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SB Connect Winter 2016


Selkirk High Street fights back

Pop-up shops project is a big boost for town and businesses read more

Progress on new energy plant is heating up

Update on the facility at Easter Langlee read more

Classy start

40 newly qualified teachers settle in to one-year induction scheme read more

Private landlords home in on information forum

Housing Strategy and Services team engages with landlords read more

Nitty gritty of roads

Everything you need to know about the Council's gritting service read more

It's not too late to get your free flu vaccine

At-risk groups urged to book an appointment today read more

Join the snow patrol

Community councils sign up to emergency planning initiative read more

We'll help you carve out a new business

Expert advice from Business Gateway read more

Get on your bike with tax-free cycle scheme

Enjoying the health benefits of the Cycle to Work initiative read more

All aboard Borders Railway for fact-finding trip

Your questions answered on the new rail link read more

Mamie's perfect fit

Gentle exercise class is just one of a range of projects helping Borderers to stay active read more

Gala day is a huge success

Katharine Elliot Centre in Hawick marks big 4-0 with fun-filled party read more

Sports team is still making a big splash

Membership has more than tripled since Borders Sport and Leisure appointed read more

Fully booked

Get free access to lots of popular publications through new eMagazine service read more

Lucy is flying the flag for Games

Westruther pupil wins Youth Legacy design competition read more

New Tweed Valley Railway Path officially opened

Environment and Climate Change Minister performs opening ceremony read more

Election fever at Kelso

Results are in for high school's first Pupil Parliament read more


Warm to winter

Scottish Borders Council is prepared to tackle the most extreme weather and is urging residents to plan ahead too read more

Waste and recycling collection calendars

Every household should have received a new calendar read more

More time to have your say on public drinking

Engagement process on proposed new byelaws extended read more

Waste and recycling during extreme weather

What to do if scheduled collections are affected by snow and ice read more

New bridge for Peebles?

We want to hear what you think about the proposed new road crossing read more

Crackdown on benefit cheats

You can help Scottish Borders Council's fraud team catch the culprits read more

Action stations in Galashiels

On-street bus stances introduced as part of the Transport Interchange project read more

Reston rail campaign is gathering speed

Latest news on the campaign to re-establish a train station in the Berwickshire village read more

Granting more local wishes

Youth Chex awards more than £9,000 to eight local projects read more

Fit and healthy new funding

Youth Chex Health and Wellbeing fund launched thanks to £3,000 from Borders Council read more

Tom reads the way

Talented Borders poet and writer is appointed as Reader in Residence read more

Rites of Passage

New exhibition at Hawick Museum explores birth, marriage and death read more