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Parents need more help to keep kids safe from accidents

News

1 in 3 UK travellers want to see ‘quiet zones’ on flights

News
Frozen and burst water pipes can be a problem in winter.

Shaun shares his plumbing tips for winter

News
A festive fund-raising pack is available online to help MRF finance vital research into vaccines to treat different strains of the disease. Information about symptoms can also be found on its website.

Expected rise in cases of meningitis

Health

Owl delivers rings at Church of Scotland wedding service

News

Gaby represents region in Rotary Young Chef cook-off

News

Mongolian rally raises £4,500

News
'A Fairer Scotland for Disabled People' outlines five ambitions for Scotland.

Plan to transform the lives of disabled people

News

449 affordable houses by 2018

Politics

Royal plaque back at Tweedbank train station after 14-month absence

News

Fuel prices fall as big four supermarkets make 3p cuts

Transport
The Flying Scotsman crosses the Royal Border Bridge in Berwick on its way to Edinburgh Waverley yesterday. Picture: Aaron Wilson

Flying Scotsman back on the rails after U-turn

Transport
The Flying Scotsman crosses the Royal Border Bridge at Berwick-Upon-Tweed en route from York to Edinburgh Waverley. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Flying Scotsman trips reinstated - but answers demanded over ‘farce’

Transport 71

Flying Scotsman cancellation ‘unacceptable, unbelievable, appalling’

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Age of criminal responsibility set to be raised

Crime 2

Pensioner banned from keeping pets

Crime
Councillor John Greenwell joined the Scottish Borders sixth Reclaim the Night march .

900 domestic abuse cases reported in year

Crime
Police Scotland is appealing for information

Housebreakings warning

Crime

Eyemouth pupils get a taste of farm life

Education
Over 30 children took up the invitation from Duns and District Parishes to become Desert Detectives on the recent school in-service day.

Desert Detectives at Duns Parish Church

Whats on
The Eyemouth and District Rotary Club are grateful to the Eyemouth High School and the horticultural students for helping them plant 5,000 crocus corms at Tollcross in  Eyemouth.

Crocuses will turn Eyemouth purple in spring

Education
UNISON is considering its next move in the dispute over college support staff's pay.

Union considering action in college pay dispute

Education

SNP’s wind energy ‘obsession’ criticised

Education

Bus services to St Abbs about to change next week

Business

449 affordable houses by 2018

Politics

SB Alert adds gas to its list of emergency info

Politics

Town’s council hit by another resignation

Politics
Councillor David Parker, leader of Scottish Borders Council, Councillor Frances Renton, executive member for social work and housing and Billy Murphy, construction director of Cruden Homes at the opening of affordable homes in Denholm last month.
(Photo: SBC)

A £163m affordable housing plan

Politics

Cold weather helps gets natural cycle of things back onto a proper footing

News

Overnight closure of a section of A1 road

Environment
The Lammermuir Hills

Guided tours will unveil the secrets of the Lammermuirs

Environment

Expected rise in cases of meningitis

Health

Outpatient care changes on the way

Health
Borders General Hospital

Hospital doctors failed to diagnose a fractured foot twice

Health
The Scottish Government and NHS Education for Scotland will be surveying female doctors.

Improving support for rape victims

Health 1

HIV: Do you know your status? If not, get tested...

Health