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“Reading is a passport to countless adventures.” – Mary Pope Osborne We couldn’t have said it better. Reading allows our mind to travel and our imagination to flourish. So why not pop over to the library next time you have a free afternoon and discover where the adventure will take you? The library is the […]

Cheeky Panda’s Soft Play

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Children have lots of energy and need a way to use it up. What better way than doing so while also having fun with your friends? Cheeky Panda’s Soft Play offers plenty of fun activities, including two soft play areas, a ball pit, go-karts and plenty of toys for younger children to play with. And […]


Pavilion Cinema

What was the last movie you saw at the cinema? The Pavilion Cinema in Galashiels always has the latest movies on offer and everything you need to enjoy the movie: popcorn, snacks, drinks, comfortable seating… Check out their website to book your tickets and have a fun time with your family.

Public Park Playground

Public Park

The playground in the Public Park is a brilliant place to spend an afternoon. The facilities are in great condition and there is something for everyone. Whether you feel like going on the swings, down the slide or you enjoy climbing, fun is guaranteed!

Skate Park

Skate Park

Are you looking for someplace you can skate and bike? The public park in Galashiels has great facilities you can use.

Gala Policies

Entrance to Gala Policies with information sign

The Policies are a great place to go for walks. There are plenty of paths winding around the wooded area, so every walk can look very different. It’s very popular with dog walkers so you are likely to meet many dogs along the way. It’s also a great place for a treasure hunt! Have a […]

Swimming Pool

Galashiels Swimming Pool building

Going to the swimming pool is a fantastic way to spend your day, no matter the weather. They offer plenty of different classes, so be sure to call ahead or check their website for their timetable. Download the Activity Pack below for different swimming-related activities, including crosswords, a penny boat challenge and a colouring page!

Scott Park

Scott Park

What better way to spend a sunny day than going to the park? Scott Park was gifted to the residents of Galashiels by the Scott Family in the 1930s and has been enjoyed by the locals ever since. With a small playground and plenty of green space, it’s perfect for picnics and running around having […]

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