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Braw Lads Gathering: Your views

People took to Twitter to share their congratulations and enjoyment of the annual Braw Lads Gathering in Galashiels:


@brawlads day 2014. What a day!! Fantastic! Congrats to all involved. On the bright side only 364 days to the next one!.Hip hip........


Woud like to say a Big well done to Gavin,Alice,Daniel,Lucy,Ryan & Nicola on a remarkable week,you are a credit to your town @brawlads


Braw Lads Gathering: Gallop up Scott Street

The annual Braw Lads Gathering is underway in Galashiels. Horses and their riders circled the town before heading back in for more celebrations. Fiona McKenzie posted this picture on our Facebook page of the gallop up Scott Street.

Braw Lads is the biggest festival of the year in Galashiels Credit: Fiona McKenzie

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Riders ford the Tweed for Braw Lads Gathering

Hundreds of spectators lined the banks as horses and riders forded the River Tweed at Abbotsford for the Braw Lads Gathering in Galashiels in the Scottish Borders.

The ride will continue back into the Old Town for a ceremony to celebrate the town's history.

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The Braw Lads Gathering has been held annually since 1930
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The horses and riders ford the River Tweed towards Abbotsford
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The ride commemorates the date Gala lads killed English raiders in 1337
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