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Wheelyboat launched on Loch Ken

The first Wheelyboat in the region has been launched on Loch Ken, southern Scotland's largest loch.

The wheelchair accessible MK III Wheelyboat has been specially designed for disabled people and will provide them with safe access to the water.

Until now Loch Ken was largely inaccessible to wheelchair users Credit: ITV Border

The wheelyboat has a ramp so that wheelchair users can get out and about on the water.

The centre are hoping it will provide a new opportunity for everyone in Dumfries and Galloway to come out and enjoy the sunshine and the scenery around Loch Ken.

Before now Loch Ken had been largely inaccessible to disabled people Credit: ITV Border