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Train - Rail grinder

Always on the hunt for different train content, as soon as i read about a mysterious night train called a “rail grinder”, i had to have a look. 301 more words

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Galashiels for refreshment

Take a look at @WalkersCoffee’s Tweet: https://twitter.com/WalkersCoffee/status/659738127091818496?s=09

This recent Tweet from an establishment promoting itself as a source of good coffee is an indication of the way Galashiels is enjoying a boost thanks to the Borders Railway. 341 more words

Beer

Wandering XXXV: Meigle Hill, Galashiels

Last weekend, I nearly got stuck up Meigle Hill in Galashiels. Ok, I’m exaggerating but me and my mate did wander up the Clovenfords Path not realizing how long the walk was and with poor supplies. 35 more words

Photography

Borders Railway

Yesterday, on Saturday 5th September, I took a train from Waverley to Tweedbank: today you can too, for £11.20: the whole trip from the centre of Edinburgh to Tweedbank in the Borders will take you 57 minutes. 1,255 more words

Travel

Scottish Borders, Walter Scott and William Wallace

Every year thirty or so members of my golf club go for a week away golfing in Scotland and after three years on the reserve list I finally got an invite in 2015.  892 more words

History

100 Bands - Galashiels

An opportunity to promote an amazing event heading to the scenic Scottish Borders. 100 Bands

For a breathtaking three days in September the historic town of Galashiels in the heart of the Scottish Borders plays host to a spectacular music and entertainment festival. 292 more words

Music

Open Day 26 July - update

Gala Angling Association will be holding an Open Day on 26 July from 11-3 at Tweedswood on the River Tweed. The day is free to attend and is aimed at youngsters who are keen to learn about fly fishing for trout. 213 more words