Melrose named the best place to live in Scotland

Melrose topped the Scottish list in the Sunday Times annual rankings for 2018, beating the likes of Aberdour, the Black Isle, Orkney, and last year's winner North Berwick.

The guide assesses factors including jobs, schools, broadband, culture, community spirit and local amenities.

The quaint, rural Borders town is known for its monastic ruins and the rolling hills around it, and was also the birthplace of Rugby Sevens.

STV has produced a list of the top seven things to do in Melrose, click here to read it in full