Scottish Borders



£7.7m funding confirmed for South of Scotland enterprise projects

The Scottish Government has granted funding towards four key enterprise projects which aim to rein ...

Published 19 July 2018

Borders firm wins contract to redevelop museum to local hero Jim Clark

Works to redevelop and expand the Jim Clark Room in Duns will start this summer, with Hawick firm ...

Published 19 June 2018

Borders quarry snapped up by Breedon

Construction materials group Breedon has completed the acquisition of Blinkbonny Quarry (Borders) Li ...

Published 1 June 2018

The Roxburghe Hotel & golf course to undergo £30m refurb after sale to German hotelier

The Roxburghe hotel and golf course, near Kelso in the Scottish Borders has been sold to Düsseldo ...

Published 11 April 2018

Summer start for Jim Clark Room redevelopment

Works to redevelop and expand the Jim Clark Room in Duns will start this summer, Scottish Borders ...

Published 20 March 2018

Hunt on for best new Borders building

The search is on again for the best designed new buildings in the Borders, with the launch of the ...

Published 13 March 2018

Local infrastructure to benefit from Scottish Borders budget plans

Scottish Borders Council has agreed its budget for the year ahead as part of a five-year revenue p ...

Published 21 February 2018

Scottish Borders Council unveils £294m capital investment plan in draft budget

More than £294 million is proposed to be spent on infrastructure throughout the Borders over the ...

Published 13 February 2018

Future visions unveiled for Galashiels and Tweedbank

A series of ambitious ideas to transform Galashiels and Tweedbank and encourage people to come to ...

Published 30 January 2018

Borders bird conservation centre proposals lodged

Plans have been submitted for a conservation and breeding centre for endangered birds in the Scottis ...

Published 15 January 2018

Tweedbank innovation park plans approved

Councillors have agreed to progress plans for an innovation park in Tweedbank to provide modern faci ...

Published 1 December 2017

Hart Builders signs innovative partnership agreement with Eildon Housing Association

An innovative partnership agreement has been signed between Eildon Housing Association and Hart Bu ...

Published 30 November 2017

Shop demolition approved to make way for Great Tapestry of Scotland visitor centre

Scottish Borders Council has approved the demolition of a shop to make way for a permanent home fo ...

Published 28 November 2017

Work begins on two new Borders school facilities

Work has got underway to create a support centre for pupils with complex needs at Galashiels Acade ...

Published 9 November 2017

Milestone as Extra Care Housing partnership submits first planning application

The first step in a £40 million partnership programme to create 150 new extra care housing proper ...

Published 6 October 2017