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This week's Down Memory Lane picture was sent in by John Ritchie

Down Memory Lane

This week’s Down Memory Lane picture was sent in by John Ritchie. It was taken sometime between 1905 to 1910 outside the house of renowned Brechin artist David Waterson. John said: “Noted from the internet that Panmure Street boasted a cycle shop - might this have been the very first Scottish cycle club?”

This week's Down Memory Lane picture was sent in by John Ritchie

Letters to the editor

The Gordon Arms must rise again

This week's Down Memory Lane picture was sent in by John Ritchie

Just the ticket

Royal Burgh Standard Bearer Scott Rodgerson gives Audrey Craig and Sonya Linton a helping hand at a ball ticket and bake sale in the High Street pop-up shop.

This week's Down Memory Lane picture was sent in by John Ritchie

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The Borders and Scottish farming industry has lost one of its leading lights after the death of Yarrow farmer and entrepreneur Tom Renwick on April 25. He was 76.

This week's Down Memory Lane picture was sent in by John Ritchie

Sheila gets nod for Traditional Music Hall of Fame

Riddell Fiddles founder Sheila Sapkota is one of five new inductees to the Scottish Traditional Music Hall of Fame

Announcements rss

May Dilger : Memorial

Published in the Selkirk Weekend Advertiser on 08 November 2013

Roy Hammerton : Memorial

Published in the Selkirk Weekend Advertiser on 08 November 2013

Darren And Laura Munro Moody : Birth

Published in the Selkirk Weekend Advertiser on 01 November 2013

Marion May Girdwood : Acknowledgement

Published in the Selkirk Weekend Advertiser on 01 November 2013

George Rodgerson : Memorial

Published in the Selkirk Weekend Advertiser on 25 October 2013

Local Businesses rss

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Strawberry field forever...maybe

For nearly two decades the strawberry field at Faldonside, alongside the A7 between Selkirk and Galashiels, was a bit of a local landmark.

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Selkirk Common Riding 2014. Riders ford the Ettrick River. Standard Bearer Greg MacDougall in front with flag.

Postal blunder delays Common Riding mailshot

If the loss of more than 4,000 fundraising letters has a serious financial impact on this year’s Common Riding, organisers may seek compensation.

Selkirk Common Riding 2014. Riders ford the Ettrick River. Standard Bearer Greg MacDougall in front with flag.

Strawberry field forever...maybe

For nearly two decades the strawberry field at Faldonside, alongside the A7 between Selkirk and Galashiels, was a bit of a local landmark.

Once upon a time, rebranding used to be a minefield – 
And Now We Do This

It’s been a very busy time here since my last article. A glance further down will show that we now have a new name.

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