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borderevents where to go things to do places to see

Established 2002

July - August 2018

The events and information magazine for in and around the Borders

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Welcome to the July/August issue....

Welcome to the Summer issue of borderevents and your handy guide to what’s on in and around the Borders. We have gathered a great selection of events for everyone to enjoy and take part in. Plan ahead and have some fun with family and friends. Remember to mention ‘borderevents’ when attending an event or responding to an advert - it lets the advertisers know their marketing and promotion is working! You can buy tickets for a variety of different events via our box office - either online in the comfort of your own home at any time or by calling 01750 725480. See Page 24 for more details. Follow borderevents on facebook, twitter and instagram and keep up-to-date with events and information Have a great summer and we will be back in September with our next issue

Andrew Lang & Lesley J Wilkinson

Front Cover Picture Credits 1. Battle of Carham re-enactment 2. Joanna Powell exhibition, Flat Cat, Lauder 3. Seashore Safaris, Coldingham 4. Tide Lines, Stowed Out Music Festival, Stow 5. Outdoor Theatre, Lauder & Melrose 6. Massed Pipe Band & Family Fun Day, Floors Castle, Kelso

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Weekly Events 4-5 July Events 6 - 23 Box Office 24 Food & Drink 25 - 27 Where to Go 28 - 31 August Events 32 - 49 Forthcoming Events 50 - 51 Business 52 - 55

Future Magazine Deadline Dates September/October - 10th August November/December - 6th October

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Delve into the hidden gems of this country estate. With attractions, activites, history, heritage & family fun, Ford & Etal Estates really does have something for everybody. Ford & Etal, nearhidden Cornhill-on-Tweed. TD12estate. 4TJ Delve into the gems of this country Tel: 01890 820 338 | activites, Email: tourism@ford-and-etal.co.uk With attractions, history, heritage & family fun, Ford & Etal Estates really does have something for everybody.

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Ford & Etal, near Cornhill-on-Tweed. TD12 4TJ Tel:History 01890 820 338 | Email: tourism@ford-and-etal.co.uk History and activities events, &heritage, heritage, activities &and events,

coffeeshops shops and & tearooms ~ endless things to do www.ford-and-etal.co.uk coffee tearooms ~ endless things to and do &see. see

POP-UP INDOOR MARKETS

At ETAL VILLAGE HALL, TD12 4TN

WEDNESDAYS & THURSDAYS

July and August

LOCAL ARTS, CRAFTS, GIFTS, PRODUCE & MUCH MORE FRESH FISH ON THURSDAYS

OPEN FROM 11am—3pm FREE ENTRY & PARKING Opposite the Lavender Tearooms and next door to the Black Bull

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Weekly Events

Monday

www.nsfborders.co.uk T: 0798 691 4206

9.45am-10.45am - Exercise to Music (High): Church Hall, Earlston 5.30pm-6pm - Fatburn Extreme: St Paul’s Church Hall, Galashiels 6pm-6.30pm – Powerhoop: St Paul’s Church Hall, Galashiels 7pm-8pm – Zumba: Parish Church, Selkirk

Tuesday

10am-11am – Zumba: St Paul’s Church Hall, Galashiels 5pm-5.45pm – Total Toning: Lucy Sanderson Hall, Galashiels 6.30pm-7.30pm – Zumba: Newtown Community Centre

Wednesday

11am-12noon – Exercise to Music (Low): Community Centre, Tweedbank 6pm-7pm – Zumba: Ednam Village Hall, Nr Kelso

Thursday

2.30pm-3.15pm – Zumba Gold: St Peter’s Church, Galashiels 5.30pm-6.20pm – Zumba: Lucy Sanderson Hall, Galashiels * 6.30pm-7.30pm – Zumba: Lucy Sanderson Hall, Galashiels

Friday

9.30am-10.30am – Exercise to Music (High): Traquair Village Hall, Nr Peebles 11.15am-12noon – Legs Bums Tums: Lucy Sanderson Hall, Galashiels 6pm-6.45pm – Boxability: Lucy Sanderson Hall, Galashiels

Here to help and support you with:

Amanda Baitup Royal Bank of Scotland Community Banker E: amanda.baitup@rbs.co.uk T: 077117 64522 @amandabaitup

~ staying safe and secure online ~ making you aware of all of the alternative ways to bank ~ supporting you with community educational events to make you financially fitter Get in touch to find out what I can do for you and your local community. I cover the following areas: TUESDAYS Selkirk Post Office Market Place: 9.30am - 11.30am Hawick CHSS Community Hub: 1pm - 3pm FRIDAYS Jedburgh Royal Legion: 9.30am - 11.30am

(No drop in Selkirk/Hawick/Jedburgh 3/6 july & 14/17 Aug)

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Monday 12.15pm: Newtown Community Wing, Newtown St Boswells (30 min lunchtime Callanetics blitz) 6pm: Barre Concept & 6.45pm Callanetics - Abbey Row Community Centre, Kelso Wednesday 9.45am: Callanetics - Borders Physio Clinic 1.25pm: Berwickshire High School (30 min lunchtime Callanetics Blitz) 5pm: Callanetics - The Tryst, BGH, Melrose Thursday 12pm: Callanetics - Ormiston Institute, Corn Exchange, Melrose 1.25pm: Earlston High School (30 min lunchtime Callanetics Blitz) 6pm: Callanetics - Gattonside Village Hall 7.45pm: Callanetics - Leader Leisure Centre, Lauder Saturday 10am: Callanetics 10.50am: Barre Concept - both at Leader Leisure Centre Lauder.

DUNBAR

CALLANETICS & BARRE CONCEPT CLASSES

Weekly Events

SCOTTISH BORDERS

DROP A DRESS SIZE IN 10 CLASSES! Full body toning, core strengthening and inch loss! • TONE LEGS • LIFT BUTT   • FLATTEN TUMMY   • DEFINE ARMS   • BECOME STRONGER Non impact classes, protective of back and joints and suitable for all ages and ability. Classes across the Borders. BOOK NOW suzi@coresculptuk.co.uk or 07736769697 CoreSculpt UK

1:1 Sessions available

Monday: 7pm - Callanetics - Masonic Lodge, Dunbar Tuesday: 7pm - Callanetics - The Hub, East Links Park, Dunbar Thursday: 6.30pm Callanetics - Spott Village Hall, Spott Saturday: 11.30am Callanetics - The Hub, East Links Park, Dunbar

Booking via suzi@coresculptuk.co.uk 07736769697, find us on Facebook and website www.coresculptuk.co.uk

Weekly Rotary Clubs Meetings Rotary is now 112 years old and the main objective is to give and to serve others. Members are asked to give their time, their leadership, and their business and personal skills to help others.Rotary brings people together through activities and projects, generating community spirit.Rotary takes action both locally and globally. Together we make a difference.

Selkirk: Wednesdays, 6pm - County Hotel. 01750 721233 Duns: Thursdays, 6.30pm - White Swan. 01361 883338 Kelso: Thursdays, 6pm - Cross Keys Hotel. 01835 850266 Melrose: Thursdays, 6pm - Station Hotel. 01896 800335 Eyemouth: Thursdays, 7pm - Eyemouth Golf Club. 018907 71731 Jedburgh: Thursdays, 6pm - Carters Rest. 01450 860267

Please get in touch to have your rotary club meeting listed here

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Summer Surgery Tour 2018 John Lamont MP Friday 6th July 9.00am Ancrum Village Hall 9.45am Lilliesleaf Currie Memorial Hall 10.30am Midlem Village Hall 11.15am Bowden Village Hall 12noon Newtown St Boswells, Community Wing 1.30pm Buccleuch Arms, St Boswells 2.15pm Maxton Village Hall 3.00pm Roxburgh Village Hall 3.30pm Kelso Office, 7 Abbey Court 4.15pm Sprouston Village Hall Saturday 7th July (John only) 9.00am Earlston Parish Church Hall 9.45am Blainslie Village Hall 10.45am Oxton War Memorial Hall 11.30am Lauder Community and Leisure Centre 12.30pm` Newstead Village Hall Saturday 14th July 9.00am Leitholm Village Hall 9.45am Eccles Village Hall 10.30am Ednam Village Hall 11.15am Birgham Village Hall 12noon Duns Southfield Community Centre 1.30pm Swinton Wheatsheaf Hotel 2.15pm Allanton Village Hall 3.00pm Whitsome Ark 4.00pm Preston Village Hall Wednesday 25th July 9.00am Kirkhope Parish Hall 10.00am Ettrick, Boston Memorial Hall 11.00am Cappercleuch, St Mary's Hall 11.45am Yarrow Feus Hall 12.30pm Yarrowford Hall 2.30pm Selkirk Victoria Hall 3.30pm Ashkirk Village Hall Thursday 26th July 9.00am Coldstream Community Centre 9.45am Greenlaw, Fairbairn Hall 10.30am Westruther Village Hall 11.15am Gordon Village Hall 1.30pm Stichill Village Hall 2.15pm Smailholm Village Hall 3.00pm Makerstoun Village Hall Monday 30th July 9.00am Denholm Village Hall 9.45am Bonchester Bridge, William Laidlaw Hall 10.15am Chesters, Southdean Public Hall

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Rachael Hamilton MSP 11.15am Hermitage Village Hall 12.00noon Newcastleton Village Hall 2.00pm Teviothead Village Hall 2.45pm Hawick Office, 25 High Street 3.45pm Wilton Dean Hall 4.30pm Roberton, Forman Memorial Hall 5.15pm Burnfoot Parish Church Hall Tuesday 31st July (John only) 9.00am Macfie Hall, Heriot 9.30am Fountainhall Village Hall 10.00am Stow Town Hall 11.00am Caddonfoot Hall, Clovenfords 11.45am Galashiels Focus Centre 12.30pm Tweedbank Community Centre 2.15pm Darnick Village Hall 2.45pm Melrose Corn Exchange 3.30pm Gattonside Village Hall Wednesday 1st August 9.00am Jedburgh Town Hall 10.00am Oxnam Village Hall 10.45am Edgerston Village Hall 11.30am Glendouglas Community Hall 12.15pm Lanton Village Hall 1.45pm Crailing Lothian Hall 2.15pm Eckford Village Hall 2.45pm Heiton Village Hall 3.30pm Morebattle Institute 4.15pm Yetholm, Wauchope Hall Thursday 2nd August 9.00am Paxton Village Hall 9.45am Hutton Village Hall 10.30am Chirnside Community Centre 11.15am Foulden Village Hall 1.00pm Burnmouth Village Hall 1.45pm Eyemouth Community Centre 3.00pm Coldingham Village Hall 3.45pm St Abbs, Ebba Centre 4.30pm Gavinton Village Hall Friday 3rd August 9.00am Cockburnspath Village Hall 10.00am Cranshaws Village Hall 10.45am Longformacus Village Hall 11.45am Abbey St Bathans Village Hall 12.30pm Grantshouse Village Hall 2.00pm Auchencrow, The Craw Inn 2.45pm Reston Village Hall 3.45pm Ayton Community Hall

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TURNER & SCOTT – THE PAINTER & THE POET

Abbotsford House, Melrose, TD6 9BQ; Present borderevents advert and receive 20% discount. (until 30 Nov) Explore the personal relationship between two of the most famous & influential figures in British History 01896 752043

JOANNA POWELL: PAINTINGS OF MUSICIANS

The Flat Cat Gallery and Coffee Shop, Lauder, TD2 6SR; 9am - 5pm. (Until 31 August) Preview show 1 July. 3pm-5pm with music and songs

St Ronan’s Border Games 14th - 21st July

01578 722808

Kelso Civic Week 15th - 21st July

BORDERS SCULPTURE PARK EXHIBITION

Musselburgh Festival 22nd - 28th July Langholm Common Riding 24th - 29th July Lauder Common Riding 29th July - 4th Aug Coldstream Civic Week 6 - 10 August th

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SUNDAY, JULY 1 THE HIGHWAY RAT ACTIVITY TRAIL

Kielder Castle, Kielder, NE48 1ER; 10am - 5pm. (Until November). Get your Highway Rat activity pack before you begin from Kielder Castle Café for £3. The latest Julia Donaldson book to be brought to life on our forest trails. Fun activities! Open 7 days

Mellerstain House, Gordon, TD3 6LG; 11am - 5pm. Friday-Monday: 11am-5pm (Until 1st October). 2018 Sculptor is Hilary Jack with four site-specific works in the landscape ‘The Messenger’. 01573 410225

SEASHORE SAFARI, WITH THE MARINE RANGERS

Coldingham Sands, Coldingham, TD14 5PA; 10am - 12pm. Adults £3, Children £2. An exciting exploration of our seashores, discovering the amazing rockpool creatures and plants. You may get wet!! 01890 752509

01434 250209

BUGHTRIG OPEN GARDEN

Bughtrig, Leitholm; 11am - 5pm. Adult £4, children £1. Plants for sale. Traditional hedged garden with an interesting combination of sculpture, herbaceous plants, shrubs, annuals & fruit. Garden open daily

until 1st Sept. 01890 840777

Scottish Borders Business Gateway Ambitious young company or already well established, we can offer you a range of professional services designed to help take your business forward. Everything from mentoring, peer support and networking opportunities, to market research, financial planning and recruitment and training. We also run a programme of local workshops and events - see individual listings for further details.

