Borders and East Lothian news

Scottish Rugby is set to add some extra spice to the top level of the domestic season by introducing a new piece of competition silverware.
Last Saturday Glenrath Farm Eggs sponsored Peebles travelled west to Newton Mearns for their first RBS premier 2 fixture against Whitecraigs who were promoted from Premier 3 last season but
Last Saturday Glenrath Farm Eggs sponsored Peebles travelled down into Dumfriesshire to take part in the Annan XV’s tournament.
Preston Lodge 1st XV are looking for a fixture on Thursday 25th August either at home or in the Edinburgh area.  Anyone interested please contact Stuart Thomson on
Last Thursday the second of the warm-up games took place at Hawick..
The Peebles Piranhas new season kicks off on Saturday  20th August with a training session at 10.00am at The Gytes which will be followed by a rugby festival.
Hawick RFC are looking for a friendly fixture at Hawick on Saturday 13th Aug or on Tuesday evening
Last Saturday saw the first of the warm-up games with Aberdeen GSFP  the visitors to the Gytes.
 Jim Currie hosted a successful Summer Outing at Haswellsykes – a fine time being had by the large company who attended, with fine food and musical entertainment being appreciated during th
Preston Lodge 1st & 2nd XV are looking for a pre-season friendly on august 27th.