Central Borders

This group covers the area of the Central Borders. Landscapes range from montane in the west to the lowland valleys of the Tweed and Teviot. The area is particularly noted for its basin mires and raised bogs.

What we do

– Our main aim is to conserve and improve the wildlife of the Central Borders
– We inform members about wildlife and wildlife issues
– We give members opportunities to develop skills related to the observation and conservation of wildlife

How to get involved

Volunteers can help out with:
– Hospitality at meetings and talks
– Practical conservation work and wildlife recording
– Fundraising
– Involvement with local planning
– Assisting school visits
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Group information

Contacts

Alison Smith (Chair) - 01896 754082

Malcolm Lindsay (Secretary) - 01896 753425

Email
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GROUP MEETINGS

Where and when?

Where we meet

The Scottish Wildlife Trust Central Borders Group meets at the Langlee Community Centre, Marigold Dr, Galashiels, TD1 2LP.

Directions

From Galashiels centre take B6374 (Langlee, Gattonside). Turn left into Hawthorn Rd then immediate right into Mariold Dr. The Centre is at the end of Marigold Drive. Any bus going to Langlee should get you there.

Get directions

GROUP NEWS

Central Borders news

Downloads

Our 2019 Outings programme
is now available on the
Events Leaflet download.
Minutes of our April 2019
AGM are available
on the Notices Leaflet download

Spottiswoode Woodland

An afternoon visit to Spottiswoode with owner and botanist/bryophyte expert David Long. For details see 2019 Outings programme (Events Leaflet Download)

FURTHER READING

About Central Borders

Out & about

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