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  • Borders Wheels: Development and Aims

    Community transport provides a vital service in the rural Scottish Borders. Its door-to-door service enables people with a wide range of transport or mobility difficulties to access medical and social services, and it also provides affordable transport for voluntary organisations. For over thirty years BAVS and the Bridge have provided the four local Wheels projects…

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  • Tweed Wheels Administrator recruitment

    We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with good IT and organisational skills to provide administrative support to our Tweed Wheels service. The post holder will provide administrative and booking duties including using our transport data management system. An interest in the voluntary sector and working with people is essential. Administrator Advert Administrator Job Description…

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  • AGM approval of move to Borders Wheels

    The Bridge’s AGM on 2nd November approved special resolutions to change the name of the organisation to Borders Wheels and adopt a new constitution. The current directors were all re-elected and are pictured below, together with former director Alastair Hirst and Chief Officer Morag Walker Left to right: Marshall Wilson, Andrew Findlay, Mike Rumbles (Chair),…

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  • Borders Wheels CEO recruitment

    We are seeking a Chief Executive to provide leadership in establishing the new organisation. This is an exciting opportunity for someone to make a real impact in improving the mobility of older, disabled and other people who have limited transport options in the Scottish Borders. You must have experience of managing staff and budgets. Experience…

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  • AGM 2023

    The 2023 AGM will be held on 2nd November at the Buccleuch Arms, St Boswells at 7pm. The AGM will include votes on changing the name of the organisation to Borders Wheels and adopting a new constitution. AGM Agenda 2022 AGM Minutes Annual Accounts 2022-23 Special Resolution to amend Constitution […]Read More… from AGM 2023

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  • Members update September 2023

    Members were recently sent the attached update about the merger of Berwickshire Wheels and The Bridge’s Wheels projects and membership renewals. The membership form is also attached. […]Read More… from Members update September 2023

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  • Teviot Wheels receives a £1500 donation from Oregon

    Jacqueline Chapman at Teviot Wheels is delighted to have received a donation of £1500.00 from Donald Graham, Commercial Manager, Oregon Division of Barratt Developments plc Charitable Foundation. Teviot Wheels is a community transport service for residents of the Roxburgh area of the Scottish Borders. Our vehicles are based in Jedburgh, Hawick and Kelso and we…

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  • Members update

    The Bridge has been writing to members informing them of the proposed next stages both for The Bridge and the new Borders Third Sector Interface (Borders TSI).  The priorities for The Bridge board are the interests of staff, volunteers and members – and uninterrupted and sustainable services. Also attached is a letter for stakeholders which…

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