House open 1st -29th July 12noon - 5pm (last entry 4pm)

To find out more or get help with developing your business -

01835 818 315 www.bgateway.com/scottish-borders

Jedburgh TD8 6UF www.monteviot.com

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July Events

DATES FOR COMMON RIDINGS AND TOWN FESTIVALS


July Events

MORNING WORSHIP

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 11am - 12:30pm. Free - all welcome. Family worship, gospel preaching and Sunday School for the kids. Afternoon Bible Class 1.30pm.

OLD MELROSE MONASTIC WALK

0754 258 9322

Old Melrose Furniture Studio/Tearoom , Melrose, TD6 9DF; 1:30pm - 3:30pm. £2, children free. No booking required. A guided walk through 2000 years of history including the site of the original Melrose monastery. All welcome. 01835 82283

ARCHERY AT BOWHILL

ROXBURGHE ATC

Bowhill House and Country Estate, Selkirk, TD7 5ET; 11am - 3pm. From £3. Come along and try archery with Barons Folly Archers - whether you are an expert or more of a Robin Hood wannabe!

01750 22204

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Membership is open to all from age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

POP UP INDOOR MARKET

RAG BAG MORRIS DANCE OUT IN BELFORD

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. A free indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

01835 823468

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM

Thirlestane Castle, Lauder, TD2 6RU; 6pm. Adult £14, Child/concs £8, Family (2 Adults, 2 children) £40 (+ booking fee). Outdoor Theatre - Please bring low-backed seating or a rug to sit on and suitable clothing for all weather! Tickets: www.

The Blue Bell Hotel, Belford, NE70 7NE; 7:30pm 8:30pm. free. Rag Bag Morris dance at various pubs & other venues in the region until August

01890 818073

TUESDAY, JULY 3 MARKET IN PAXTON HOUSE MARQUEE

Paxton House, Gallery and Country Park, Paxton, TD15 1SZ; 10am - 3pm. free to visit the market. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

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Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

MONDAY, JULY 2

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

REIKI IN SELKIRK WITH ELLEN

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; Reiki can help you to feel more positive, brighter and forward looking and bring some vitality back into your life

Call for an appointment: 01750 82220 or 07762 965 458 BEACH WEEK (UNTIL 6 JULY)

9:30am - 12pm. Join the Rangers for the St. Abbs and Eyemouth Voluntary Marine Reserve for a week of cleaning up the Reserve’s shores. 018907 52509

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

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Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 5:15pm 6:20pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

LBS & OZS–ACHIEVE HEALTHY WEIGHTLOSS

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; 6pm 7pm. £99 for 12 weeks incl folder & recipes. Learn which foods boost energy, burn fat & lose inches. Techniques to re-shape Body & Mind in 2018.

01750 778704 or 07773 634884

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

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THURSDAY, JULY 5

YOGA

BRICKS 4 KIDS - STAR WARS/SPACE

The Yoga Mill, Galashiels, TD1 3AF; Pre-school family yoga for Under 5s: 11am-11.45am. Yoga for Pregnancy: 12-1pm. Call for full details

07960 566 556

National Mining Museum Scotland, Newtongrange, EH22 4QN; 11am - 12pm. £10. Bring the kids along to this amazing LEGO workshop with a Star Wars theme! 0131 663 7519

MENOPAUSE – A CHANGE TOO FAR!

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; 8:30am - 1pm. Ease Hot Flushes, Sweats, Skin Dryness, Lowered Libido, Anxiety & Mood Swings so balance is restored naturally. 01750 778 704 /

07773 634 884

INDEPENDENCE DAY. NATIONAL PARKS AND ART

A7 Art Space, Hawick, TD9 0HH; 10am - 5pm. Admission free (4th - 15th: Wed-Sat). Painter Tina Holley reflects on her residencies in Rocky Mountain National Park &The Petrified Forest. 07919 671808

COFFEE IN THE KIRK

Yetholm Parish Church, Kirk Yetholm; 10:30am 12pm. Donation. All welcome for coffee and chat. Every Wednesday 01573 420231

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

MONTHLY QUIZ

The Fleece Bar and Kitchen, Selkirk, TD7 4BT; 7pm. General knowledge quiz on the first Thursday of the month - all welcome 01750 725501

FERNIEHIRST CASTLE

15th century Border Fortress by Jedburgh Seat of the historic Clan Kerr

July Opening 2018

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 6pm - 7pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

ROXBURGHE ATC

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Membership is open to all from age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

CURFEW RUN AND CURFEW FUN RUN

Berwick Barracks, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 1DF; 7:30pm. Curfew Run (13+ years) £6; Fun Run (12 yrs and under, families and fun runners) Adults £6, Children £3. Traditional 1.28 mile Curfew Run and Fun Run takes place around the historic Elizabethan town walls

01750 725480

Tuesdays - Sundays inclusive 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. guided tours only

Castle ~ Clan Kerr Displays ~ Woodland Walk Ample Car Parking www.clankerr.co.uk

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WEDNESDAY, JULY 4


July Events

MUSIC AT MELLERSTAIN

Mellerstain House, Gordon, TD3 6LG; 7pm. £17.50/£13.50 from 01835 864153. Charlotte Ashton (flute) and pianist playing Bach Bartok, Handel and more. Book for light supper after with the artists

LAUDERDALE COMMUNITY CHOIR

Lauder Public Hall, Lauder; 7:30pm - 9pm. Rehearsals £3 per week (annual membership £15). If you love to sing please come and join this enthusiastic and friendly choir. No auditions and no need to read music. 07733 448110

SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING FOR FUN

Foulden Village Hall, Foulden; 7:30pm - 9:30pm. £3/ night. Weekly until 6th September 01289 386 332

TRADITIONAL MUSIC SESSION

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8:30pm - 11pm. free. Scottish tunes session; all welcome to join in or simply enjoy the music 01573 228769

FRIDAY, JULY 6 ST ABBS MARKET

The Ebba Centre, St Abbs, TD14 5PL; 10am - 4pm. A free indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

FRIDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 7pm. Lively music, worship & bible study. Friday nights usually follow a series in a specific book in the Bible. All welcome 0754 258 9322

KELSO FOLK AND LIVE MUSIC CLUB

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8pm - 10:30pm. free. Acoustic music & song, both traditional & contemporary in a cabaret-style setting. Performers and audience welcome 01573 228 769

QUIZ NIGHT

Quins Restaurant, Galashiels, TD1 3AD; 8pm. £10/ team includes supper. First Friday of every month. Proceeds to charity - all welcome. 01896 757004

EARLSTON CIVIC WEEK CONCERT: SCOCHA Earlston Rugby Club, Earlston, TD4 6DG; 8pm. £12.50 + bf. Live folk ‘n’ roll from Hawick band, ‘Scocha’ Tickets: www.borderevents.com or

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FAMILY AND DOG FUN DAY

Wilton Lodge Park, Hawick, TD9 7LJ; 11am - 3pm. Entertainment includes Les Amis D’Onno dog display team, ‘have a go’ dog agility, dog training demonstrations & more

SATURDAY, JULY 7 AGES OF WONDER, ETCHINGS FROM RSA

Biggar and Upper Clydesdale Museum, Biggar, ML12 6DH; (7 July - 29 Sept) A Touring exhibition of etchings from The Royal Scottish Academy.

01899 221050

LIVING HISTORY AND BATTLE RE-ENACTMENT WEEKEND

Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th July To commemorate the 1000th anniversary of the Battle of Carham and will be held at CARHAM, on the B6350 road (TD12 4RW) Further information: t: 01890 820501 e: clive@hallam-baker.com www.carham1018.org.uk The Carham 1018 Society

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Carham, Near Coldstream, TD12 4RW; This will be a major event to commemorate the 1000th anniversary of the Battle of Carham

MARKET IN THE BARN AT BEAL

The Barn at Beal, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 2PB; 10am - 2:30pm. free. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

EILDON RAMBLERS WALKING GROUP

10am. £3.25 monthly Ramblers membership - first 3 walks membership not required. Walks range from 6 -14 miles, average 8 miles. New walkers welcome. ‘Fun, friendship and fresh air’ is our motto

Pre-registration essential - email walks@ eildonramblers.org.uk HEALING SUPPORT GROUP

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 1pm - 5pm. All sessions and refreshments are free of charge. Relax, revive, enjoy. Support your own natural energy with the help of the Healing Support Group. No appointment needed 07724 771081

MORNING WORSHIP

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 11am - 12:30pm. Free - all welcome. Family worship, gospel preaching and Sunday School for the kids. Afternoon Bible Class 1.30pm.

0754 258 9322

POP UP INDOOR MARKET

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. A free indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more

YETHOLM VILLAGE GARDENS OPEN AFTERNOON

1pm - 5:30pm. Entry £5. Cream Teas, Local Craft Stalls, Plants on sale and much more - everyone welcome

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

01835 823468

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

01835 823468

INDIAN HEAD MASSAGE WORKSHOP

The Yoga Mill, Galashiels, TD1 3AF; 2pm - 5pm. £40. Develop The Hands on Skills which will enable you to give friends and family a relaxing treatment. Hand Outs included. 0791 490 5417

SUNDAY, JULY 8 RE-ENACTMENT AND LIVING HISTORY WEEKEND

Carham, Near Coldstream, TD12 4RW; This will be a major event to commemorate the 1000th anniversary of the Battle of Carham

BRUNCH WITH BVAC

Milestone Garden & Leisure Centre, Newtown St Boswells, TD6 0PL; 10am - 12pm. Vintage & Classic car owners & enthusiasts get together to share experiences & technical know-how. 01573 450247

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RE-ENACTMENT AND LIVING HISTORY WEEKEND


July Events

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

MONDAY, JULY 9 REIKI IN SELKIRK WITH ELLEN

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; Reiki can help you to feel more positive, brighter and forward looking and bring some vitality back into your life

Call for an appointment: 01750 82220 or 07762 965 458

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

SEASHORE SAFARI WITH THE MARINE RANGERS

4:30pm - 6:30pm. Adults £3, Children £2. An exciting exploration of the seashore to discover Rockpool creatures and plants living on our coast. You may get wet! 018907 52509

ROXBURGHE ATC

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Membership is open to all from age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

TUESDAY, JULY 10 MARKET IN PAXTON HOUSE MARQUEE

Paxton House, Gallery and Country Park, Paxton, TD15 1SZ; 10am - 3pm. free to visit the market. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 5:15pm 6:20pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

LBS & OZS–ACHIEVE HEALTHY WEIGHTLOSS

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; 6pm 7pm. £99 for 12 weeks incl folder & recipes. Learn which foods boost energy, burn fat & lose inches. Techniques to re-shape Body & Mind in 2018.

01750 778704 or 07773 634884

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

RAG BAG MORRIS DANCE AT ST ABBS QUAYSIDE

The Quayside, St Abbs; 7:30pm - 8:30pm. free. Rag Bag Morris dance at various pubs & other venues in the region until August 01890 818073

WEDNESDAY, JULY 11 YOGA

The Yoga Mill, Galashiels, TD1 3AF; Pre-school family yoga for Under 5s: 11am-11.45am. Yoga for Pregnancy: 12-1pm. Call for full details

07960 566 556

Achieve Healthy Weightloss 12 week Summer Special £99!

Exercise Audit, Cravings, Food Guide, Eating Out, Emotional Eating

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Towermill, Heart of Hawick, Hawick, TD9 0AE; 10am - 1pm. This workshop shows you how to create a robust business plan 01835 818 315

COFFEE IN THE KIRK

Yetholm Parish Church, Kirk Yetholm; 10:30am 12pm. Donation. All welcome for coffee and chat. Every Wednesday 01573 420231

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 6pm - 7pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

ROXBURGHE ATC

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Membership is open to all from age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

July Events

BUSINESS START UP: BUSINESS PLANNING

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

LAUDERDALE COMMUNITY CHOIR

Lauder Public Hall, Lauder; 7:30pm - 9pm. Rehearsals £3 per week (annual membership £15). If you love to sing please come and join this enthusiastic and friendly choir. No auditions and no need to read music. 07733 448110

SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING FOR FUN

Foulden Village Hall, Foulden; 7:30pm - 9:30pm. £3/ night. Weekly until 6th September 01289 386 332

BLACKADDER II - THE SNAKE BITES BACK!

