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Man injured in hit and run on Kelso’s Rennie bridge

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Cats Protection outlines simple steps to keep puss purring throughout the year

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Thousands urge Scottish Government to raise their ambition on climate change

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There has been an increase on child neglect reports to the NSPCC. PHIL WILKINSON / TSPL

Reports of child neglect on the rise

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Keith Brooke steps down as RHASS chairman

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Scotland’s happiest place is on a beach in the Hebrides

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Non-employment in older age is associated with feeling isolated & under-utilised

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5.3 million adults want to see their life in words

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Royal Mail has revealed a new stamp issue featuring some of the most iconic and much-loved British toys from the last 100 years.

Royal Mail issues special stamps to celebrate iconic children’s toys

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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

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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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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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It’s best foot forward in Gala for podiatry pairing Anne and Daniel

Health
Night Safe Bistro bosses David and Karen Wilson.

Bistro rated simply the best

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Flowers left as a tribute to Hawick's Leon Ali following his death on the A698 in November.

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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1.8 million Scottish votes “wasted” in General Election

Politics
The Easter Langlee landfill site near Galashiels.

Papers prove failed £21m Galashiels tip deal should have been axed sooner, says campaigner

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Flowers left as a tribute to Hawick's Leon Ali following his death on the A698 in November.

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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Environment
Could you be a hedgehog champion?

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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It’s best foot forward in Gala for podiatry pairing Anne and Daniel

Health
Sarah Glendinning is pictured with her children Kairan and Jaimie.

£3 million boost for Edinburgh and Glasgow cancer centres

Health
Suicides in Scotland have seen a rise for the first time in six years.

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