Scottish Borders



Housing association secures £11m of funding for affordable homes in the Borders

Eildon Housing has secured more than £11 million of affordable housing grant thanks to its ong ...

Published 19 March 2020

£3.2m flood prevention work to begin in Eyemouth

Scottish Water is to begin work on a £3.2 million investment to improve the waste water infras ...

Published 18 March 2020

Keys handed over to Jedburgh campus

Scottish Borders Council has taken possession of the newly completed Jedburgh Grammar Campus followi ...

Published 16 March 2020

Full upfront funding for new schools and care homes agreed in Scottish Borders budget

The money required to deliver three secondary schools, two new care homes and extra investment in ...

Published 28 February 2020

Housing association moves step closer to more Borders Passivhaus homes

Eildon Housing’s plans to deliver more green homes in the Borders moved another step closer th ...

Published 21 February 2020

Wedding bells ring at historic Borders venue after million pound refurbishment

A Scottish Borders castle dating back to the 12th century has been transformed into a wedding and ev ...

Published 6 February 2020

Future vision for Tweedbank presented to councillors

Draft guidance on how the future expansion of Tweedbank should take place is to be presented to coun ...

Published 28 January 2020

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