The Ryder Cup trophy made an appearance in the Scottish Borders today.
The trophy, one of the most famous in sport, is visiting a number of golf clubs in Scotland ahead of the Ryder Cup competition at Gleneagles in September.
The trophy arrived this afternoon - coinciding with a week of coaching for the young players of the future. Tim Backshall reports
Ryder Cup Trophy is in Hawick today.
Children who've been having golf lessons at the Hawick Gold Club got the chance to see it.
The club is the only one in the Borders to get a visit from the trophy.
The Ryder Cup competition will be played in Gleneagles, Perthshire in September.
The Ryder Cup will be at the Hawick Golf Club later today.
It's there as part of a coaching programme being run there this week for children.
The club will be the only one in the Borders to get a visit from the trophy.
Don Powell, drummer of 70s glam rock band Slade, will perform in the Borders for charity in July.
It is almost 50 years since Slade played their first ever Scottish gig in August 1965, in Hawick, back when they were known as the N'Betweens.
Powell plans to stop by Hawick Town Hall before visiting Kelso Bikefest where he will sign autographs and play with bands to raise awareness for autism. Kelso Bikefest begins on the 4th July.
The economy might be showing signs of recovery but youth unemployment is still a big problem on both sides of the border.
A new community cafe in Hawick is hoping to help young people onto the employment ladder.
The Almond Tree, which opens on Friday 25 June, will reinvest profits back into youth projects in the Borders.
Katie Hunter reports:
A new community cafe designed to help disadvantaged young people find a job is due to open in the Borders next week.
The Almond Tree on Hawick High Street opens on Wednesday 25 June. It will offer work placements and life coaching. Any profits will be reinvested into youth work across the Borders.
This year's Hawick Common Riding will be taking place later today (5th June).
The event - which commemorates the historic battle between the Scots and the English in Horns-hole - is the first of the Common Riding calendar.
People from across the Borders are expected to take part.
Two hundred soldiers have taken part in a military parade in Hawick.
1 Scots were in the town to mark their battalions move to Northern Ireland later this year.
Royal Regiment of Scotland cheer for riders taking part in the Denholm ride-out through Hawick
The Royal Regiment of Scotland (1 Scots) are to perform a Guard of Honour for riders involved in Hawick Common Riding.
The two parties will meet on Hawick High street at 1pm.
1 Scots are in the town to parade on the same day that the annual Denholm ride out takes place in the town.