Teviot and Liddesdale
About Teviot and Liddesdale
Teviot and Liddesdale has the smallest population of the five areas at 17,965. It covers the main towns and villages of:
- Hawick (14,003)
- Newcastleton (757)
- Denholm (625)
These 3 settlements account for 86% of the area’s population. The remaining population lives in smaller settlements such as Teviothead, Minto and Bonchester Bridge or in isolated farmsteads and hamlets. Much of the area covers sparsely inhabited forest and moorland. Hawick is the largest town in Scottish Borders.
Area forums are meetings designed to help you find out more about local services, and give you the chance to tell us what you think. Teviot and Liddesdale area forum is chaired by Cllr George Turnbull and meets monthly in Hawick Town Hall. For further information contact the Democratic Services Officer online or by phone on 01835 826556.
Teviot and Liddesdale Councillors
There are 7 community councils in the Teviot and Liddesdale area:
- Denholm and District
- Newcastleton and District
- Upper Liddesdale and Hermitage
- Upper Teviotdale and Borthwick Water
Our asset register for land and property in the Teviot and Liddesdale area.
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Teviot and Liddesdale area facts and figures
Our Strategic Assessment provides a useful and informative range of data and analysis for the Scottish Borders.