Galashiels


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Galashiels

(găl'əshēlz`), town (1991 pop. 13,573), Scottish Borders, SE Scotland, on the Gala Water. Famous for its tweeds and woolens, Galashiels is the site of the Scottish Borders campus of Heriot-Watt Univ. There is also a tanning industry.

Galashiels

a town in SE Scotland, in central Scottish Borders. Pop.: 14 361 (2001)
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Scores from Saturday's match in Galashiels were: G Malcolmson 11-23 R Nicol; D MacCormick 21-21 C Thorburn; B Stillie 21-24 S White; J Williams 16-24 S Bebbington.
More recently, the agency reported the bulk of market activity taking place around the hubs of Galashiels, Hawick, Peebles and Kelso.
The works comprise of the design and construction of 39 Extra Care flats and common facilities at Langhaugh, Galashiels, Scottish Border.
To Ruth, his many friends, and especially Willie's family in Galashiels and Fife, we send our deepest sympathy.
Target: 31,062 sq ft retail warehouse in Galashiels
17 May 2017 - UK property investment company Custodian REIT (LSE: CREI)has acquired a 31,062 sq ft retail warehouse in Galashiels, located on the A7 close to the town centre and railway station, the company said.
The new line investment, which added seven new stations - Tweedbank, Galashiels, Stow, Gorebridge, Newtongrange, Eskbank, Shawfair, to existing stations at Newcraighall and Brunstane - has been described by tourism body VisitScotland as "significant tourism magnet".
Lisa, 32, was being comforted by family at her mother Libby's home in Galashiels yesterday.
A 40-year-old woman, from Galashiels, Scotland, has been arrested on suspicion of murder and child neglect and remains in police custody Detective Inspector Nick Connaughton from Blackpool CID said: "This is a tragic situation where a young girl has lost her fight for life following an incident at a swimming pool in a hotel in St Annes.
This year is the company's centenary year and I would like to extend a warm invitation to all ex-members of the company to the Centenary Dinner that will take place in Galashiels Academy on November 29.
The 37-year-old, of Galashiels, Selkirkshire, said: "A passing tourist guide stopped them arresting me by explaining what the pipes were.
Her primary school kids at Galashiels in the Borders are bereft, having lost their mentor.