Funeral held for Hawick's former provost

The funeral of one of the Border's most prominent public figures has been held today. Councillor Zandra Elliot, who served three terms as provost of Hawick, died on Saturday, aged 73.

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Respects paid to Cllr Zandra Elliot

Politicians and colleagues have joined family and friends to pay their respects to Councillor Zandra Elliot at her funeral in Hawick today.

The former Honorary Mayor of Hawick died of heart problems in hospital on Saturday, 22 February.

Among those in attendance at Teviot Church this morning were MP Michael Moore, MSP John Lamont and councillors from Scottish Borders Council.


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