Calls for independent petrol price watchdog

Local MP John Lamont has joined calls for an independent price watchdog to be set up for petrol and diesel to tackle rip off prices in the Scottish Borders.

‘Use it or lose it’ Post Office plea

As the Christmas rush comes to an end, Borderers are being urged to continue to use their local post offices and to spend money in the shops hosting them.

Festive robin chosen as card competition winner

A very festive robin created by Eyemouth High School pupil Cameron Carvill has been chosen as the winner of John Lamont MP and Rachael Hamilton MSP’s Christmas Card Competition this year.

How I will vote on Brexit deal

When I was elected as Member of Parliament for Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk, I made a promise to people in the Borders that I would put them first, ahead of party politics.