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Death of Borders man 'unexplained', say police

Police are treating the death of a man in a Borders village as "unexplained".

The 59-year-old man died at a house in Walkerburn. Officers are now investigating and trying to establish the cause of his death.

The death is currently being treated as unexplained and enquiries are ongoing. A report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal."

– Spokesman, Police Scotland


Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber looking for 'Heritage Angels'

Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber's foundation funds the awards Credit: PA

Volunteer groups and individuals throughout the Borders are being encouraged to enter the 2015 Scottish Heritage Angel Awards.

Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber, whose foundation funds the awards that "acknowledge and celebrate the contributions made to Scotland’s historic environment by volunteers or ‘Heritage Angels’", has urged people to come forward.

Nominations close on the June 30.

“I am delighted that the efforts of individuals and communities in Scotland working to preserve their heritage are to be recognised through these awards. I am passionate about saving heritage at risk and salute all those who volunteer – I urge you to come forward and let us celebrate your achievements.”

– Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber


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