Queens will be without first team regulars Derek Young and Kevin Holt who are both serving two game bans after getting straight reds against Stenhousemuir last weekend. Ryan McGuffie and Stephen McKenna are expected to return to the starting 11 against East Fife this afternoon.
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Paul Brand & guests - including Lib Dem leadership favourite Tim Farron & the SNP's new Border MP Calum Kerr. Watch the full programme here:
A look ahead at the forecast for the Border region.
Preparations have begun for a two day mountain biking event, the Enduro World Series, in the Tweed Valley this weekend.