Margaret Dickson : Acknowledgement

Published in the Berwickshire News on 07 November 2013

Mr Anderson : Acknowledgement

Published in the Berwickshire News on 07 November 2013

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