Selkirkshire


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Selkirkshire

(ˈsɛlkɜːkˌʃɪə; -ʃə)
n
(Placename) (until 1975) a county of SE Scotland, now part of Scottish Borders
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In 1799 Scott had been appointed Sheriff-deputy of Selkirkshire, and as this obliged him to live part of the year at least in the district, he rented a house not far from Selkirk.
Sarah McGill, from Galashiels, Selkirkshire, was paid PS339 for sex by the boy who found her online under the name Sophia Belle.
The Selkirkshire by-election was sparked by the resignation of Michelle Ballantyne, who was elected an MSP last year.
Charters, 45, of Galashiels, Selkirkshire, admitted struggling violently with a nurse, knocking over equipment, assaulting a security officer and a breach of the peace.
And the man has now been named as David Thomas Grattan, 60, of Galashiels, in Selkirkshire.
This is the ninth volume in the Buildings of Scotland series and surveys the historic counties of Berwickshire, Peeblesshire, Roxburghshire and Selkirkshire. As is usual with this series there is an extended introduction which examines the topography, the history (especially of ecclesiastical buildings).
Otani, of Galashiels, Selkirkshire, admitted hitting 109mph on the A7 road at Teviothead in the Scottish Borders.
The attack in Galashiels, Selkirkshire, on Saturday, left the officer needing hospital treatment.
Curtis Reynolds, 21, had been charged with sexually assaulting the 16-year-old at kebab shop Ozkan's Grill in Galashiels, Selkirkshire.
The 37-year-old, of Galashiels, Selkirkshire, said: "A passing tourist guide stopped them arresting me by explaining what the pipes were.
Sunnybank, Forbrae Park, Galashiels, Selkirkshire is available for sale at offers over pounds 275,000, tel Knight Frank on: (01578) 722 814.
The 47-year-old married dad of three lived near Stow, Selkirkshire, and was the great-great-grandson of Christian Salvesen, who founded the company.