News published January 2023
Education Scotland acknowledges strong leadership and high standards at Fountainhall Primary School and NurseryPublished: 27th January 2023
The Education Scotland report on Fountainhall Primary School and Nursery Class published on 24 January has acknowledged a range of key strengths in the school’s work
Details for February Peebles High School engagement sessions confirmedPublished: 27th January 2023
A drop-in engagement session focusing on the designs for the new Peebles High School building will take place on Thursday 2 February at the Eastgate Theatre between the hours of 4-6pm.
Final call for responses to budget surveyPublished: 26th January 2023
Borderers have less than a week to help shape the next Scottish Borders Council budget, with the ongoing survey set to close at midnight on Tuesday 31 January.
Council approves next steps for development of Hawick Care VillagePublished: 26th January 2023
Approval has been given to progress with the next steps that have been recommended for the development of a new care village facility for Hawick.
Community invited to have their say on review of day support provision for older people in Teviot and LiddesdalePublished: 26th January 2023
Drop-in sessions are being held to give the Teviot and Liddesdale community an opportunity to provide input into the review of day support provision for older people currently being undertaken.
Inspection report on Glendinning Primary and Nursery Class publishedPublished: 24th January 2023
The Education Scotland and Care Inspectorate report on Glendinning primary school and nursery class published on 24 January has acknowledged a number of strengths in the school’s work
New Chief Executive appointedPublished: 24th January 2023
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr David Robertson as Chief Executive (CE), which will take place with immediate effect.
Further engagement sessions on Peebles High School replacement building to take place across TweeddalePublished: 20th January 2023
A series of further engagement sessions regarding the replacement of Peebles High School are to take place across various locations in February.
We are seeking feedback on Council PlanPublished: 18th January 2023
A public consultation inviting comments from people who live and work in the Borders to help shape the next Council Plan which will be launched in February
Community Action Team focus on winter road safety and local issuesPublished: 17th January 2023
Winter road safety has been a focus for the Scottish Borders Community Action Team (CAT) recently, alongside continued efforts to tackle antisocial behaviour, including that involving young people.