Roxburghshire


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Roxburghshire

(ˈrɒksbərəʃɪə; -ʃə)
n
(Placename) (until 1975) a county of SE Scotland, now part of Scottish Borders council area
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Robin Robertson, 64, won the PS25,000 Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction at the Borders Book Festival in Melrose, Roxburghshire.
He studied for the priesthood at St Andrew's College, Drygrange, Roxburghshire, before being ordained a priest back in his home parish in December 1978.
The woman from Kelso, Roxburghshire, who is in her 70s, was told there had been fraudulent activity on her account.
James Miller, 64, of Hawick, Roxburghshire, died after his Vauxhall Cavalier collided with a Renault lorry travelling in the opposite direction on the A7.
It lies at the confluence of the rivers Tweed and Teviot and until 1975 was part of the county of Roxburghshire. The parish has a population of 6,385.
Short, who shot to fame with an engraving of the Lord's Prayer on a pinhead, exhibited his piece of art at the Art House Gallery in Kelso, Roxburghshire which sold out in two minutes.
Mrs Aitken, of Melrose, Roxburghshire, denies driving carelessly on the A6091, near her home.
The 36-year-old man was killed in the horror crash which happened on the A7 just two miles north of his home town of Hawick, Roxburghshire.
Andrew McCoull, furniture specialist at city auctioneers Anderson and Garland, made a house call to Roxburghshire, Scotland, when his expert's eye was caught by a large sideboard.
Mum-of-four Kirsty Parker, 34, died when her car was in a head-on collision with a vehicle driven by Graham near Denholm, Roxburghshire, in February 2016.
LAST week's winner is Maureen Potts, from Hawick, Roxburghshire.
VVDAWSON beefs up CRAIG DAWSON has been pretty busy re-stocking his Roxburghshire kennels and looks as though he is likely to be a force to be reckoned with on the open scene this year.