Campaign calls for Borders rail road to stay open

Campaigners battling to stop a road being permanently shut in Galashiels due to the Borders Railway development holding a public meeting tonight.

The Borders Railway project will see 30 miles of rail built between Edinburgh and Tweedbank Credit: ITV News

The route between the A7 and the A72 at the northern end of the town has been closed to allow work on the Borders Railway to take place and is not expected to reopen.