Bill McLaren bust unveiled

A bust of the man known simply as 'The Voice of Rugby' has been unveiled in his hometown.

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Bill McLaren bust to be unveiled

A bust commemorating the life of the legendary rugby commentator Bill McLaren is being unveiled in Hawick.

The statue of the rugby master, who died in January 2010 aged 80, cost £11,500 and is based in Wilton Lodge Park.

Councillors are hoping that it will become a tourist attraction, along with a proposed rugby heritage centre.

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