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Community spirit in Greenlaw about to be put to the test

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In possession of knuckleduster

Crime
The recent ReTweed graduates with their tutors and Hazel Smith (centre, bottom row) who started the social enterprise education business.

ReTweed graduates feature on ITV’s Border Life programme

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Ready to ride out...

There’s no stopping Earlston’s Rusty Bikers

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Just a week left to spend or bank your old Bank of England paper fivers

Business

Recycling levels in the Borders have dropped

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Double election day in Berwickshire

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Hybrid ‘super-slugs’ are invading British gardens and we can’t stop them

Environment
BONNYRIGG: Workers' memorial, King George V Park. International Workers' Memorial Day service and wreathlaying

Communities across Scotland mark International Workers’ Memorial Day

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A new survey has revealed British cats prefer the comfort of their home than the great outdoors.

Survey provides new insights into the lives of cats

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Borders roads network criticised

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Improvements to the A1 will form part of the transport study.

Study will weigh up best way forward for transport links

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Easter commuters face travel delays

Lengthy delays predicted for Easter travellers

Transport
The newly resurfaced road is already breaking up only days after the work was done.

Duns road repairs lasted only a few days

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Barrie Forrest with Jeanna Swan, lord-lieutenant of Berwickshire, at Reston Village Hall.

Barrie insists on getting medal in front of home crowd

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In possession of knuckleduster

Crime
Selkirk Sheriff Court, Justice of the Peace, Procurator Fiscal

Forklift driver fined £1,200 for hare hunt

Crime
Selkirk Sheriff Court, Justice of the Peace, Procurator Fiscal

Galashiels male, 16, accused of raping two 14-year-olds

Crime
Priorwood Court in Melrose.

Man in court to face charge of murdering his wife in Melrose

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ReTweed graduates feature on ITV’s Border Life programme

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Miss Scotland Lucy Kerr has the key to Scotland's secrets

National Trust launches major recruitment drive

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The pupils from Greenlaw Primary School who took part in the competition to design and build a nesting box.

Greenlaw pupils build bird nesting boxes

Education

More than £570k spent last year on supply teachers

Education
Fiona McAllan was presented with her BEM by the Lord Lieutenenant for Berwickshire, Jeanna Swan.

Seeing medal is believing for college worker

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ReTweed graduates feature on ITV’s Border Life programme

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Have you got any paper fivers left?

Just a week left to spend or bank your old Bank of England paper fivers

Business
Geraint Roberts and Jo Easingwood Roberts are Scotland's first kombucha tea brewers

It’s no ordinary cup of tea that comes from Left Field

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Paul and Sulee Harris, of Coldingham Gallery, will now run a quarterly auction house.

First bids to be raised at Coldingham auction house

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Double election day in Berwickshire

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A deputation of Granarchists outside surgeries held in Duns and Eyemouth by Conservative MSP John Lamont,  were protesting at the UK Government's changes to child tax credit changes for families of more than two children.

‘Rape clause’ protesters target MSP’s surgeries

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John Lamont at St Abbs

John Lamont resigns as MSP

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SNP MSP Christine Grahame speaking at the Borders College to girls from various secondary schools from around the Borders about getting into the construction industry.

MSP leads Addaction debate in Holyrood

Politics
Calum Kerr, SNP MP for Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk

A one issue General Election - Brexit.

Politics

Recycling levels in the Borders have dropped

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This is a hybrid between a Spanish stealth slug and the UKs common black slug. Pic: Leslie Noble

Hybrid ‘super-slugs’ are invading British gardens and we can’t stop them

Environment
Wind turbines on Coldingham Moor

Council turns down Howpark wind farm application

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Miss Scotland Lucy Kerr has the key to Scotland's secrets

National Trust launches major recruitment drive

News

Smartphone could make injections a thing of the past for some diabetes sufferers

Health
The partners who helped increase cardiac arrest survival rates in the Borders.

Chances of surving cardiac arrest rise from 4% to 29%

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Bob Quilietti of Gordon in Berwickshire with his alarm he wears around his neck.

Extra £125 a year for essential service shocks former magician

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John Laffey

John going on run for Multiple Sclerosis Society

Health
Martin Hadshar has retired as a GP at Coldstream Medical Practice after 34 years.

Veteran doctor calling it a day after 34 years

Health