Monthly Archives: March 2018

Walkabout in St Boswells checks out improvements

Our walkabout programme gives Tenants, residents and other interested parties the opportunity to meet with members of their Community Team to discuss improvements that they would like to see in their area.

Yesterday it was the turn of Newtown St

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A bit of snow’s no match for Duncan

So winter wasn’t finished with us yet, but the latest flurry held no fear for our teams, and it’s easy to see why.

Here’s what painter Duncan McLeod was faced with one morning a few weeks ago when the Beast

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New family homes for Langlee

Work started this week on a new housing development at Rose Court in Langlee.

The £1.8million project, by Scottish Borders Housing Association, will see the creation of 10 brand-new three bed family homes.

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Looking for a career in social care?

Are you interested in a career in social care? Borders College, in partnership with Scottish Borders Council and Skills development Scotland, is offering a free nine-week course to help you take your first steps in this rewarding career.

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Home Energy Scotland warming up the Borders

Need some advice on keeping warm without breaking the bank? Home Energy Scotland are holding a series of information events across the Borders.


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Groundbreaking groundworks at Torwoodlee

Work is now well underway to grounds maintenance at Torwoodlee in Galashiels. Unsightly shrubbery has been removed, overgrown trees cut down and beds have received a covering of woodchip to make them easier to maintain.

The work is not done

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Working together to beat the snow

Well done to everyone who has been working hard to keep services going through the current cold spell.

Here are some of our team members out clearing paths, to help ensure that people are able to get about.

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