Scottish Borders



Construction jobs boost expected as Scottish Borders Council acquires Lowood Estate

Potentially over 670 jobs will be created with the development of five sites in Tweedbank, including ...

Published 17 December 2018

Scottish Borders grants planning permission for 57 new homes

Springfield Properties has been granted planning permission for 57 new affordable homes in the Scott ...

Published 7 December 2018

Detailed plans lodged for Borders Gateway development

Edinburgh-based developer New Land Assets has lodged a detailed planning application for a hotel and ...

Published 5 November 2018

Investigation underway to preserve architecturally historic football stand

Gala Fairydean Rovers is to shut the spectator section of its iconic A-listed grandstand until early ...

Published 2 November 2018

Scottish Borders agrees plan for more than 1,000 affordable homes

More than 1,000 new affordable homes across the Scottish Borders could be delivered over the next ...

Published 17 October 2018

Funding increased for Galashiels care project following site contamination

Eildon Housing Association has been awarded up to £1.8 million to enable the development of 39 extr ...

Published 17 October 2018

Plans submitted for Hawick business centre

A planning application has been submitted for the demolition of several town centre properties in Ha ...

Published 12 October 2018

Borderlands Deal proposals submitted to governments

A multi-million-pound proposal to provide significant investment within five cross-border local auth ...

Published 3 October 2018

Developer granted planning consent for Caerlee Mill revamp

Plans to redevelop the grounds of the former Caerlee Mill in Innerleithen into 44 new build houses a ...

Published 9 August 2018

£7.7m funding confirmed for South of Scotland enterprise projects

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

Published 19 July 2018

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

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

Published 19 June 2018

Borders quarry snapped up by Breedon

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

Published 1 June 2018

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

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

Published 11 April 2018

Summer start for Jim Clark Room redevelopment

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

Published 20 March 2018

Hunt on for best new Borders building

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

Published 13 March 2018