A STEAM train experience operating in the Scottish Borders this August has reported a second successful year, bringing more than 1200 visitors to the region and providing a major boost for local businesses and visitor attractions.
A new offer has been launched which offers a 50% discount to a companion of a visually impaired person travelling on the Borders Railway.
Grants of up to £5,000 are now available to tourism businesses in Midlothian and the Scottish Borders for new and innovative online bookable products or experiences.
More than four million journeys have been made on the Borders Railway since it opened to customers three years ago today (September 6).
After 42 years in the hospitality business restaurateur Alan Russell is “delighted” to have taken home his first awards – and they were definitely worth the wait.
An author from Roslin has released a book comprising tales of the recently re-opened Borders Railway.
Major funding arrangements, totalling more than £1.6 million to revitalise the centre of Gorebridge, were approved by councillors last week.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon last week opened the first ever youth-led exhibition at National Mining Museum Scotland (NMMS).
More than 30,000 music fans basked in the sun at Dalkeith Country Park at the weekend to enjoy two festivals making their Scottish debuts.
The organisers of the Dalkeith Show hope this glorious summer weather continues on Saturday for this year’s big event at the Country Park.