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  1. Spending a penny now costs 30p in BordersRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2017 | Borders Today

    Spending the proverbial penny is about to cost 30 times that much as a 200,000 programme to install charging machines at 27 public toilets across the Borders gets under way. Scottish Borders Council agreed to start charging 30p a time to spend a penny back in January, and work has now started to install the automated coin machines across the region.

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  2. Thousands expected at Fans beef eventRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2017 | Hawick Today

    Beef farmers from across Scotland and the north of England will be heading to the Borders on Thursday, June 8, for Scotland's Beef Event 2017. This biennial event is being hosted by farmers, Douglas and Kelda Stewart, on their mixed beef and arable farm of Fans, Earlston.

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  3. Stirling success for retiring Lucas familyRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2017 | Hawick Today

    A Duns farmer who has been breeding Aberdeen-Angus cattle for almost 30 years, won the supreme championship at Stirling, just eight months before he retires. David Lucas and his wife Christine, from Cheeklaw Farm, won the honour on the opening day of the Stirling Bull Sales with their home-bred intermediate champion, the May 2015-born Cheeklaw Jake Eric by Cardona Proud Punch.

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  4. Bookworm Edith makes her mark in library contestRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2017 | Berwickshire News

    Over summer last year, 239 primary school youngsters from all over the Borders designed their own bookmarks for a competition to promote reading for pleasure. The top 12 were honoured at a prize-giving ceremony at Galashiels Library last Friday, and they will also see their creations reproduced and made available at all Live Borders libraries.

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  5. Westbury family set a charity challenge a month in memory of AilsaRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | Borders Today

    The children and husband of a Borders doctor killed by cancer last year have launched a year-long fundraising campaign aimed at raising 10,000 for charity. Choosing to focus on the year ahead instead of the tragedy that hit them in November, the Westbury family, of Melrose, have found a fitting way to remember their mum and wife, Galashiels-based doctor Ailsa Wylie.

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  6. Borders farm to play host to Scotland's Beef EventRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | Scotsman.com

    This summer the Borders will play host to Scotland's Beef Event 2017, which will focus on technical efficiency aimed at helping producers around the country ensure the long-term sustainability of their businesses. Adopting the theme "Beef up your Profits" the event will take place at Fans Farm, Earlston, Berwickshire, where hosts Douglas and Kelda Stewart and family will welcome the industry on Thursday, 8 June.

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  7. Borderers set to pay their respects to fallen heroesRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2016 | Borders Today

    This Sunday, Borderers will pay tribute to those who have lost their lives in wars over the last 100 years by taking part in parades and services organised by the Royal British Legion Scotland and churches. Members of the armed forces, veterans, reserves and various cadet groups will wear their uniforms with pride, alongside youth organisations such as the scouts, Boys' Brigade, brownies and girl guides.

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  8. Scottish Borders Council faces 'challenges' over 1,100-bridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | BBC News

    A report has outlined the challenges facing Scottish Borders Council in maintaining more than 1,100 bridges which are its responsibility. Many of them are said to be "ageing and in need of repair" but are of "critical importance" for the region.

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  9. Dispute over wages led to A 5,000 theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Berwickshire News

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A disgruntled worker broke into his employer's premises and stole 5,000 worth of tools and mechanical equipment in a dispute over unpaid wages.

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  10. Coldstream Guides win county challenge cupRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2016 | Berwickshire News

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Guide units from Coldingham, Duns, Coldstream, Earlston and Lauder met at Duns swimming pool for an afternoon of races and then fun on the inflatable.

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  11. Beef event goes to the BordersRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    SCOTLAND'S biennial Beef Event is to be held on a farm in the Borders next year, hosted by the Stewart family at Fans, Earlston, Berwickshire. The event, organised by the Scottish Beef Association, will focus on the efficient production of beef on a mixed farm and will take place on Thursday, June 8. A local organising committee, under the chairmanship of Bowhill Estate farm manager Sion Williams, with representatives from the farming, trade and research/advisory sectors, has been established to run the event.

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  12. District NewsRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2016 | Borders Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. There will be a coffee morning on Saturday, October 1, at the village hall from 10am-noon to raise funds for the new Bowden Table Tennis Club.

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  13. Little wonder is making big impression on beer buffs in BordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Berwickshire News

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Small is beautiful for a pint-sized Borders business breathing new life into a hitherto-vacant town centre shop unit.

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  14. Hawick one of only three Borders towns to offer cheer at double to beer buffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Hawick Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Hawick is one of only three Borders towns to be able to boast more than one entry in the latest Good Beer Guide.

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  15. Sheriff court round-upRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2016 | Borders Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Lisa Maxwell, from Ancrum, made no plea or declaration.

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  16. District NewsRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2016 | Borders Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Camera group members meet on Monday, September 26, at 7.30pm when photographer John Parris, the guest speaker, will give a travel documentary, including portraits.

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