The Guild Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 1BN; 7:30pm - 10pm. £10. Berwick Operatic Society are back with further episodes from the popular BBC TV series! Email: berwickopera@yahoo.co.uk

CERA IMPALA AND THE NEW PROHIBITION

THURSDAY, JULY 12 DIGITALBOOST: DIGITAL MARKETING STRATEGY

Galashiels Transport Interchange, Galashiels, TD1 1BY; 10am - 1pm. Digital marketing can deliver real world business growth, this workshop will show you a practical strategy for success 01835 818 315

The Hippodrome, Eyemouth, TD14 5HT; 8pm 10pm. £11, £13. An eclectic mix of jazz, folk, swing and Americana with fine vocals, banjo, ukulele, fiddle and bass. 01890 750099

TRADITIONAL MUSIC SESSION

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8:30pm - 11pm. free. Scottish tunes session; all welcome to join in or simply enjoy the music 01573 228769

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FUNK LEGEND JESSE RAE: ALBUM LAUNCH

FRIDAY, JULY 13 ST ABBS MARKET

The Ebba Centre, St Abbs, TD14 5PL; 10am - 4pm. A free indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more

www.st-abbs-market.com

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

TAPAS NIGHT

The Jammy Coo Gallery & Coffee Shop, Lilliesleaf, TD6 9JB; 6:30pm. Bring your own bottle - booking essential 01835 870537

Towermill, Heart of Hawick, Hawick, TD9 0AE; 5.30- 6.30pm: Youth Show. ‘The Thistle’ ‘live’ Music Video Show. Free . 7pm: ‘Live’ Songwriting with The Space Cadets in Las Vegas & multi Grammy Producer Jimmy Douglass in Miami. £10

01450 360688

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM AT ABBOTSFORD

Abbotsford House, Melrose, TD6 9BQ; 7pm 9:30pm. Adults £14 / Friends £12.60 / Concessions & Under 17s £12. Bring a picnic and enjoy an outdoor performance of Shakespeare’s comic tale with The Three Inch Fools. 01896 752043

FRIDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 7pm. Lively music, worship & bible study. Friday nights usually follow a series in a specific book in the Bible. All welcome 0754 258 9322

BLACKADDER II - THE SNAKE BITES BACK!

The Guild Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 1BN; 7:30pm - 10pm. £10. Berwick Operatic Society are back with further episodes from the popular BBC TV series! Email: berwickopera@yahoo.co.uk

MUSIC: ACOUSTIC GALLACHER

Mac Arts Centre, Galashiels, TD1 1SP; 7:30pm. £10 + bf. Celebrating the song and writing of Noel Gallagher. Playing classics and B-sides from Oasis and High Flying Birds Tickets: www.

borderevents.com or call 01750 725480 KELSO FOLK AND LIVE MUSIC CLUB

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8pm - 10:30pm. free. Acoustic music & song, both traditional & contemporary in a cabaret-style setting. Performers and audience welcome 01573 228 769

SATURDAY, JULY 14 DALKEITH AGRICULTURAL SHOW

Dalkeith Country Park, Dalkeith, EH22 2NA; 8am. Cattle, sheep, trade stands, handiwork and much more

Saturday 14th July from 8am

Dalkeith Country Park, Dalkeith EH22 2NA cattle ~ sheep ~ trade stands ~ handiwork and much more

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The Barn at Beal, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 2PB; 10am - 2:30pm. free. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts & much more.

CORNUCOPIA BAZAAR

The Cornucopia Room, Hawick, TD9 9EA; 11am 4pm. July 14–28; daily. Rugs, Books & Jewellery. Talks and craft demonstrations and more

01450 379933

SUNDAY, JULY 15 MORNING WORSHIP

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 11am - 12:30pm. Free - all welcome. Family worship, gospel preaching and Sunday School for the kids. Afternoon Bible Class 1.30pm.

0754 258 9322

A DOGS’ DAY OUT AT TRAQUAIR

DOUBLE BOOK LAUNCH BY LOCAL AUTHORS

Old Gala House, Galashiels, TD1 3JS; 2pm - 4pm. Local writers with new books and others for Words for the Wounded. Children can make pictures to support the charity. 01896 822013

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

01835 823468

BLACKADDER II - THE SNAKE BITES BACK!

The Guild Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 1BN; 7:30pm - 10pm. £10. Berwick Operatic Society are back with further episodes from the popular BBC TV series! Email: berwickopera@yahoo.co.uk

Traquair House, Innerleithen, EH44 6PW; 11am - 5pm. TBC. A day out for dogs and their owners. Bring your dog along for some fun activities, competitions, displays and demos 01896 830323

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

01835 823468

SPITTAL AFTERNOON TEA IN THE PARK

2pm - 5pm. Free entry. A family afternoon of fun and entertainment with music, children’s games, refreshments etc. 01289 331994

Saving water in the Borders? Really?

01750 725480

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MONDAY, JULY 16

TUESDAY, JULY 17

COUNTRYSIDE EXHIBITION

MARKET IN PAXTON HOUSE MARQUEE

REIKI IN SELKIRK WITH ELLEN

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

St Andrew’s Church, Kelso; Entry free but donations welcome. (16-21 July) 10.30am-4pm (and 5.30pm7.30pm Friday only). Sat: 10.30am-11.30am and 1.30pm-4pm. All welcome Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; Reiki can help you to feel more positive, brighter and forward looking and bring some vitality back into your life

Call for an appointment: 01750 82220 or 07762 965 458 SEASHORE SAFARI WITH THE MARINE RANGERS

10am - 12pm. Adults £3, Children £2 - Meet at the slipway opposite Eyemouth Swimming Pool. An exciting exploration of the seashore to discover rockpool creatures and plants living on our coast. You may get wet! 01890 752509

FREE WATER EFFICIENCY PACKS

10am - 4pm. (16-21 July). High Street, Peebles. Make small changes today and start saving water, energy and money 0808 808 2282

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

ROXBURGHE ATC

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Membership is open to all from age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

.... for all your beauty needs beauty, hair and much more evening appointments and gift vouchers available Call: 01578 722 727

Borders Body & Mind Ltd, Edinburgh Rd, Lauder

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Paxton House, Gallery and Country Park, Paxton, TD15 1SZ; 10am - 3pm. free to visit the market. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more. Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 5:15pm 6:20pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

LBS & OZS–ACHIEVE HEALTHY WEIGHTLOSS

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; 6pm 7pm. £99 for 12 weeks incl folder & recipes. Learn which foods boost energy, burn fat & lose inches. Techniques to re-shape Body & Mind in 2018.

01750 778704 or 07773 634884

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

RAG BAG MORRIS DANCE OUT AT ETAL

The Black Bull, Etal, TD12 4TL; 7:30pm - 8:30pm. free. Rag Bag Morris dance at various pubs & other venues in the region until August 01890 818073

WEDNESDAY, JULY 18 YOGA

The Yoga Mill, Galashiels, TD1 3AF; Pre-school family yoga for Under 5s: 11am-11.45am. Yoga for Pregnancy: 12-1pm. Call for full details

07960 566 556

BUSINESS START UP: MARKETING

Towermill, Heart of Hawick, Hawick, TD9 0AE; 10am - 1pm. This workshop aims to help you identify your customers, understand competitors and plan an effective marketing strategy 01835 818 315

TRAVELS: PAINTINGS AND PHOTOGRAPHY A7 Art Space, Hawick, TD9 0HH; 10am - 5pm. Admission free (until 5 August). The photography of traveller C.L. Booth and watercolour painter Tina Holley. Europe and beyond. Wednesdays to Saturdays 07919 671808

01750 725480


Yetholm Parish Church, Kirk Yetholm; 10:30am 12pm. Donation. All welcome for coffee and chat. Every Wednesday 01573 420231

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

LAUDERDALE COMMUNITY CHOIR

Lauder Public Hall, Lauder; 7:30pm - 9pm. Rehearsals £3 per week (annual membership £15). If you love to sing please come and join this enthusiastic and friendly choir. No auditions and no need to read music. 07733 448110

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 6pm - 7pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING FOR FUN

ROXBURGHE ATC

TRADITIONAL MUSIC SESSION

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Membership is open to all from age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

HAZEYJANE

The Hippodrome, Eyemouth, TD14 5HT; 8pm 10pm. £11, £13. Mellow and melodic music with percussion, vocals and guitar 01890 750099

Foulden Village Hall, Foulden; 7:30pm - 9:30pm. £3/ night. Weekly until 6th September 01289 386 332 Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8:30pm - 11pm. free. Scottish tunes session; all welcome to join in or simply enjoy the music 01573 228769

FLAT CAT GALLERY and Coffee shop

‘Paintings of Musicians’ by Joanna Powell

THURSDAY, JULY 19 DIGITALBOOST: CREATING DIGITAL CONTENT

Galashiels Transport Interchange, Galashiels, TD1 1BY; 10am - 1pm. Learn to understand, source and measure content 01835 818 315

BRICKS 4 KIDS - LEGO CITY BUILDERS

National Mining Museum Scotland, Newtongrange, EH22 4QN; 11am - 12pm. £10. Bring the kids along to this amazing LEGO City Builders Workshop!

0131 663 7519

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

July 1st - August 31st Open 7 days

2 Market Place, Lauder TD2 6SR

Tel: 01578 722808 www.flatcatgallery.co.uk

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FRIDAY, JULY 20 ST ABBS MARKET

The Ebba Centre, St Abbs, TD14 5PL; 10am - 4pm. A free indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more www.st-

abbs-market.com

SATURDAY, JULY 21 MARKET IN THE BARN AT BEAL

The Barn at Beal, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 2PB; 10am - 2:30pm. free. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

EILDON RAMBLERS WALKING GROUP

FRIDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY

Pre-registration essential - email walks@ eildonramblers.org.uk

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559 Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 7pm. Lively music, worship & bible study. Friday nights usually follow a series in a specific book in the Bible. All welcome 0754 258 9322

FEES ROS: THE CEILIDH TRAIL

10am. £3.25 monthly Ramblers membership - first 3 walks membership not required. Walks range from 6 -14 miles, average 8 miles. New walkers welcome. ‘Fun, friendship and fresh air’ is our motto

CLAY PIGEON SHOOT

The Roxburghe Shooting School of Excellence, TD5 8JZ; 11am - 1:30pm. £28. Kelso Civic Week Roxburghe Cup Clay Pigeon Shooting 70 Bird Competition 07798 884643

St Cuthbert’s Church, Norham, TD15 2LF; 7pm. £7; U16s Free. An evening of traditional Scottish music performed by very talented young musicians

ST ABBS GALA AND FAMILY FUNDAY

TANNARA

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

0774 513 0987

Eyemouth Golf Club, Eyemouth, TD14 5SF; 8pm 10pm. £11.00 £13.00. A welcome return visit from this ever popular, multi instrumental band with new work from their latest album. 01890 750099

1pm - 4pm. Fundraiser and great day out. Everyone welcome 01890 771 365

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

01835 823468

KELSO FOLK AND LIVE MUSIC CLUB

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8pm - 10:30pm. free. Acoustic music & song, both traditional & contemporary in a cabaret-style setting. Performers and audience welcome 01573 228 769

REIKI SELKIRK

For your health and well-being Introductory mini-sessions available

MORNING WORSHIP

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 11am - 12:30pm. Free - all welcome. Family worship, gospel preaching and Sunday School for the kids. Afternoon Bible Class 1.30pm.

0754 258 932

POP UP INDOOR MARKET

For more information or to book an appointment

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. A free indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more

Call Ellen 01750 82220

COLDINGHAM GALA & COUNTRY FAYRE

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12pm - 5:30pm. Entry Fees: Adults £3, Child/concs £1.50, Family of four £7.00. Under 5s free.. Family entertainment: Funfair, classic cars, carboot, crafts, food stalls, beer tent, FREE kids activities

018907 71817

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RAG BAG DANCE AT THE GLENDALE FESTIVAL

Wooler Town Centre, Wooler, NE71 6BL; 12:30pm 1pm. free. Rag Bag Morris dance at various pubs & other venues in the region until August

01890 818073

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

TUESDAY SUMMER POP-UP MARKETS July & August 2018

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome 01835

823468

HYMNS WITH PIMMS

St Andrew’s Church, Kelso; 5pm. Everyone welcome! 01573 224163

MONDAY, JULY 23 REIKI IN SELKIRK WITH ELLEN

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; Reiki can help you to feel more positive, brighter and forward looking and bring some vitality back into your life

At PAXTON HOUSE in the lawn marquee

Paxton, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 1SZ

Call for an appointment: 01750 82220 or 07762 965 458

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

ROXBURGHE ATC

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Membership is open to all from age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

TUESDAY, JULY 24 FOOD INTOLERANCE TESTING

LOCAL ARTS, CRAFTS, GIFTS, & MUCH MORE FREE ENTRY TO THE MARKET Market opens at 10am—3pm

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; 8:30am - 6pm. Are you Tired, Bloated, Depressed, Fuzzy Brained? To increase your energy levels & feel better, give me a call. 01750 778 704 /

House & gardens open 10am—5pm

MARKET IN PAXTON HOUSE MARQUEE

Enjoy a tea, coffee or a bite to eat

07773 634 884

Paxton House, Gallery and Country Park, Paxton, TD15 1SZ; 10am - 3pm. free to visit the market. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

01750 725480

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YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

LBS & OZS–ACHIEVE HEALTHY WEIGHTLOSS

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651 Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 5:15pm 6:20pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; 6pm 7pm. £99 for 12 weeks incl folder & recipes. Learn which foods boost energy, burn fat & lose inches. Techniques to re-shape Body & Mind in 2018.

