Scottish Borders



Housing association invests in local economy with Duns development

The final phase of Berwickshire Housing Association’s new Todlaw development in Duns has now b ...

Published 20 January 2020

Contractors appointed to Borders affordable housing projects

Scottish Borders Housing Association (SBHA) is to start work on three new sites later this winter as ...

Published 16 January 2020

Stow Station House redevelopment takes step forward

Work is set to begin to bring the Stow Rail Station House back into community use. Hawick builder ...

Published 8 January 2020

Council to examine future options for Peebles High School site

Councillors will be asked to agree an options appraisal for Peebles High School to help decide the l ...

Published 17 December 2019

Video: Council provides update on Peebles High School fire damage

An initial assessment of the fire, smoke and water damage to Peebles High School has taken place and ...

Published 12 December 2019

Green light for extra care housing plan at former Kelso High School

Eildon Housing’s plan to convert the former Kelso High School into 34 extra care flats has gai ...

Published 11 December 2019

Agreement reached in Scottish Borders roads department dispute

Scottish Borders Council has reached an “amicable solution” with the Unite union regardi ...

Published 20 November 2019

Plans submitted for new Coldstream cemetery

A planning application has been submitted for a new cemetery in Coldstream. The application by Sc ...

Published 20 November 2019

Galashiels tapestry visitor attraction’s opening date put back

The opening of a visitors centre in Galashiels which tells the story of Scotland through one of the ...

Published 13 November 2019

Work halted after medical syringes found at Galashiels site

The construction of a new pharmacy in Galashiels ground to a halt last week after medical syringes w ...

Published 17 October 2019

Housing association submits fresh design for Peebles development

Eildon Housing has submitted new plans this week for the redevelopment of Tweedbridge Court in Peebl ...

Published 10 October 2019

Housing association wins planning appeal for Galashiels development

An appeal decision by the Scottish Government will unlock major investment in new homes for Galashie ...

Published 30 September 2019

Council approves Borders care facility investment

Scottish Borders Council has agreed a £2.8 million investment to transform Deanfield Care Home ...

Published 27 September 2019

First new homes take shape at Caerlee Mill

Scottish Borders Council leader Shona Haslam visited the former Caerlee Mill in Innerleithen to see ...

Published 26 September 2019

New ‘state of the art’ flats in Galashiels to address needs of growing elderly population

Eildon Housing has unveiled plans to build up to three Extra Care developments over the next five ye ...

Published 9 September 2019