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One month till Sir Jackie Stewart Classic

Thirlestane Castle has welcomed young Scottish motorsports star, Chloe Grant (16), to test its sprint track with only one month to go before it hosts the Sir Jackie Stewart Classic…
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Sir Jackie Stewart OBE Goodwood Festival of Speed 2019

Sir Jackie Stewart to open Borders Book Festival

Sir Jackie Stewart, OBE, one of the best-loved, most highly regarded names in global sport, will be coming to the Borders Book Festival at Harmony Garden in Melrose on Thursday…
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Borders pupils pioneer tourism metaverse at Great Tapestry of Scotland

The Great Tapestry of Scotland and the award-winning Inspire Learning team at Scottish Borders Council are set to put young people, local stories and technology at the heart of a…
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Enduro Tweed Valley

 EWS Festival Fringe 2022 launches with over 15 events planned in Innerleithen

The Enduro World Series (EWS) Tweed Valley have launched their Festival Fringe programme, encompassing over 15 events between 26th May and 5th June, coinciding with the spectacle of international EWS…
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SSDA Newsletter April

SSDA Newsletter April 2022

“This month we’re really pleased to see our work on Scotland’s Year of Stories come to fruition. We have such a rich cultural heritage that when combined with the fantastic…
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Borders Book Festival 2022

Borders Book Festival Line up Announced

The Borders Book Festival programme has been announced and tickets are now on sale, as organisers prepare to welcome back on stage big names in books; stars of stage and…
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Teams Unveiled for 2022 Tour Series

Reigning champions Ribble Weldtite Pro Cycling and CAMS – Basso, former winners WiV SunGod, and fledgling New Zealand team Global 6 Cycling will be among the 26 teams competing in…
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Hawick is Famously Green

Seen on Vertish Hill Famously Hawick partners, left to right, Matthew Thomson of Hawico, James Fleming of Lovat Mill, Nick Bannerman of Johnstons of Elgin, John Fordyce of The Borders…
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Trimontium museum to get royal opening courtesy of HRH The Duke of Gloucester KG, GCVO, GCStJ - Patron of The Trimontium Trust

Trimontium gets Royal opening

On Thursday 21st April the Trimontium Museum in Melrose will be officially opened by HRH Duke of Gloucester, Patron of the Trimontium Trust with invited guests at the museum. The…
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Spring Fling is back for its 20th year

Artists and makers from the first Spring Fling got together to launch the programme for the 20th annual open studios weekend. The event, set up in the aftermath of the…
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