Hawick to host summer music festival

The festival is set to be the biggest Hawick has ever seen Credit: Heart of Hawick Music Festival

A music festival will be taking place in the Scottish Borders next month.

From Friday 4 August to Sunday 6 August, the Hawickfest will include performances at the Hawick café and auditorium.

Organisers say it is the biggest music festival set to take place in the town, with over a dozen artists, including Boo Hewerdine, who has written for The Corrs and Mel C, and Dean Friedman set to perform.