Over 1000 Borders pupils to receive vital CPR training each year

Around 6,420 youngsters in the Borders are set to be taught CPR in the classroom before they leave school, with over 1,070 pupils being taught every year [based on the average number of secondary pupils in one set school year (S1 / S2 / S3 etc],  thanks to a national campaign by British Heart Fou

Spring Clean a success in St Boswells

Rachael Hamilton MSP took part in a litter pick in St Boswells at the end of March to highlight the #SpringClean19 Keep Scotland Beautiful campaign.

The litter pick was organised by the St Boswells Community Council, and saw volunteers pick up litter from around the village.