Borders and East Lothian news

Hawick RFC is backing a national campaign to encourage more Scots to join the NHS Organ Donor Register. 
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