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Hayward Sanderson Trust Encourages Galashiels Organisations to Apply for Grants

Hayward Sanderson Trust Encourages Galashiels Organisations to Apply for Grants

Galashiels charity, the Hayward Sanderson Trust, is making a call to organisations based in the town to apply for ...
Blooming Beautiful

Blooming Beautiful

You may have spotted some colourful new additions to our town recently, thanks to a partnership project between ...
New national gallery to help once thriving textile town flourish again

New national gallery to help once thriving textile town flourish again

The Great Tapestry of Scotland has revealed that its new national gallery and visitor centre, in Galashiels the ...
South of Scotland Enterprise and Scottish Borders Council support for next phase of Galashiels regeneration

South of Scotland Enterprise and Scottish Borders Council support for next phase of Galashiels regeneration

The next phase of the economic regeneration of Galashiels has received a huge boost as South of Scotland ...
A brief history of Gala’s success in rugby sevens and a collection of memories from those who were involved

A brief history of Gala’s success in rugby sevens and a collection of memories from those who were involved

When talk turns to rugby in Galashiels, it’s not long before the club’s success in sevens is brought ...
The Lucy Sanderson Cottage Homes

The Lucy Sanderson Cottage Homes

Gala Mill was built by Robert Sanderson in 1826, specialising in the production of cloth for men's wear. From ...
Channel Street Unveils Street Art

Channel Street Unveils Street Art

Retailers and shoppers had more than the re-opening of non-essential shops to brighten the outlook recently, as ...
Volunteers Needed to Help Older Adults Get on their Bike!

Volunteers Needed to Help Older Adults Get on their Bike!

As many of us will have come to realise over the last year, getting out and about, exploring our local ...
Interest grows in Great Tapestry of Scotland

Interest grows in Great Tapestry of Scotland

The Great Tapestry of Scotland centre director has revealed that the new national gallery and visitor centre in ...
Scottish College of Textiles/Heriot-Watt School of Textiles & Design

Scottish College of Textiles/Heriot-Watt School of Textiles & Design

Home to one of the oldest textiles teaching schools in the world, Galashiels has a rich heritage in the textile ...
Jimmy Curran

Jimmy Curran

Date and place of birth: 1 Bank Court, Galashiels, 1880 Jimmy Curran was brought up in Galashiels and emigrated ...
The Sutherlands

The Sutherlands

George Paterson Sutherland (b1852) served as an apprentice sculptor in Edinburgh, London and New York. He founded ...

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