Nominations are open for the Newcastleton and District Community Council election.
Local residents have until noon on Thursday 31 August to put their name forward.
There are 12 vacancies.
Nomination forms are available on our website or call 01835 826556 for more information.
Returning Officer Councillor George Turnbull:
"I would encourage anyone interested in working with their community to put their name forward for the community council.
"If anyone would like an informal chat about community council life or would like a nomination form please do not hesitate to get in touch with me by calling 0300 100 0220."