01750 778704 or 07773 634884

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559 Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 6pm - 7pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

SOUTER QUILTERS

Argus Centre, Selkirk, TD7 4EP; 7pm - 9pm. £3 per night for non members. Come along and join us for tea/coffee and chat at our informal summer sewing night. 01750 217632

ROXBURGHE ATC

Holy Island, Lindisfarne, TD15 2SE; 7:30pm 8:30pm. free. Rag Bag Morris dance at various pubs & other venues in the region until August

01890 818073

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Membership is open to all from age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

WEDNESDAY, JULY 25

THURSDAY, JULY 26

YOGA

HOT STONE FUSION: INDULGE YOUR BODY

RAG BAG MORRIS AT LINDISFARNE

The Yoga Mill, Galashiels, TD1 3AF; Pre-school family yoga for Under 5s: 11am-11.45am. Yoga for Pregnancy: 12-1pm. Call for full details

07960 566 556

COFFEE IN THE KIRK

Yetholm Parish Church, Kirk Yetholm; 10:30am 12pm. Donation. All welcome for coffee and chat. Every Wednesday 01573 420231

ROMAN (W) RITING! Try your hand at ... ... ‘Three Hills’ Heritage Centre Market Square, Melrose TD6 9PN

From 2 April 10.30am-4.30pm: Mon-Sat

A Roman HQ: £2 adult, £1 student; £5 family

Guided walk to Vast Newstead Site Tuesdays & Thursdays 1.30pm-5.30pm

(inc tea/juice) £4 adult, £1 student, £10 family ENJOY THE GEMS & SILVER HOARD Tel: 01896 822651 www.trimontium.org.uk

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Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; 9:30am 7pm. Create a space haven in your diary! Hot Stone Fusion is the Ultimate for heat & massage, deep, slow, rhythmic unwinding. 01750 778 704 /

07773 634 884

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

01750 725480


Lauder Public Hall, Lauder; 7:30pm - 9pm. Rehearsals £3 per week (annual membership £15). If you love to sing please come and join this enthusiastic and friendly choir. No auditions and no need to read music. 07733 448110

SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING FOR FUN

Foulden Village Hall, Foulden; 7:30pm - 9:30pm. £3/ night. Weekly until 6th September 01289 386 332

TRADITIONAL MUSIC SESSION

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8:30pm - 11pm. free. Scottish tunes session; all welcome to join in or simply enjoy the music 01573 228769

FRIDAY, JULY 27 ST ABBS MARKET

The Ebba Centre, St Abbs, TD14 5PL; 10am - 4pm. A free indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more

www.st-abbs-market.com

BORDER UNION SHOW (KELSO SHOW)

Springwood Park, Kelso; 9am. Friday: Equine classes, trade stands, food fair, arts & crafts. (see advert on page 30) 01578 224188

www.buas.org

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

SATURDAY, JULY 28 BORDER UNION SHOW (KELSO SHOW)

Springwood Park, Kelso; 9am. Saturday: Livestock classes, children’s entertainment, trade stands, food fair, arts & crafts. (see advert on page 30)

01578 224188 www.buas.org

MARKET IN THE BARN AT BEAL

The Barn at Beal, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 2PB; 10am - 2:30pm. free. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

CIVIL WAR RE-ENACTMENT WEEKEND

Thirlestane Castle, Lauder, TD2 6RU; 10am - 4pm. Adult £8, Concs £6.50, Child £3.50, Family (2 Adults, 3 Children) £20 (+ booking fee). The oldest re-enactment society, the Sealed Knot, brings to life the history of Scotland’s involvement in the Civil Wars Tickets: www.borderevents.com or call

01750 725480

JUMP IN TO YOUR MARINE RESERVE

The Hippodrome, Eyemouth, TD14 5HT; 10am 4:30pm. Free. Daily 28 July - 5th August. Come along, get interactive and find out all the amazing underwater facts about our coastal creatures and plants. 01890 752509

ST. ABBS MARKET at the Ebba Centre, Brierylaw, St Abbs TD14 5PQ

EVERY FRIDAY

Easter - December

FRIDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 7pm. Lively music, worship & bible study. Friday nights usually follow a series in a specific book in the Bible. All welcome 0754 258 9322

AMYTHYST KIAH AT STRING JAM CLUB

The County Hotel Selkirk, Selkirk, TD7 4BZ; 7:30pm - 11pm. £12. Superb Southern Gothic American roots artist from Tennessee, who will “remind you what it is to love live music.” 01750 721233

KELSO FOLK AND LIVE MUSIC CLUB

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8pm - 10:30pm. free. Acoustic music & song, both traditional & contemporary in a cabaret-style setting. Performers and audience welcome 01573 228 769

Call 01750 72540 to advertise 01750 725480

LOCAL PRODUCE, CRAFTS, ART, GIFTS & MUCH MORE COSY CAFE

Friday Market Opening times Easter - October 10am - 4pm November - December 10am - 3pm Check our website for a list of stalls, events & pop-up dates

www.st-abbs-market.com

Follow us on Facebook marketatStAbbs or Twitter@StAbbsMarket

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July Events

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July Events

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

01835 823468

EVENING ALPACA STROLL & PICNIC

Beirhope Alpacas, Hownam, Near Kelso, TD5 8AP; 7.30pm. Two people sharing one Alpaca - bring along your picnic and fizz, we’ll provide hot drinks and marshmallows to toast by the fire. We’ll stop mid trek for a drink and enjoy views. £25 for 2.

Booking essential: 01573 440631

SUNDAY, JULY 29 CIVIL WAR RE-ENACTMENT WEEKEND

Thirlestane Castle, Lauder, TD2 6RU; 10am - 4pm. Adult £8, Concs £6.50, Child £3.50, Family (2 Adults, 3 Children) £20 (+ booking fee). The oldest re-enactment society, the Sealed Knot, brings to life the history of Scotland’s involvement in the Civil Wars Tickets: www.borderevents.com or call

01750 725480

MORNING WORSHIP

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 11am - 12:30pm. Free - all welcome. Family worship, gospel preaching and Sunday School for the kids. Afternoon Bible Class 1.30pm.

0754 258 9322

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

01835 823468

MONDAY, JULY 30 REIKI IN SELKIRK WITH ELLEN

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; Reiki can help you to feel more positive, brighter and forward looking and bring some vitality back into your life

Call for an appointment: 01750 82220 or 07762 965 458 SEASHORE SAFARI WITH THE MARINE RANGERS

Coldingham Sands, Coldingham, TD14 5PA; 10am - 12pm. Adults £3, Children £2. An exciting exploration of the seashore to discover rockpool creatures and plants living on our coast. You may get wet! 01890 752509

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

ROXBURGHE ATC

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Membership is open to all from age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

TUESDAY, JULY 31 MARKET IN PAXTON HOUSE MARQUEE

Paxton House, Gallery and Country Park, Paxton, TD15 1SZ; 10am - 3pm. free to visit the market. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

AFTERNOON TEA AT THE JAMMY COO

The Jammy Coo Gallery & Coffee Shop, Lilliesleaf, TD6 9JB; 2pm - 5pm. Come along and have a delicious high tea with home baking. Call to book!

01835 870537

Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

Self Tours every Saturday & Sunday between 2pm and 4pm Feed available from vending machines The Holmes St Boswells, Melrose TD6 0EL Follow us on fb: scottishbordersdonkeysanctuary www.donkeyheaven.org Tel: 01835 823468

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July Events

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 5:15pm 6:20pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

LBS & OZS–ACHIEVE HEALTHY WEIGHTLOSS

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; 6pm 7pm. £99 for 12 weeks incl folder & recipes. Learn which foods boost energy, burn fat & lose inches. Techniques to re-shape Body & Mind in 2018.

01750 778704 or 07773 634884

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

RAG BAG MORRIS DANCE, PERCY ARMS CHATTON

Percy Arms Hotel, Chatton, NE66 5PS; 7:30pm 8:30pm. free. Rag Bag Morris dance at various pubs & other venues in the region until August

01890 818073

Support Marie Curie in the Scottish Borders

Join a local fundraising group Become a Community Ambassador in your local area Take home a collection box Organise your own event Run, swim or walk in aid of Marie Curie

Marie Curie provides care and support for patients and their families living with ANY terminal illness. To speak to a trained advisor call our support line on 0800 090 2309 (9am-5pm, Monday-Friday) or visit our website www.mariecure.org.uk/help Angela.Davidson.3@mariecurie.org.uk

01750 725480

Reg. Charity No. SCO 38731 & 207994

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borderevents boxoffice Buy your tickets today for... Various Bowhill Events throughout the year - check diary pages 28th June: MUSIC The Danberrys, The Haining, Selkirk 1st July: OUTDOOR THEATRE A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Thirlestane Castle 6th July: MUSIC Scocha, Earlston Rugby Club 13th July: MUSIC Acoustic Gallacher, MacArts, Galashiels 28th/29th July: Civil War Re-enactment Weekend, Thirlestane Castle 5th August: THEATRE Far, Far from Ypres, Victoria Halls, Selkirk 10th /11th August: MUSIC Stowed Out Music Festival, Stow 11th August: MUSIC The Big 80s Summer Party, Volunteer Hall, Galashiels 18th August: DANCE Hawick International Dance Festival, Auld Baths 25th August: MUSIC The Dangleberries, Show Field, Newcastleton 31st Aug/1st Sept: MUSIC Kelso Folk Festival 6th Sept: THEATRE NTL Julie, Wauchope Village Hall, Yetholm 22nd September: MUSIC Scocha, Volunteer Hall, Galashiels 27th Sept: THEATRE NTL King Lear, Wauchope Village Hall, Yetholm 6th October: MUSIC AC/DC UK, Volunteer Hall, Galashiels 21st October: SHOW The Borders Wedding Show, Springwood Hall, Kelso 27th October: MUSIC Turin Brakes, MacArts, Galashiels 22rd December: MUSIC Red Hot Chilli Pipers, Hawick

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Food & Drink

BERWICK-UPON-TWEED Ancroft, Berwick-upon-Tweed Tel: 01289 387253 Open all year: Tuesday - Sunday Email: oxfordfarm@btconnect.com

Lunch Specials served 12 - 2.30pm OPEN ALL YEAR: TUESDAY - SUNDAY Traditional Sunday Lunch available Lunch specials served 12noon - 2pm Christmas Hampers ~ Large range of craft essentials Traditional lunch for card Sunday making and scrapavailable booking pick your own raspberries & strawberries at end of June

Ancroft, Berwick-upon-Tweed Tel: 01289 387253 www.oxfordfarmshop.co.uk

ASHKIRK

THE SMIDDY, ASHKIRK RESTAURANT AND BAR Tel: 01750 32242

Meals served all day Saturday & Sunday Tues - Fri from 5pm; Thurs & Fri lunchtime

Eyemouth Haddock & Chips Special on Thursdays Roast Dinner served all day Sunday www.smiddyashkirkrestaurantandbar.co.uk

GALASHIELS

Quins ~ of Galashiels

BAR RESTAURANT COFFEE HOUSE PRIVATE FUNCTION ROOM

Quality fresh food served every day and every night from: 9am - 11pm Charity quiz held on the first Friday of the month at 8pm ~ £10 a team, supper included

follow us on facebook for summer specials and offers quinsofgalashiels

Tel: 01896 757004 23 Market Street, Galashiels TD1 3AD 01750 725480

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Wedding Receptions Garden Parties Corporate Events Themed Events DIY Hire Suppliers of hog, beef, lamb and poultry

Moira Dalgliesh: 0758 171 4071

Premier Spit Roasted Meats

FOOD TO GO BREAKFAST LIGHT LUNCHES TEA & COFFEE COLD DRINKS Golf Course Road, Kelso TD5 7SL Tel: 01573 228 888 Plenty of free parking

www.thejuicymeatco.co.uk

LILLIESLEAF Open: Mon-Thurs 10.30am-4.30pm Friday & Saturday 10.30am-5pm Sunday: 11am-4pm

Light lunches ~ home made soups home baking ~ cakes to order Afternoon tea served on the last Sunday of the month ~ £14.50 pp free wifi

Lilliesleaf ~ Tel: 01835 870537 E: jammycoo@gmail.com

Melrose GREENHOUSE CAFÉ MELROSE

ENJOY OUR LOYALTY SCHEME, SIGN UP TODAY FOR FREE. JUST ASK A MEMBER OF STAFF FOR MORE INFORMATION. SISTER COMPANY OF MILESTONE GARDEN AND LEISURE

OPENING HOURS: 8.00AM - 6.00PM EVERY DAY

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6 BUCCLEUCH ST, MELROSE, ROXBURGHSHIRE TD6 9LD

01750 725480


Lauder’s Bakery!

