Accies plot return to top flight

If you’ve taken a stroll through the chic Edinburgh neighbourhood of Stockbridge recently you may have noticed the scent of renaissance in the air – and no, that’s not the name of the area’s latest hipster-friendly coffee shop.


BT Men’s Cup Final: Best of enemies

THERE has been some classic winner-takes-all battles between Ayr and Melrose in recent seasons. If this weekend’s match [which kicks-off at 3.30pm at Murrayfield on Saturday] lives up to the standards set by these previous encounters


Rising from the ashes in Portobello

It wasn’t so long ago that having the opportunity to run out on the international pitch at Murrayfield was nothing but a fanciful dream for Portobello RFC; in fact, being able to play any rugby at all appeared to be a major challenge.


The magic of Melrose Sevens

by STUART RUTHERFORD AS we venture into Spring, there is perhaps no date that will have been as vigorously encircled in the calendar’s of traditional rugby supporters than this afternoon’s Melrose Sevens. Whilst Hong Kong and Dubai, with