News published March 2023
Summer opening hours for community recycling centresPublished: 24th March 2023
New summer opening hours for community recycling centres will come into effect from 27 March 2023
Next steps and desired outcomes for Tweedbank project laid out in reportPublished: 23rd March 2023
The development of up to 400 new homes and a new 60-bed care village are the key features of the proposed Tweedbank expansion project, details of which are included in a new report to Scottish Borders
Proposed plan for future delivery of public toilets in the Scottish Borders taken to CouncilPublished: 22nd March 2023
We have outlined new proposals for how we intend to manage and maintain all public toilet facilities moving forward
Education Scotland recognises positive progress at Hawick High SchoolPublished: 21st March 2023
Education Scotland has recognised continued improvements at Hawick High School which were found to be working well in supporting young people’s health and wellbeing, learning and progress
Help showcase the traditions and skills of the Scottish Borders at Doors Open Days Festival 2023Published: 14th March 2023
As the Scottish Borders prepares for this year’s Doors Open Days Festival, taking place on 2-3 September
Saltgreens Care Home in Eyemouth graded ‘good’ as a result of continuous improvement at the homePublished: 9th March 2023
A follow up inspection at Saltgreens in Eyemouth has resulted in the overall grades for the home being re-evaluated to 4–Good.
Snowfall warning for end of the weekPublished: 8th March 2023
Borderers should be prepared for some late winter snowfall on Thursday and overnight into Friday, with an updated yellow weather warning in place.
Speeding motorists to be targeted by Community Action TeamPublished: 7th March 2023
In response to local concerns around speeding motorists, Scottish Borders Community Action Team (CAT) is undertaking a number of days of enforcement action.
Consultation seeks feedback on Peebles parking chargesPublished: 6th March 2023
Peebles residents, businesses and visitors are being asked to submit their views on the current parking charges in car parks across the town.
Pingo on-demand transport service extended until 2024Published: 2nd March 2023
The Pingo on-demand transport service which has been running throughout Berwickshire over the last year has been extended until 2024.