A group of Moffat Academy pupils have been learning about seafood at Kirkcudbright Harbour.
Lori Carnochan joined them:
One of Scotland's oldest homes is to return to the middle ages this weekend.
Jousting tournaments will take place in the grounds of Traquair House for the annual medieval fayre.
And workshops, performances and demonstrations will show what life was like in medieval times:
Auditions for the new series of the X Factor were held in a shopping centre in Carlisle today. Dozens of hopefuls took the chance to impress talent spotters from the music industry, as Kate Walby reports.
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Samantha Parker meets a photographer whose photos capturing life in Whitehaven during the 1950s and 60s have gone on display at a new outdoor gallery.
A Galashiels barber has shown he's a cut above the rest after being named Britain's Best Wet Shaving Barber.
Luigi Caterino, who runs 'The Italian Job' in Galashiels, took the title at the national final in Birmingham on Sunday.
Barholm Castle ,in Dumfries and Galloway, was a ruin when John and Janet Brennan bought it in 1999.
Having transformed it into their perfect home, they have now put it up for sale.
Greg Hoare went to meet them.
It was a ruin when John and Janet Brennan bought it, in 1999. Having transformed the castle into their perfect home, they're now selling it.Read the full story ›
A couple from Dumfries and Galloway say they hadn't planned to buy a run-down castle and restore it.
But John and Janet Brennan have spent the last seven years and hundreds of thousands of pounds rebuilding Barholm Castle, near Gatehouse on Fleet.
They have now put the property on sale for ££695,000.
A couple from Dumfries and Galloway, who spent years restoring one of the region's historic buildings, are now selling it.
Barholm Castle has an asking price of £695,000.
John and Janet Brennan bought it for just £65,000 in 1999, but say they've spent hundreds of thousands of pounds on the restoration, and stand to lose money.
They're selling the property because they want to be closer to Dumfries.