SELKIRK

Fillin’ Station

now under~ new bread ~ cakes pies ~management filled rolls ~ soup

ordersctaken fresh bread Tel: 01578 722 233 c cakes/traybakes 14 Market Place, Lauder TD2filled 6SR c hot/cold rolls c scotch/steak pies c sausage rolls c toasties c tea/coffee Having a BBQ? Then remember to order your rolls!

Open Monday - Friday: 6.30am - 2.30pm

Daily specials, baked potatoes, soups, hot filled rolls and more

OPEN COMMON RIDING MORNING

Outside and Inside Catering 01750 20466 or 07957 566248

Tel: 01578 722 233 14 Market Place, Lauder

3 Buccleuch Road, Selkirk

The Fleece Bar and Kitchen

LUNCH MENU AVAILABLE: Tuesday - Saturday 12noon - 2pm NEW SUMMER DINNER MENU: Tuesday - Saturday 5pm - 9pm

SUNDAY LUNCH served 12noon - 5pm Bar open daily from 11am until late Outside catering available ~ Room available for small private functions

General knowledge quiz night - first Thursday of the month

1 Ettrick Terrace, Selkirk Tel: 01750 725501 www.thefleecebarandkitchen.co.uk

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Where to go, things to do, places to see

Beirhope Alcapas

Walk in the Cheviot Hills with one of our friendly Alpacas

Various treks available, picnics and meet-a-pacca can also be arranged Hownam, Nr Kelso TD5 8AP T: 01573 440631 www.beirhope.co.uk

GOLDEN GATE

FARNE ISLANDS BOAT TRIPS Licenced to land on National Trust Islands Exclusive access to Grace Darling’s lighthouse and island

PAY

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EXHIBITION OPEN UNTIL 30TH NOVEMBER

FREE for a year

Special offer: Present this advert in the Visitor Centre for 20% discount on Turner exhibition souvenirs. Explore the personal relationship between two of the most famous and influential figures in British history, Sir Walter Scott, the Wizard of the North, and J.M.W.Turner, the Painter of Light.

• Exhibition on Scott’s life, café, shop & walks: Open all year • House & Gardens: March November

Entry is included in the admission ticket to the house. Abbotsford Melrose TD6 9BQ t. 01896 752043 www.scottsabbotsford.com

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ALL BOOKINGS MADE AT SEAHOUSES HARBOUR POST CODE: NE68 7RN CONTACT GEORGE: 07904 800590 Apr-Oct: 9am-2:30pm If mobile is busy: 01665 721210 www.discoverthefarneislands.co.uk


Where to go, things to do, places to see

Scottish Borders

Operating daily throughout July and August 2018. Departing times* Monday to Saturday 10:00, 12:00 and 14:00 Sunday 10:10, 12:10 and 14:10

CHECK LISTINGS FOR THEATRE & EVENTS

*Departs from Galashiels Transport Interchange

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Mellerstain House, Gordon, Scottish Borders TD3 6LG Tel: +44 (0)1573 410225 enquiries@mellerstain.com www.mellerstain.com

DON’T MISS

HANDLEBARDS (OUTDOOR THEATRE):

Romeo & Juliet FRIDAY 24 TH AUGUST, 6.30pm B O W H I L L T H E AT R E

HOUSE OPEN DAILY IN JULY AND WEEKENDS IN AUGUST Bowhill House Bowhill Selkirk TD7 5ET Tel: 01750 22204 | E: info@bowhillhouse.co.uk The Buccleuch Living Heritage Trust Registered Charity No: SC014915

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Demonstrations Showroom Shop

39 Castlegate, Berwick-upon-Tweed Tel: (01289) 332641

Specialist Baby Shop Clothing, toys & nursery goods From premature to age two Also stocking:

OPEN Monday - Friday: 9.30am - 4pm Saturday: 10am - 2pm Tel: 01450 371425 5 Galalaw, Hawick TD9 8PZ

One hour Free Parking right outside the shop

www.scottishbordersartglass.com

Garden,Gifts & CafĂŠ

NEWTOWN ST BOSWELLS, TD6 OPL

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SCOTTISH BORDERS ART GLASS


August Events

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1 THE HIGHWAY RAT ACTIVITY TRAIL

Kielder Castle, Kielder, NE48 1ER; 10am - 5pm. (Until November). Get your Highway Rat activity pack before you begin from Kielder Castle Café for £3. The latest Julia Donaldson book to be brought to life on our forest trails. Fun activities! Open 7 days

01434 250209

BUGHTRIG OPEN GARDEN

Bughtrig, Leitholm; 11am - 5pm. Adult £4, children £1. Plants for sale. Traditional hedged garden with an interesting combination of sculpture, herbaceous plants, shrubs, annuals & fruit Garden open daily

until 1st Sept. 01890 840777

TURNER & SCOTT – THE PAINTER & THE POET

Abbotsford House, Melrose, TD6 9BQ; Present borderevents advert and receive 20% discount. (until 30 Nov) Explore the personal relationship between two of the most famous & influential figures in British History 01896 752043

JOANNA POWELL: PAINTINGS OF MUSICIANS

The Flat Cat Gallery and Coffee Shop, Lauder, TD2 6SR; 9am - 5pm. (Until 31 August)

BORDERS SCULPTURE PARK EXHIBITION

Mellerstain House, Gordon, TD3 6LG; 11am - 5pm. Friday-Monday: 11am-5pm (Until 1st October). 2018 Sculptor is Hilary Jack with four site-specific works in the landscape ‘The Messenger’. 01573 410225

FAIRY TRAINING WITH THE FAIRY GODMOTHER

Bowhill House and Country Estate, Selkirk, TD7 5ET; £15 + bf. 10.30am, 11.30am, 2pm & 3pm. The Fairy Godmother is looking for some help with her spells. She’ll bring magic, hope, sparkle and her Willow Fairy Den Tickets: www.borderevents.

com or call 01750 725480

COFFEE IN THE KIRK

Yetholm Parish Church, Kirk Yetholm; 10:30am 12pm. Donation. All welcome for coffee and chat. Every Wednesday 01573 420231

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 6pm - 7pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

ROXBURGHE ATC

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Membership is open to all from age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

THURSDAY, AUGUST 2 BRICKS 4 KIDS - MINING & CRAFTING

National Mining Museum Scotland, Newtongrange, EH22 4QN; 11am - 12pm. £10. Bring the kids along to this amazing LEGO workshop with a Minecraft theme! 0131 663 7519

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

YOGA

The Yoga Mill, Galashiels, TD1 3AF; Pre-school family yoga for Under 5s: 11am-11.45am. Yoga for Pregnancy: 12-1pm. Call for full details

07960 566 556

Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

MENOPAUSE – A CHANGE TOO FAR!

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; 8:30am - 1pm. Ease Hot Flushes, Sweats, Skin Dryness, Lowered Libido, Anxiety & Mood Swings so balance is restored naturally. 01750 778 704 /

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

07773 634 884

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The Fleece Bar and Kitchen, Selkirk, TD7 4BT; 7pm. General knowledge quiz on the first Thursday of the month - all welcome 01750 725501

LAUDERDALE COMMUNITY CHOIR

Lauder Public Hall, Lauder; 7:30pm - 9pm. Rehearsals £3 per week (annual membership £15). If you love to sing please come and join this enthusiastic and friendly choir. No auditions and no need to read music. 07733 448110

SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING FOR FUN

Foulden Village Hall, Foulden; 7:30pm - 9:30pm. £3/ night. Weekly until 6th September 01289 386 332

TRADITIONAL MUSIC SESSION

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8:30pm - 11pm. free. Scottish tunes session; all welcome to join in or simply enjoy the music 01573 228769

01890 818073 FRIDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 7pm. Lively music, worship & bible study. Friday nights usually follow a series in a specific book in the Bible. All welcome 0754 258 9322

KELSO FOLK AND LIVE MUSIC CLUB

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8pm - 10:30pm. free. Acoustic music & song, both traditional & contemporary in a cabaret-style setting. Performers and audience welcome 01573 228 769

QUIZ NIGHT

Quins Restaurant, Galashiels, TD1 3AD; 8pm. £10/ team includes supper. First Friday of every month. Proceeds to charity - all welcome. 01896 757004

SATURDAY, AUGUST 4 BERWICKSHIRE COUNTY SHOW

FRIDAY, AUGUST 3 HEART OF HAWICK MUSIC FESTIVAL

(Until Sunday 5th) Towermill, Heart of Hawick, Hawick, TD9 0AE; Dean Friedman (USA), Rory McLeod, Eric Faulkner and many more 0786 6533416 / 01450 360688 for

more information and programme

Mainsgate Park, Duns; 8am - 5pm. Livestock, trade stands, displays

DUMFRIES SHOW

The Showfield, Dumfries, DG2 7LU; 9am. Animal classes, trade stands, craft tent, food festival something for everyone 01461 201199

EILDON RAMBLERS WALKING GROUP

The Ebba Centre, St Abbs, TD14 5PL; 10am - 4pm. A free indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more

10am. £3.25 monthly Ramblers membership - first 3 walks membership not required. Walks range from 6 -14 miles, average 8 miles. New walkers welcome. ‘Fun, friendship and fresh air’ is our motto

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

MARKET IN THE BARN AT BEAL

ST ABBS MARKET

www.st-abbs-market.com

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. 01896 822993/822559

Pre-registration essential - email walks@ eildonramblers.org.uk

The Barn at Beal, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 2PB; 10am - 2:30pm. free. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and more

CHARLIE & PAULINE’S OPEN STUDIO

Allanbank Mill Steading, Duns, TD11 3JX; 11am 6pm.(Until Monday 6th) This year marks our 25th OPEN STUDIO! Showing Drawing, Textiles & Sculpture, in the studios and garden.

Dumfries

Agricultural Show

Saturday 4th August; 9am

The Showfield, Park Farm, Dumfries animal classes ~ trade stands ~ craft tent food festival ~ something for everyone! T: 01461 201199 www.dumfriesshow.co.uk

01750 725480

Saturday 4th August 8am - 5pm

Mainsgate Park, Duns Castle Estate Livestock ~ Trade Stands ~ Displays Adults £7; Children £1; Seniors £2 www.berwickshirecountyshow.org.uk

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August Events

SUMMER LADIES DAY

FAR, FAR FROM YPRES

HEALING SUPPORT GROUP

01750 725480

The Roxburghe Shooting School of Excellence, TD5 8JZ; 10:30am - 2:30pm. £70. Clay Pigeon Shooting & Archery, pro coaching and FREE afternoon tea! NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED! 07798 884643 Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 1pm - 5pm. All sessions and refreshments are free of charge. Relax, revive, enjoy. Support your own natural energy with the help of the Healing Support Group. No appointment needed 07724 771081

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

01835 823468

SUNDAY, AUGUST 5

Victoria Halls, Selkirk. TD7 4LN ; 7pm. Multimedia production featuring songs, poems and stories from WW1 as it follows the journey of a young Scot’s soldier through the trenches. Adults £15, concs £10 (+bf) Tickets: www.borderevents.com or call

MONDAY, AUGUST 6 REIKI IN SELKIRK WITH ELLEN

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; Reiki can help you to feel more positive, brighter and forward looking and bring some vitality back into your life

Call for an appointment: 01750 82220 or 07762 965 458

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

EILDON RAMBLERS WALKING GROUP

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

walks@eildonramblers.org.uk

JULIA BARTON: THE LITTORAL ART PROJECT

Walks range from 6 -14 miles, average 8 miles. New walkers welcome. ‘Fun, friendship and fresh air’ is our motto Pre-registration essential - email

MORNING WORSHIP

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 11am - 12:30pm. Family worship, gospel preaching and Sunday School for the kids. Afternoon Bible Class at 1.30pm. All welcome 0754 258 9322

OPEN GARDENS DAY

View the private gardens of Ettrickhaugh Road, Selkirk 12noon-4pm. Meet at Selkirk Cricket Club. Family £12, adults £5 in aid of Cancer Research. Price includes tea/coffee, strawberries & cream

01750 22024

ARCHERY AT BOWHILL

Bowhill House and Country Estate, Selkirk, TD7 5ET; 11am - 3pm. From £3. Come along and try archery with Barons Folly Archers - whether you are an expert or more of a Robin Hood wannabe!

