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Death toll claimed by Borders roads on increase

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The Borders might have to defy Brexit and, as this sign at Carter Bar promises, welcome more immigrants to defuse a predicted demographic time-bomb.

Proportion of Borders population over age of 65 forecast to rise by more than half

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Could you be a hedgehog champion?

First ever ‘Hedgehog Housing Census’ launched

Environment

Duke of Edinburgh attends service at Coldstream Church

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8.6 million speeding points on driving licences

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Scotland’s ‘Forever Home’ revealed

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Family appeal for information on plane crash

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NFUS launches share farming project to address succession worries and new entrant barriers

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Volunteers needed to join in a national beach clean-up

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Thousands of Scottish cats at risk of potentially fatal diseases

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Death toll claimed by Borders roads on increase

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The A7 is to be closed overnight south of Selkirk next week.

A7 to be closed overnight south of Selkirk for roadworks

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David Carney driving his car through Duns the day before the tragedy.

Jim Clark Rally death crash driver tells of horror at seeing accident victim knocked into air

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The A7 at Stow.

Motorist killed in 
A7 crash near Stow

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Resurfacing work is to be carried out on the A702.

Resurfacing work planned on A702 north of West Linton

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Theft landed Jedburgh man before the bench

Crime
David Carney driving his car through Duns the day before the tragedy.

Jim Clark Rally death crash driver tells of horror at seeing accident victim knocked into air

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Mum-of-four Kirsty Parker.

Teacher banned from road over crash near Denholm that killed mum of four

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Peebles murder victim Alex Stuart.

Tributes paid to Peebles postwoman stabbed to death

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Duns Primary School is officially unveiled

Education
Hawick High School.

Food waste produced by Borders high schools up by more than half

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John Swinney speaks with career adviser Nicole Grant during his visit to the SDS centre.

Helpline goes live for exam results advice

Education
Berwickshire High School head teacher John Clarke.

Head returns to high school

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Death toll claimed by Borders roads on increase

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The A7 is to be closed overnight south of Selkirk next week.

A7 to be closed overnight south of Selkirk for roadworks

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Royal bank of Scotland chief executive Ross McEwan with its new �10 note.

Maths whizz Mary soon to be bang on money

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All factory staff will soon benefit from the Living Wage.

Poppy factory becomes Living Wage employer

Business

Death toll claimed by Borders roads on increase

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Rubbish dumped in Hawick's Lower Mansfield Road.

Hawick fly-tipping clean-up about to begin

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Hawick High School.

Food waste produced by Borders high schools up by more than half

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Lord Palmer at Manderston House.

Local lords a-claiming as bill tops £144,000

Politics
Tweeddale East councillors Stuart Bell and Shona Haslam.

Borders SNP councillors reject Tory plea to work together

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First ever ‘Hedgehog Housing Census’ launched

Environment

Volunteers needed to join in a national beach clean-up

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White Letter Hairstreak.

Rare butterfly discovered in field at Paxton

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Anti-windfarm protesters at the Drone Hill turbine site, north of the proposed eight-turbine wind farm, on Coldingham Moor.

Appeal against wind farm refusal lodged

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Sharp rise in Scotland’s suicide rate

Health
BMA Scotland is calling for minimum unit pricing of alcohol following a !0 per cent rise in alcohol-related deaths.

Calls for minimum pricing to tackle rising alcohol problem

Health
Shona Robison hopes the bursaries will encourage students.

Bursaries for new graduate medical course

Health
Some of the products recalled by MacSween of Edinburgh. Picture: Phil Wilkinson/TSPL

MacSween recalls haggis products over ‘botulism fears’

Health
Mark Baxter is pictured with some of his friends and family handing over the cheque to the Margaret Kerr Unit.

Mark’s marathon effort for Margaret Kerr Unit

Health