Scottish Borders



Winners of 2016 Scottish Borders Design Awards announced

A new sports hall in Peebles and the conversion of a cottage in Gattonside were among the winners ...

Published 6 September 2016

Plans approved for £10m Hawick distillery

Scottish Borders Council has given the green light to plans for a £10 million project to build a wh ...

Published 7 July 2016

Councillors to discuss updated Edinburgh and South East Scotland development plan

A proposed updated planning document covering Edinburgh and South East Scotland is to be discussed d ...

Published 24 May 2016

Contractor announced for Scottish Borders café

The contract to build Wilton Lodge Park’s new café and footbridge in Hawick has been awarded to E ...

Published 11 May 2016

Sods cut at £10m Borders primary school

Work on the new £10 million Langlee Primary in the Scottish Borders began today with the help of tw ...

Published 9 May 2016

£10m Hawick distillery plans submitted

A planning application has been lodged by Gray Macpherson Architects for a £10 million distillery a ...

Published 23 March 2016

£50m charitable bond to deliver hundreds of affordable homes

The Scottish Government has unveiled a £50 million investment in charitable bonds over the next t ...

Published 17 March 2016

Financial close reached at ‘long-awaited’ Kelso High School

Construction work on the new Kelso High School is set to begin after financial close was reached on ...

Published 23 February 2016

Aitken Turnbull Architects unveils Borders health centre plans

NHS Borders has submitted plans to build a new medical centre on the site of a former ambulance depo ...

Published 12 January 2016

UK’s first heat from sewage scheme launched at Borders College

The first energy recovery system in the UK to be powered using sewage has been launched at the Sco ...

Published 9 December 2015

Governments commit to £1bn Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Deal

Partners behind the Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Deal hope to have a deal agreed by earl ...

Published 30 November 2015

Green light for £6m permanent home for Great Tapestry of Scotland

Scottish Borders Council has unanimously approved £6 million plans to build permanent home for the ...

Published 6 October 2015

EU ruling delays Kelso High School until 2016

Construction work on a £21.4 million new high school in the Scottish Borders has been delayed until ...

Published 14 September 2015

£1bn Edinburgh and South East of Scotland City Region deal bid to be submitted

The £1 billion Edinburgh and the South East of Scotland City Region deal will reach a major milesto ...

Published 4 September 2015

Construction set to begin on new Duns Primary School

Work on an £8.6 million new primary school in Duns is due to begin in the coming weeks after Scotti ...

Published 4 September 2015