Books, bikes and bygone days 'worth £6m' to the Borders

A string of council-backed events across the Borders have been estimated to generate nearly £6m for the region.

A report has detailed the scale of the economic contribution from tournaments and festivals across the area.

Scottish Borders Council said it aimed to maximise the "financial leverage" from its investments.

It said the local authority would keep working with outside organisations to expand existing festivals but also try to attract "new, exciting events".

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