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25/02/2015 Our Community - Be Aware, Be Safe This section contains the most up to date advice from Neighbourhood Watch, Action Fraud and Police Scotland, aiming to keep you aware and safe. Be Aware, Be Safe ... [more]

17/04/2019 May in the Borders Garden What a wonderful start to the gardening year, and the temptation is now to go mad in the garden! Seed potatoes and onion sets should all be planted by now. Don't forget to "earth up" your emerging potato plants by drawing up the soil around the plants with a hoe. This protects the foliage against frosts and prevents the potato tubers turning green and inedible. Leeks can also be ... [more]

28/02/2019 Charity Begins at Home - Funding Distribution Organisations and Groups within TD5 who wish to apply for funding from CBAH, should complete and return an application form available from the CBAH Shop in Bridge Street or online from: CBAH Application for Funding. Forms should be returned by April 15th. ... [more]

21/02/2019 Telephone Banking Fraud in Kelso Telephone Banking Fraud Police in the Scottish Borders are investigating and issuing a warning to the public following a telephone banking fraud incident in Kelso. Officers were contacted on Wednesday 20th February after an 80-year-old man reported that a five-figure sum of cash had been taken from his bank account. Earlier that day the victim had taken a call from a male claiming ... [more]

03/01/2019 Kelso Community Memorial For information regarding the memorial, contact Robertson Memorials Kelso on 01573 224772 or email: ... [more]

06/12/2018 Kelso Heritage Society At the recent AGM the following appointments were made: Chair: Derek Robeson Vice Chair: Harry Tomczyk Treasurer: John Dellow Secretary: Hazel Woodsell Trustees: Alan Wrench, David Welch and Ian Aitchison. ... [more]

24/11/2018 Kelso Community Events Kelso Community Events are proud to announce that The Kelso Christmas Lights will be switched on at 7pm on Saturday 24th November. Live entertainment will be from 5pm till 7.30pm with dancing from M-pulsive Dance School, Elite Studio and Lynella School of Highland Dance. Carol Singing, Santa's Grotto, Children's Funfair. Local produce & Craft Stall. Hot chocolate, Soup and ... [more]

01/10/2018 Kelso High School Memories 1939 - 2017 This excellent compilation of the memories of staff and pupils over the years, which was launched in September, is now available in local outlets: Brown's, Hector Innes, Hoot & Cat Coffee Shop, and Blair the Jeweller in Kelso, Frame's in Newtown St Boswells, The Old Post Office in St Boswells, Morebattle Village Shop Yetholm Village Shop. 220 pages with 250 illustrations ... [more]

03/10/2018 New Novel by Margaret Skea Margaret Skea was born in Ulster, but now lives in Kelso, dividing her time between writing, respite and emergency fostering and various church activities. Margaret's reputation for careful and accurate research and for her flowing, readable, prose, has resulted in the following awards: Hawthornden International Writer's Fellowship 2016. Her first novel – “Turn of the Tide:” wa ... [more]

26/04/2018 Kelso Laddie 2018 is Sean Hook Sean Hook was named Kelso Laddie 2018 on Friday last. Sean, a 24 year old electrician with Purvis of Coldstream, and son of Lynne and Keith, is a keen horse rider and runner. He will be supported during his year in office by Ian Whellans (2016 Laddie) and Craig Logan (2017 Laddie), and by the Lady Bussers Abigail Hinnigan and Hayley Galbraith from Edenside School and Ruby Ward and Katelyn G ... [more]

28/10/2017 Kelso Tourist Information Centre Closed The Service provided at the Kelso Tourist Information Centre has been permanently withdrawn as of 28th October 2017. ... [more]

26/10/2017 Kelso Heritage Society KELSO HERITAGE SOCIETY At their November AGM, the members of the Friends of Kelso Museum, intend to change their name to Kelso Heritage Society. The members feel that the time is right to extend the role of the group, not just to seek to establish a museum in Kelso, but to more actively engage with the local community and schools, to promote the rich and diverse historical, cultural and environ ... [more]

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