Scottish Borders



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

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

Published 9 September 2019

Borders Gateway hotel and retail development approved

Plans for a hotel and retail project near to the Borders Railway terminus in Tweedbank have been app ...

Published 4 September 2019

Plans submitted for the conversion of old Kelso high school into housing

Plans have been submitted to Scottish Borders Council for the former Kelso high school, to be conver ...

Published 3 September 2019

Local authority refutes union’s allegations ahead of strike action

Claims made by union representatives regarding planned industrial action at Scottish Borders Council ...

Published 20 August 2019

Strike action planned at Borders council roads department

Employees at Scottish Borders Council’s roads department will hold 24 hours of industrial acti ...

Published 15 August 2019

Housing association to trial modern construction methods on new Borders homes

Eildon Housing is to undertake an “exciting” new building project which will deliver war ...

Published 8 August 2019

Housing association goes back to drawing board after Peebles appeal rejected

Eildon Housing Association has pledged to unveil alternative proposals to develop new affordable hom ...

Published 26 July 2019

£30m extension planned at Kelso hotel

Plans to expand the Roxburghe Hotel near Kelso have been submitted to Scottish Borders Council. U ...

Published 22 July 2019

New nursery plans lodged for Borders primaries

Plans have been submitted this week for new nursery facilities at two primary schools as part of Sco ...

Published 12 July 2019

‘Transformational’ £394.5m Borderlands Inclusive Growth Deal signed off

A number of construction and infrastructure project have moved a step closer after the ‘Heads ...

Published 1 July 2019

Plans approved for Hawick business incubator centre

Plans to turn a derelict former department store building in Hawick town centre into a business incu ...

Published 25 June 2019

Jim Clark museum opening date unveiled

The new Jim Clark Motorsport Museum in Duns is to open to the public on July 11. Scottish Borders ...

Published 31 May 2019

Buccleuch to sell 25,000 acre swathe of Borders estate

Buccleuch Group has announced that it intends to sell about 25,000 acres of its Borders estate follo ...

Published 30 May 2019

Whiteburn Projects confirmed as principal contractor at Caerlee Mill

Work on a £3.3 million residential project in Innerleithen is now under way after Whiteburn Pr ...

Published 29 May 2019

Unite ballots roads department at Scottish Borders Council

Unite members in the roads department at Scottish Borders Council (SBC) are to be balloted for indus ...

Published 28 May 2019