01750 22204

The Hippodrome, Eyemouth, TD14 5HT; 11am - 5pm. Free event. A project highlighting environmental concerns about plastic on the marine environment. 01890 750099

OLD MELROSE MONASTIC WALK

Old Melrose Furniture Studio/Tearoom , Melrose, TD6 9DF; 1:30pm - 3:30pm. £2, children free. No booking required. A guided walk through 2000 years of history including the site of the original Melrose monastery. All welcome. 01835 82283

ROXBURGHE ATC

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

TUESDAY, AUGUST 7

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

MARKET IN PAXTON HOUSE MARQUEE

01835 823468

BERWICK ART GROUP EXHIBITION

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

Paxton House, Gallery and Country Park, Paxton, TD15 1SZ; 10am - 3pm. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and St Aidans Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 1DX ; 11am - 4pm. (until 11th August) All welcome

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Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

SEASHORE SAFARI WITH THE MARINE RANGERS

4:30pm - 6:30pm. Adults £3, Children £2. Meet next to the slipway opposite Eyemouth Swimming Pool. An exciting exploration of the seashore to discover rockpool creatures and plants living on our coast. You may get wet! 01890 752509

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 5:15pm 6:20pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

LBS & OZS–ACHIEVE HEALTHY WEIGHTLOSS

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; 6pm 7pm. £99 for 12 weeks incl folder & recipes. Learn which foods boost energy, burn fat & lose inches. Techniques to re-shape Body & Mind in 2018.

01750 778704 or 07773 634884

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

COFFEE IN THE KIRK

Yetholm Parish Church, Kirk Yetholm; 10:30am 12pm. Donation. All welcome for coffee and chat. Every Wednesday 01573 420231

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 6pm - 7pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

ROXBURGHE ATC

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

RAG BAG MORRIS DANCE OUT AT NORHAM The Masons Arms, Norham, TD15 2LB; 7:30pm 8:30pm. free. 01890 818073

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8 YOGA

The Yoga Mill, Galashiels, TD1 3AF; Pre-school family yoga for Under 5s: 11am-11.45am. Yoga for Pregnancy: 12-1pm. 07960 566 556

BUSINESS START UP: FINANCE

Towermill, Heart of Hawick, Hawick, TD9 0AE; 10am - 1pm. This workshop aims to give an introduction to the role of finance in business 01835 818 315

HAND AND EYE: PEN AND INK AND WASH

A7 Art Space, Hawick, TD9 0HH; 10am - 5pm. Admission free (until 1 September). A new exhibition of finely detailed graphics and hand drawn mandalas by C.L. Booth. Wednesdays to Saturdays.

07919 671808

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August, September, October dates on website

Date and Time: Venue and Town: Booking information:

Duns, Hawick, Kelso, Lauder, Melrose, Selkirk

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THURSDAY, AUGUST 9 EXHIBITION: THREE GENERATIONS

Kelso Town Hall, Kelso, TD5 7HF; (9th-18th August) (not Sundays) 10am-12noon and 2pm-5pm. Paintings by Andrew Binnie, Carol Binnie, Roisin Binnie Lyst 01573 224915

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and more.

SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING FOR FUN

Foulden Village Hall, Foulden; 7:30pm - 9:30pm. £3/ night. Weekly until 6th September 01289 386 332

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

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LAUDERDALE COMMUNITY CHOIR

Lauder Public Hall, Lauder; 7:30pm - 9pm. Rehearsals £3 per week (annual membership £15). If you love to sing please come and join this enthusiastic and friendly choir. No auditions and no need to read music. 07733 448110

TRADITIONAL MUSIC SESSION

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8:30pm - 11pm. free. Scottish tunes session; all welcome to join in or simply enjoy the music 01573 228769

FRIDAY, AUGUST 10 SPITTAL SEASIDE FESTIVAL

Free entry. Music, Punch & Judy, children’s and street entertainment and a beach artist. A fun filled weekend for all the family. 0775 240 3409

STOWED (OUT) MUSIC FESTIVAL

Stow Quoiting Green, Stow, TD1 2QX; various prices. 7pm Friday, 12noon Saturday. 12 main stage acts over 2 days. Friday Headliner: The Spook School. Saturday Headliner: Tide Lines Tickets:

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ST ABBS MARKET

The Ebba Centre, St Abbs, TD14 5PL; 10am - 4pm. A free indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more www.st-

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Stow Quoiting Green, Stow, TD1 2QX; various prices. 7pm Friday, 12noon Saturday. 12 main stage acts over 2 days. Friday Headliner: The Spook School. Saturday Headliner: Tide Lines Tickets:

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PEEBLES SHOW

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

TAPAS NIGHT

The Jammy Coo Gallery & Coffee Shop, Lilliesleaf, TD6 9JB; 6pm. Bring your own bottle - booking essential 01835 870537

FRIDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 7pm. Lively music, worship & bible study. Friday nights usually follow a series in a specific book in the Bible. All welcome 0754 258 9322

PEAKY BLINDERS NIGHT

Marchon Sports and Social Club, Whitehaven, CA28 7TE; 7:30pm. £15. A new club night based on the hugely popular BBC series is coming to Marchon Club For One Night Only. Tickets: www.

borderevents.com or call 01750 725480 KELSO FOLK AND LIVE MUSIC CLUB

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8pm - 10:30pm. free. Acoustic music & song, both traditional & contemporary in a cabaret-style setting. Performers and audience welcome 01573 228 769

www.borderevents.com or call 01750 725480 Nether Horsburgh Farm, Peebles, EH44 6RE; 9am - 6pm. Agricultural show. Main ring entertainment - sheep dog demonstration from Ricky Hutchison, Clydesdale Horse Turnouts

MARKET IN THE BARN AT BEAL

The Barn at Beal, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 2PB; 10am - 2:30pm. free. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

TREE CLIMBING

Bowhill House and Country Estate, Selkirk, TD7 5ET; 10am. £20 per person. Something completely new for the Scottish Borders – tree climbing! Suitable for ages 6+. 01750 22204

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

01835 823468

THE BIG 80S SUMMER PARTY

Volunteer Hall, Galashiels, TD1 3JX; 7pm. £5. It’s back for a 3rd year - bigger and better than ever. Get ready to go back in time! Hunt out those leg warmers! Tickets: www.borderevents.com or

call 01750 725480

SATURDAY, AUGUST 11 SPITTAL SEASIDE FESTIVAL

Free entry. Music, Punch & Judy, children’s and street entertainment and a beach artist. A fun filled weekend for all the family. 0775 240 3409

The Peeblesshire Agricultural Society

GRAND OPEN SHOW Saturday 11th August: 9am-6pm Nether Horsburgh Farm Cardrona, Peebles EH44 6RE

Agricultural show with all classes of cattle, sheep, horses, ponies, poultry & donkeys Main Ring Entertainment:

Sheep dog demonstrations from Ricky Hutchison Trade stands, craft tent, beer tent, food market

CLASSIC SILENT MOVIE - THE LOST WORLD

New Palace Centre, Greenlaw, TD10 6XD; 7:30pm - 9:45pm. £6.50 (under 16s £3.50). This 1925 silent classic is the first film adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s novel about prehistoric monsters.

01361 810759

STRING JAM CLUB

The County Hotel Selkirk, Selkirk, TD7 4BZ; 7:30pm - 11pm. Gig to be confirmed. “The Borders haven of acoustic music” (The List) 01750 721233

For more events and full event details visit www.borderevents.com

www.peebles-show.co.uk

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JULIA BARTON: THE LITTORAL ART PROJECT

Free entry. Music, Punch & Judy, children’s and street entertainment and a beach artist. A fun filled weekend for all the family. 0775 240 3409

The Hippodrome, Eyemouth, TD14 5HT; 11am - 5pm. Free event. A project highlighting environmental concerns about plastic on the marine environment. 01890 750099

BRUNCH WITH BVAC

ROXBURGHE ATC

Milestone Garden & Leisure Centre, Newtown St Boswells, TD6 0PL; 10am - 12pm. Vintage & Classic car owners & enthusiasts get together to share experiences & technical know-how. 01573 450247

MORNING WORSHIP

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 11am - 12:30pm. Free - all welcome. Family worship, gospel preaching and Sunday School for the kids. Afternoon Bible Class at 1.30pm. All welcome 0754 258 9322

POP UP INDOOR MARKET

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. A free indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Open to all from age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

TUESDAY, AUGUST 14 SEASHORE SAFARI WITH THE MARINE RANGERS

10am - 12pm. Adults £3, Children £2. Meet next to the slipway opposite Eyemouth Swimming Pool. An exciting exploration of the seashore to discover rockpool creatures and plants living on our coast. You may get wet! 01890 752509

RAG BAG MORRIS DANCE AT SPITTAL FESTIVAL

MARKET IN PAXTON HOUSE MARQUEE

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

Spittal Promenade, Spittal, TD15; 2pm - 2:30pm. free. Rag Bag Morris dance at various pubs & other venues in the region until August 01890 818073

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

01835 823468

Paxton House, Gallery and Country Park, Paxton, TD15 1SZ; 10am - 3pm. free to visit the market. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more. Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

MONDAY, AUGUST 13 REIKI IN SELKIRK WITH ELLEN

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 5:15pm 6:20pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; Reiki can help you to feel more positive, brighter and forward looking and bring some vitality back into your life

LBS & OZS–ACHIEVE HEALTHY WEIGHTLOSS

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

01750 778704 or 07773 634884

Call for an appointment: 01750 82220 or 07762 965 458

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

01750 725480

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; 6pm 7pm. £99 for 12 weeks incl folder & recipes. Learn which foods boost energy, burn fat & lose inches. Techniques to re-shape Body & Mind in 2018.

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

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WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15

THURSDAY, AUGUST 16

YOGA

DIGITALBOOST: FACEBOOK FOR BUSINESS

The Yoga Mill, Galashiels, TD1 3AF; Pre-school family yoga for Under 5s: 11am-11.45am. Yoga for Pregnancy: 12-1pm. Call for full details

07960 566 556

Galashiels Transport Interchange, Galashiels, TD1 1BY; 10am - 1pm. To deepen their understanding of how Facebook can be used to engage with their target audience 01835 818 315

COFFEE IN THE KIRK

BRICKS 4 KIDS - SUPERHEROES

Yetholm Parish Church, Kirk Yetholm; 10:30am 12pm. Donation. All welcome for coffee and chat. Every Wednesday 01573 420231

BUSINESS START UP: BOOK-KEEPING

National Mining Museum Scotland, Newtongrange, EH22 4QN; 11am - 12pm. £10. Bring the kids along to this amazing LEGO Workshop with a Superheroes theme! 0131 663 7519

Towermill, Heart of Hawick, Hawick, TD9 0AE; 10am - 1pm. This will equip you with an understanding of book keeping principles and shows why financial records is important 01835 818 315

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

Mellerstain House, Gordon, TD3 6LG; 7pm. Tickets: £17.50/£13.50 from 01835 864153. Engegard Quartet playing Hadyn, Schubert and Grieg. Book for light supper after with the artists

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 6pm - 7pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

ROXBURGHE ATC

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Membership is open to all from age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

Teries in Tartan host

Hawick’s 4th International

Dance Festival 16th - 19th August

MUSIC AT MELLERSTAIN

LAUDERDALE COMMUNITY CHOIR

Lauder Public Hall, Lauder; 7:30pm - 9pm. Rehearsals £3 per week (annual membership £15). If you love to sing please come and join this enthusiastic and friendly choir. No auditions and no need to read music. 07733 448110

SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING FOR FUN

Foulden Village Hall, Foulden; 7:30pm - 9:30pm. £3/ night. Weekly until 6th September 01289 386 332

TRADITIONAL MUSIC SESSION

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8:30pm - 11pm. free. Scottish tunes session; all welcome to join in or simply enjoy the music 01573 228769

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FRIDAY, AUGUST 17 HAWICK’S INTERNATIONAL DANCE FESTIVAL

Featuring dance groups from Sweden, Poland and Hawick 17th: Hawick Civic Space 11am-12noon (free) 18th: Grand Concert, Old baths 7.30pm (£7)

Tickets: www.borderevents.com or call 01750 725480 19th: Wilton Park 2pm-4pm (free)

ST ABBS MARKET

The Ebba Centre, St Abbs, TD14 5PL; 10am - 4pm. A free indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more

Saturday 18th August 10am - 6pm Sunday 19th August 10am - 5pm E A R LY B I R D O F F E R !

www.st-abbs-market.com

BUY YOUR TICKETS BEFORE 30 th JUNE FOR

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

10% OFF

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

INNERLEITHEN MUSIC FESTIVAL

4pm - 10pm. 17th-19th August. A varied weekend of music, choirs, dance - a great mixture of genres, many free events, and something for everyone!

www.innerleithenmusicfestival.org FRIDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 7pm. Lively music, worship & bible study. Friday nights usually follow a series in a specific book in the Bible. All welcome 0754 258 9322

KELSO FOLK AND LIVE MUSIC CLUB

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8pm - 10:30pm. free. Acoustic music & song, both traditional & contemporary in a cabaret-style setting. Performers and audience welcome 01573 228 769

SATURDAY, AUGUST 18 HAWICK’S INTERNATIONAL DANCE FESTIVAL

Featuring dance groups from Sweden, Poland and Hawick 18th: Grand Concert, Old baths 7.30pm (£7)

A true celebration of rural life and brilliant day out for the whole family • OVER 200 EXHIBITORS • SPORTING VILLAGE • FOOD HALL & COOKING DEMOS • CRAFT MARQUEE • A PACKED PROGRAMME OF ENTERTAINMENT • FREE CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES Food & Drink

Craft

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Bake Off Tent

Official charity partner:

Tickets: www.borderevents.com or call 01750 725480 19th: Wilton Park 2pm-4pm (free)

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DRUMLANRIG CASTLE & COUNTRY ESTATE THORNHILL DUMFRIES & GALLOWAY DG3 4AQ T: 01848 331 555 | E: info@drumlanrigcastle.co.uk

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GALLOWAY COUNTRY FAIR

Drumlanrig Castle and Country Estate, Thornhill, DG3 4AQ; 10am - 6pm. Country pursuits and entertainment for all - experience a true celebration of rural life with something for everyone.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 19 HAWICK’S INTERNATIONAL DANCE FESTIVAL

01848 331 555

Wilton Park 2pm-4pm. free. Featuring dance groups from Sweden, Poland and Hawick

BUSINESS START UP: BUSINESS PLANNING

GALLOWAY COUNTRY FAIR

Buccleuch Arms Hotel, St Boswells, TD6 0EW; 10am - 1pm. This workshop shows you how to create a robust business plan 01835 818 315

MARKET IN THE BARN AT BEAL

The Barn at Beal, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 2PB; 10am - 2:30pm. free. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and more.

