Pupils from Jedburgh Grammar School have been telling ITV Border how they feel about being given the vote in next years referendum.
Children aged 16 and over will be allowed to vote.
Pupils aged 15-17 have been speaking about how prepared they feel to make such a big decision.
The full report will be on ITV Border this evening.
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High pressure brings a mainly dry spell. Winds become lighter. Feeling warmer in any sunshine during Wednesday
The second of our special reports looks at the history of the Borders Railway - starting with the closure of the Waverley Line in 1969.
Predominantly dry over the coming few days with variable cloud & some sunshine. Cool nights but daytime temperatures recovering a little