District News rss

Margaret and Kerry during their day out at Ocean Terminal.

Simple solution to the problem of loneliness

A visit from a friend, even just once a week, can make all the difference to an elderly person who struggles to go out by themselves.

Looking Back rss

Sunday 28th April 1949, the crowd outside Frances Taits on Castle Gate as sweets came off rationing. Sent in by Mrs Bennett, originally from Highcliffes now of Chirnside.

Sweet Tooth

Irene Bennett, of Chirnside, got in touch this week with a photograph taken on the morning - April 28, 1949 - that sweets came ‘off’ ration after WWII.

Donkey at Greenlaw

Mini Donkeys

Louise Johnson of Greenlaw was showing off a donkey with a difference back in May 1990.

Foulden Village Hall

New hall for Foulden

Foulden’s much-anticipated new village hall opened this week in 2005.

Milburn School

Tiny school’s big win

Back in May 1980, Borders Health Council held a project for the region’s schools.

Coldstream piper

Coldstream piper calls the tune

Piper Malcolm Brown-Scott, of Coldstream won a competition to compose a tune marking the Diamond Jubilee of the Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association in May 1990.

Announcements rss

William Miller : Acknowledgement

Published in the Berwickshire News on 07 November 2013

Jim Blackie : Acknowledgement

Published in the Berwickshire News on 07 November 2013

Charlotte Gregor Todd-Burdin : Engagement

Published in the Berwickshire News on 07 November 2013

Sheila Robertson : Acknowledgement

Published in the Berwickshire News on 07 November 2013

Margaret Flannigan : Acknowledgement

Published in the Berwickshire News on 07 November 2013

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