EILDON RAMBLERS WALKING GROUP

10am. £3.25 monthly Ramblers membership - first 3 walks membership not required. Walks range from 6 -14 miles, average 8 miles. New walkers welcome. ‘Fun, friendship and fresh air’ is our motto

Pre-registration essential - email walks@ eildonramblers.org.uk TWO DAY COME AND TRY HARP WORKSHOP - SATURDAY & SUNDAY

Drumlanrig Castle and Country Estate, Thornhill, DG3 4AQ; 10am - 5pm. Country pursuits and entertainment for all - experience a true celebration of rural life with something for everyone.

01848 331 555

MORNING WORSHIP

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 11am - 12:30pm. Free - all welcome. Family worship, gospel preaching and Sunday School for the kids. Afternoon Bible Class at 1.30pm. All welcome 0754 258 9322

POP UP INDOOR MARKET

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. A free indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more

Bowhill House and Country Estate, Selkirk, TD7 5ET; 10:30am - 3:30pm. Ever fancied learning to play? Harps provided - all welcome 01573 228289

HISTORY COMES ALIVE AT TRAQUAIR

HISTORY COMES ALIVE AT TRAQUAIR

01896 830323

or email: elspeth_borders@hotmail.com

Traquair House, Innerleithen, EH44 6PW; 11am 5pm. Just entry ticket price . As you tour the house & grounds you will come across some Scottish royalty, Jacobite soldiers & priests living in terror

01896 830323

SEASHORE SAFARI WITH THE MARINE RANGERS

Coldingham Sands, Coldingham, TD14 5PA; 2pm 4pm. Adults £3, Children £2. An exciting exploration of the seashore to discover the creatures and plants living on our coast. You may get wet!

01890 752509

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

01835 823468

Traquair House, Innerleithen, EH44 6PW; 11am 5pm. Just entry ticket price . As you tour the house & grounds you will come across some Scottish royalty, Jacobite soldiers & priests living in terror

HERITAGE DAY AND SHEEPDOG TRIALS

Kirknewton Village Hall, Kirknewton, NE71 6XF; 11am. Heritage displays and light refreshments in the village hall, includes a short film about Josephine Butler 01890 850285

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

01835 823468

INNERLEITHEN MUSIC FESTIVAL CONCERT

Innerleithen Parish Church, Innerleithen, EH44 6HN; 2pm. An exciting mix of folk, traditional & choral singing from Home Groan, Turas & Gala Water Singers 01896 823459

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FOOD INTOLERANCE TESTING

REIKI IN SELKIRK WITH ELLEN

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; Reiki can help you to feel more positive, brighter and forward looking and bring some vitality back into your life

Call for an appointment: 01750 82220 or 07762 965 458

MARKET IN PAXTON HOUSE MARQUEE

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

JULIA BARTON: THE LITTORAL ART PROJECT

The Hippodrome, Eyemouth, TD14 5HT; 11am - 5pm. Free event. A project highlighting environmental concerns about plastic on the marine environment. 01890 750099

ROXBURGHE ATC

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Membership is open to all from age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

TUESDAY, AUGUST 21 YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

Paxton House, Gallery and Country Park, Paxton, TD15 1SZ; 10am - 3pm. free to visit the market. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

LBS & OZS–ACHIEVE HEALTHY WEIGHTLOSS

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; 6pm 7pm. £99 for 12 weeks incl folder & recipes. Learn which foods boost energy, burn fat & lose inches. Techniques to re-shape Body & Mind in 2018.

01750 778704 or 07773 634884

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

GALA WATER SINGERS COME & SING

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 5:15pm 6:20pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

Could Food

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; 8:30am - 6pm. Are you Tired, Bloated, Depressed, Fuzzy Brained? To increase your energy levels & feel better. 01750 778 704 / 07773 634 884

Fountainhall School, Fountainhall, TD1 2SY; 7pm - 9pm. Join us for a free, fun, one-off session or to see if you enjoy singing with a like-minded group.

01578 730289

Intolerances

be causing some of Your health issues? Bloating? Acid Reflux? Indigestion? Tired? Discomfort? Constipation? Diahorrea? Fuzzy Brain? Hot Flushes?

Call Rosemary for a chat:

01750 778 704 facebook.com/Healthier.Today 39 Tower Selkirk TD7 4LR 07773 634St,884

01750 725480

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WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22 YOGA

The Yoga Mill, Galashiels, TD1 3AF; Pre-school family yoga for Under 5s: 11am-11.45am. Yoga for Pregnancy: 12-1pm. Call for full details

07960 566 556

MARKETING YOUR BUSINESS

Towermill, Heart of Hawick, Hawick, TD9 0AE; 10am - 1pm. This workshop will help you create a realistic marketing plan 01835 818 315

COFFEE IN THE KIRK

Yetholm Parish Church, Kirk Yetholm; 10:30am 12pm. Donation. All welcome for coffee and chat. Every Wednesday 01573 420231

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

LAUDERDALE COMMUNITY CHOIR

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

Lauder Public Hall, Lauder; 7:30pm - 9pm. Rehearsals £3 per week (annual membership £15). If you love to sing please come and join this enthusiastic and friendly choir. No auditions and no need to read music. 07733 448110

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING FOR FUN

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 6pm - 7pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

SOUTER QUILTERS

Argus Centre, Selkirk, TD7 4EP; 7pm - 9pm. £3 for non members. Come along and join us for tea/ coffee and chat at our informal summer sewing night. 01750 21632

ROXBURGHE ATC

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Membership is open to all from age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

THURSDAY, AUGUST 23 DIGITALBOOST: TWITTER HOOTSUITE

Galashiels Transport Interchange, Galashiels, TD1 1BY; 10am - 1pm. A workshop for businesses that already use Twitter as part of their digital marketing strategy 01835 818 315

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Foulden Village Hall, Foulden; 7:30pm - 9:30pm. £3/ night. Weekly until 6th September 01289 386 332

TRADITIONAL MUSIC SESSION

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8:30pm - 11pm. free. Scottish tunes session; all welcome to join in or simply enjoy the music 01573 228769

FRIDAY, AUGUST 24 ST ABBS MARKET

The Ebba Centre, St Abbs, TD14 5PL; 10am - 4pm. A free indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more www.st-

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HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

THE EYEMOUTH TWILIGHT 5K WALK ,JOG RUN

The Tavern Bar, Eyemouth, TD14 5EU; 6pm. Scottish Athletics Member- £6 Non member£8 juniors £2 under 16. Annual 5K throughout Eyemouth. Medals and refreshments to all finishers

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Borders Birl ‘n’ Beer

Whitsome Village Hall, Whitsome, TD11 3NA; 6:30pm. £6. Emma from Woodside Plant Centre will give advice on plants for late summer into autumn. Wine and nibbles included. 01890 870636

Saturday 25th August

Jedburgh Town Hall and Abbey Bandstand Area

HANDLEBARDS : ROMEO AND JULIET

Bowhill Theatre, Selkirk, TD7 5ET; 6:30pm. £13 adult, £11 under 16 and £45 family(2+2).. Back by popular demand after their seriously silly performance some years ago. Tickets: www.

An afternoon and evening of entertainment set in the historic Royal Burgh of Jedburgh

borderevents.com or call 01750 725480 FRIDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY

Traditional folk musicians and vocal artists

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 7pm. Lively music, worship & bible study. Friday nights usually follow a series in a specific book in the Bible. All welcome 0754 258 9322

An exciting bar with cask ale, craft ale, draught cider, fine sparkling wine Find us on and craft gin Facebook

RAG BAG MORRIS DANCE AT LOW NEWTON The Ship Inn, Low Newton-by-the-sea, NE66 3EL; 7:30pm - 8:30pm. free. 01890 818073

Borders

Birl ‘n’ Beer

BLACKHEART ORCHESTRA ‘IN CONCERT’

Tickets £10 includes an event glass and a 26th complimentary Saturday August 2017 drink!

New Palace Centre, Greenlaw, TD10 6XD; 7:30pm - 10pm. £9.00 (Under 16s / Seniors £7.00). Chrissy Mostyn’s haunting vocals and Richard Pilkington’s incredible guitar skills are not to be missed.

Jedburgh Hall and Murray’s Green Club & friends Hosted byTown Jedburgh Rotary

01361 810759

An aernoon and evening of entertainment set in the historic heart of the Royal Burgh.

KELSO FOLK AND LIVE MUSIC CLUB

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8pm - 10:30pm. free. Acoustic music & song, both traditional & contemporary. All welcome 01573 228 769

Traditional Folk Musicians and the

Liddesdale Agricultural Society’s 124th JedLiddesdale Forest Instrumental Band Agricultural Society’s 124th

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Sheep Goats Ponies Dogs Children’s Pets Sheep • Goats Ponies Children’s Pets • Poultry Children•under 15 free accompanied (T&C`s apply) • Dogs by• parent l Flowers l Vegetables l Home Baking Poultry Sheep Pets • Poultry • Goats • Ponies • Dogs • Children’s Flowers Home Baking • Industrial • Vegetables • within Tickets on sale l Craft Tent Industrial Photographs Flowers Vegetables •Jedburgh • HomelBaking • Industrial Hosted by Club and friends • Vintage Machinery Walking Sticks Photographs •Rotary l Vintage Vintage Wrestling Walking Sticks Photographs Machinery • Machinery Interim 12 stone Wrestling•Championship

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l l l l Tickets £10.00 including event glass and a complimentary drink!

St Andrew’s Church, Kelso; 9:15am - 12:15pm. Something for everyone - Children’s Activities Interesting stalls including deli, crafts, plants.

01573 224163

St Andrew’s Church

Opened at 9.15am by Kelso Laddie Sean Hook

Interesting stalls for adults & fun for children

GRAND RAFFLE DRAWN AT 12 NOON (in church if wet) Charity No: SC006302

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SATURDAY, AUGUST 25

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August Events

BEYOND BORDERS INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL

Traquair House, Innerleithen, EH44 6PW; TBC. International Festival of Literature and Thought featuring arts & music, food & drink in the walled garden 0131 557 7775

BORDER RAIL 2018

The Auld Baths, Hawick TD9 7DP. 10am-5pm. £4, children £2, OAP £3. Working layouts, secondhand stall, trade stalls. A great show for all the family. Organised by Hawick & District Railway Society.

THE LEAF SHOW

Currie Hall, Lilliesleaf; Lilliesleaf, Ashkirk, Midlem and District - flowers, vegetables, home baking, children’s categories

THE HOLM SHOW

Newcastleton Show Field, Newcastleton; 9am. Adult £7, Concessions £4, Junior (under 16) £2, Car Park £2. A great day out for all the family - animals, children’s entertainment. Music from The Dangleberries plus comedian Eddie Milligan at7:30pm. £13.50 (+bf). Tickets: www.

