News from Home Basics

Annual General Meeting

Home Basics (Tweeddale) Co Ltd

Annual General Meeting

will be held at

Home Basics, Unit 7, Tweedvale Mills East, Walkerburn


Thursday 12th September 2019 at 6.30pm.

Hawick store CLOSED Sat 18th May and Sat 25th May only

Please note our Hawick store will be closed for 2 days only on

  • Saturday 18th May
  • Saturday 25th May

All other business hours remain as usual Mon - Friday 10-4pm and Saturdays will be open again from June.  We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Mollie MacIntosh

Everyone at Home Basics were saddened to hear of the passing of one of our longest-serving Members and advocates, Mollie MacIntosh.

Mollie was 99¾ years young and a frequent visitor and support of our charity since we moved to Walkerburn in 2003. A regular attendee at our Annual General Meetings, she always showed a genuine interest in our work and would canvass our cause to most of the local organisations with which she was involved. I suspect lots of charities across Peeblesshire will say the same as she knew lots of people and wasn’t shy to use her influence when it benefitted the community.

A true character, she will be remembered and missed by her many friends and contacts across the area.

Many thanks Mollie, for all your kindness and consideration over the years. It was a pleasure to know you.

Dennis Fisher
Home Basics

Driver Support - Volunteer Opportunity

Our friendly and dedicated team are currently looking for reliable van driver Support to help with our furniture deliveries, collections and assist in the Walkerburn warehouse.  Further information noted below.

To express interest or discuss please call our Walkerburn office on 01896 870455 or email:  Please state you are enquiring about Driver Support and provide a contact number in email messages.  Thank you for your interest and we look forward to hearing from you!

Phone numbers

Please note that we are no longer using the 870355 telephone number. Please use 01896 870455 to contact our Walkerburn depot.