Colm Farrell, from County Galway, is walking 5000 miles through the UK to raise money for charity is in the borders this weekend.
He has arrived in Innerleithen and is about to head for Peebles.
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A prosecutor has urged a jury to convict bus driver Callum Phillips of causing the death of a Rangers fan by dangerous driving.
The Weeping Window is on tour in tribute to the men from the local area who fought and died for their country 100 years ago.
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