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Beyond Borders International Festival 25-26 August 2018

Traquair House, Innerleithen, EH44 6PW

Featuring

BUSINESS START UP: MARKETING

Buccleuch Arms Hotel, St Boswells, TD6 0EW; 10am - 1pm. This workshop aims to help you identify your customers, understand competitors and plan an effective marketing strategy 01835 818 315

BORDERS BIRL ‘N’ BEER

Jedburgh Town Hall, Jedburgh, TD8 6BE; 12pm. £10 includes event glass and complimentary drink. An afternoon and evening of entertainment traditional folk musicians & vocal artists. Ales, gins & wines 01450 860267

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

01835 823468

RANAGRI @ ST BOSWELLS LIVE!

St Boswells Village Hall, St Boswells, TD6 0AA; 7:30pm - 10:30pm. £8 (£5 conc). Folk rock 4-piece with Irish roots and echoes of Jethro Tull. Tickets www.stboswellslive.com. 01835 822692

SUNDAY, AUGUST 26 BEYOND BORDERS INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL

Traquair House, Innerleithen, EH44 6PW; TBC. International Festival of Literature and Thought featuring arts & music, food & drink in the walled garden 0131 557 7775

BORDER RAIL 2018

Arts & Music Food & Drink

The Auld Baths, Hawick TD9 7DP. 10am-4pm. £4, children £2, OAP £3. Working layouts, secondhand stall, trade stalls. A great show for all the family. Organised by Hawick & District Railway Society.

in the Walled Garden

16TH ANNUAL STEVE HISLOP RUN

10am. Leaves from Denholm Village Green. All funds will be donated to Dementia 01450 870221

MASSED PIPE BAND DAY & FAMILY DAY

Programme & Box Office: 0131 290 2686 www.beyondbordersscotland.com

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Floors Castle, Kelso, TD5 7SF; 11am - 4pm. Pipe Bands, Crafters Courtyard, Bouncy Castle, Face Painting, Climbing Wall & more!

01573 223 333

MORNING WORSHIP

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 11am - 12:30pm. Free - all welcome. Family worship, gospel preaching and Sunday School for the kids. Afternoon Bible Class at 1.30pm. All welcome 0754 258 9322

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Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. A free indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more

ROTARY DUCK RACE

11:30am - 12pm. Bridge at Boatyard Harbour. Eyemouth Herring Queen launches a 1000 ducks for charity race. 01890 771731

THE SCOTTISH BORDERS DONKEY SANCTUARY

The Holmes, St Boswells, TD6 0EL; 2pm - 4:30pm. Self-tours available (feed machines allow you to feed the donkeys yourself). All welcome

01835 823468

AFTERNOON TEA AT THE JAMMY COO

The Jammy Coo Gallery & Coffee Shop, Lilliesleaf, TD6 9JB; 2pm - 5pm. Come along and have a delicious high tea with home baking. Call to book!

01835 870537

BUSTER KEATON SILENT COMEDIES

New Palace Centre, Greenlaw, TD10 6XD; 2:30pm - 4:30pm. £6.50 (under 16s £3.50). A selection of classic short silent films with live theatre organ accompaniment. 01361 810759

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MONDAY, AUGUST 27 REIKI IN SELKIRK WITH ELLEN

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; Reiki can help you to feel more positive, brighter and forward looking and bring some vitality back into your life

Call for an appointment: 01750 82220 or 07762 965 458

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

JULIA BARTON: THE LITTORAL ART PROJECT

The Hippodrome, Eyemouth, TD14 5HT; 11am - 5pm. Free event. A project highlighting environmental concerns about plastic on the marine environment. 01890 750099

ROXBURGHE ATC

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports & more! 07542 589 322

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August Events

TUESDAY, AUGUST 28

SEASHORE SAFARI WITH THE MARINE RANGERS

MARKET IN PAXTON HOUSE MARQUEE

Paxton House, Gallery and Country Park, Paxton, TD15 1SZ; 10am - 3pm. free to visit the market. Weekly market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

10am - 12pm. Adults £3, Children £2. Meet next to the slipway opposite Eyemouth Swimming Pool. An exciting exploration of the seashore to discover rockpool creatures and plants living on our coast. You may get wet! 01890 752509

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

COFFEE IN THE KIRK

Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 5:15pm 6:20pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

LBS & OZS–ACHIEVE HEALTHY WEIGHTLOSS

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; 6pm 7pm. £99 for 12 weeks incl folder & recipes. Learn which foods boost energy, burn fat & lose inches. Techniques to re-shape Body & Mind in 2018.

01750 778704 or 07773 634884

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

JOIN GALA WATER SINGERS CHOIR

Fountainhall School, Fountainhall, TD1 2SY; 7pm 9pm. Free 2 week trial then £50 p.a. in 3 payments. For all who love to sing together; no need to read music or auditions. Free for your first 2 weeks.

Yetholm Parish Church, Kirk Yetholm; 10:30am 12pm. Donation. All welcome for coffee and chat. Every Wednesday 01573 420231

ETAL WEEKLY MARKET

Etal Village Hall, Ford & Etal, TD12 4TJ; 11am - 3pm. free. Weekly indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts and much more.

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

YOGA (SUITABLE FOR ALL LEVELS)

Chaplaincy Centre, Melrose, TD6 9BS; 6pm - 7pm. Mats, blocks, etc provided. Please wear comfortable loose clothing 07960 566 556

ROXBURGHE ATC

1716 Roxburghe Squadron, St Boswells, TD6 0AP; 7pm - 9:30pm. Membership is open to all from age 13+. For anyone interested in Flying, Sports, Adventure Training, Camping, Engineering, Water Sports and more! 07542 589 322

01578 730289

THURSDAY, AUGUST 30 WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29 YOGA

The Yoga Mill, Galashiels, TD1 3AF; Pre-school family yoga for Under 5s: 11am-11.45am. Yoga for Pregnancy: 12-1pm. Call for full details

07960 566 556

DIGITALBOOST: LINKED IN FOR BUSINESS

Galashiels Transport Interchange, Galashiels, TD1 1BY; 10am - 1pm. See how you can do more than just networking in Linkedin. Learn how to market your products and promote your brand

01835 818 315

TRIMONTIUM ROMAN GUIDED WALK

MENOPAUSE – A CHANGE TOO FAR!

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk, TD7 4LR; 8:30am - 1pm. Ease Hot Flushes, Sweats, Skin Dryness, Lowered Libido, Anxiety & Mood Swings so balance is restored naturally. 01750 778 704 /

Three Hills Heritage Centre, Melrose, TD6 9PN; 1:30pm - 5:30pm. £4.00 adults; £1 school children; family £10, dogs welcome. Walk past the Abbey to Newstead around the hidden Roman Fort & stand high on Leaderfoot Viaduct. 01896 822651

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August/September Events

JED JOGGERS LADIES RUNNING CLUB

Jedburgh Grammar School, Jedburgh, TD8 6DQ; 6pm. Sessions for all abilities aged 16+ Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm 07887 987 587

SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCING FOR FUN

Foulden Village Hall, Foulden; 7:30pm - 9:30pm. £3/ night. Weekly until 6th September 01289 386 332

TRADITIONAL MUSIC SESSION

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8:30pm - 11pm. free. Scottish tunes session; all welcome to join in or simply enjoy the music 01573 228769

FRIDAY, AUGUST 31 ST ABBS MARKET

The Ebba Centre, St Abbs, TD14 5PL; 10am - 4pm. A free indoor market selling local produce, locally made crafts, art, gifts. www.st-abbs-market.com

HERITAGE CENTRE - HOME OF RUGBY SEVENS

Melrose Rugby Football Club, Melrose, TD6 9SA; 11am - 3pm. Donation. Souvenirs and rugby relics from all over the world. Also videos reliving historical moments at Melrose. 01896 822993/822559

FRIDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY

Jedburgh Baptist Church, Jedburgh, TD8 6DW; 7pm. Lively music, worship & bible study. Friday nights usually follow a series in a specific book in the Bible. All welcome 0754 258 9322

KELSO FOLK FESTIVAL OPENING CONCERT Kelso Auld Kirk, Kelso; 7:30pm - 10:30pm. £15 +bf (Under 16s free). A double bill featuring harpist Maire Ni Chathasaigh & Chris Newman, and 2017 Scots trad folk band of the year Talisk Tickets:

www.borderevents.com or call 01750 725480 KELSO FOLK AND LIVE MUSIC CLUB

Cross Keys Hotel, Kelso, TD5 7HL; 8pm - 10:30pm. free. Acoustic music & song, both traditional & contemporary in a cabaret style setting. Performers and audience welcome. 01573 228 769

BERWICK FOOD & BEER FESTIVAL (Until 2nd September)

Berwick Barracks, Berwick-upon-Tweed Friday night - 5pm-10.30pm, Sat & Sun: 10am-5pm. Friday - meet the Brewers and Ceilidh Live music, cookery demonstrations, delicious food to sample, over 80 food and drink stalls. www.berwickfoodandbeerfestival.co.uk (see advert Page 25 for details)

01750 725480

Edinburgh Antiques, Vintage & Collectors Fair Up to 300 exhibitors offering ceramics, glass, jewellery, paintings, furniture, silver, treen, vintage & retro clothing and much more. Courtesy bus Waterloo Place (opposite the Apex Waterloo Hotel) in Edinburgh city centre - see website for details.

Sat 1st - Sun 2nd

September

Cash only entrance: Saturday: 8.15am (early entry) - £6 Saturday: 10am - 4.30pm - £5 Sunday: 10am - 4.00pm - £4 Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston, EH28 8NB

Tel: 01636 676531 www.b2bevents.info

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The Borders Wedding Show Sunday 21st October 10am - 4.30pm Springwood Park, Kelso Celebrating 11 years promoting the ďŹ nest wedding suppliers in the Borders Book your table today with Patricia or Brian on 01450 379009 or 01896 755477

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Sunday 23rd December Hawick Town Hall standing & seated tickets from www.borderevents.com or call 01750 725480 50

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Ye can stand or sit, but ye’ll no sit still... Scocha

“Scottish Folk and Roll”

www.scocha.com

Tickets: www.borderevents.com EARLSTON CIVIC WEEK Friday 6th July BORDERS BARMY ARMY GALASHIELS Saturday 22nd September

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Tel: 01750 725480 E: info@borderevents.com ATTRACTIONS Abbotsford House, Melrose 10% off branded Abbotsford merchandise in the gift shop & 20% discount on Turner Exhibition souvenirs. www.scottsabbotsford.co.uk Tel: 01896 752043 Beirhope Alpacas 10% discount on the 75minute Alpaca trek www.beirhope.co.uk Tel: 01573 440631 Bowhill House & Country Estate, Nr Selkirk Soft play £1 after 1pm (valid Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, excludes Bank Holidays) www.bowhill.co.uk Tel: 01750 22204 The National Mining Museum, Newtongrange £1 off per paying adult, kids go free! www.nationalminingmuseum.com Tel: 0131 663 7519 The Roxburghe Shooting School of Excellence Kelso 4 for the price of 3 on Clay Pigeon Shooting ‘Have a go’ packages and Tomahawk Throwing from July-September. www.roxburgheshootingschool.co.uk Tel: 07798 884643

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Buccleuch Arms St Boswells 10% off food bill www.buccleucharmshotel.co.uk Tel: 01835 822243 Jammy Coo, Lilliesleaf Free regular coffee or tea with a main meal (one per person) www.jammycoo.co.uk Tel: 01835 870537 Ochiltrees, Abbotsford, Melrose 10% discount on non-sale or pre-discounted food and drink. www.scottsabbotsford.co.uk Tel: 01896 663 962 Queen’s Head Hotel, Kelso 10% off food and drink bill (not in conjunction with any other offer/promotion) Tel: 01573 228899 Quins, Galashiels Free tea or coffee when dining after 7pm. www.quinsofgalashiels.co.uk Tel: 01896 757004 The Fleece Bar and Kitchen, Selkirk Comlimentary bottle of house wine per table when having 2 courses. 1 Ettrick Terrace Tel: 01750 725501 The Lodge at Carfraemill, Nr Lauder Book a table for four and receive a complimentary bottle of house wine and a free soft drink for the driver. www.carfraemill.co.uk Tel: 01578 750750 Smiddy Restaurant & Bar, Ashkirk Complimentary coffee or tea when you purchase one of our home made sweets. www.smiddyashirkrestaurantandbar.co.uk Tel: 01750 32242

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Music Station, Galashiels 10% off all stock. www.musicstation.me.uk Tel: 01896 754554

Down to Earth Health, Selkirk 10% off Food Intolerance Testing 39 Tower Street, Selkirk Tel: 01750 778 704

Tile Style, Galashiels 10% off selected tiles, adhesives & grouts. Tel: 01896 750778

REIKI IN SELKIRK £10 off first appointment. Also £5 off for each introduction. Tel: 01750 82220

Turnbulls Shoe Repair, Selkirk 10% off all accessories, bags and wallets. High Street, Selkirk Tel: 01750 23337

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