Got your summer reading sorted? You haven’t? Well, help is at hand.

A Book Sale is being held at Borders General Hospital on Thursday and Friday, June 27 and 28, 2019, from 9am ’til 5pm on both days. The table will be set up on the ground floor at the foot of the main staircase.

The latest BWF anthology, Border Voices: Coast and Countryside, will be available as well as a wide selection of books published by members. Payment can be made by cash or card.

Thanks to members who have offered to assist at the table. If you can spare some time on either day, please contact secretary Tony Parkinson ( to check on coverage options.

This is the last official engagement of the 2018/19 programme, so pop along to the BGH, have a browse and enjoy a natter with the folks manning the table. And bring some pennies to help the cause.

IMG_2236Joint social with Melrose Literary Society 

Robert Leach leads a reading of Top Girls, a play by Caryl Churchill.

The event takes place on Thursday, June 20, 2019, at 7.30pm in the Ormiston Institute, Melrose.

A light supper will be provided. Members are invited to bring savoury or sweet food and should contact Tony Parkinson ( and Ros Anderson (, who are co-ordinating these donations.

Note: There will be no meeting in St Boswells Village Hall.