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Photos: celebrations in Kelso and Yetholm

Kelso Laddie Fraser Hastie leads the ride-out. Photo: ITV Border

Hundreds turned out to watch the 200-strong cavalcade ride from Kelso to Yetholm today, during the Kelso Civic Week.

A band entertains crowds in Yetholm Credit: ITV Border

The festival was started in 1937, so that Kelso could have a Common Riding similar to the other towns in the Borders.

Riders of all ages join in. Credit: ITV Border

Since then, the tradition has continued, with the ride-out to Yetholm on the Saturday a highlight for the lead rider, the Kelso Laddie and his followers.

Dancing in Yetholm. Credit: ITV Border