Florence Mine film

A film based at Florence Mine in Egremont will premiere on Saturday 15th December.

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Rain doesn't deter crowds at Carlisle pageant

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A wet start to the day didn't stop the fun Credit: ITV Reporter Ryan Dollard

Hundreds have arrived to enjoy the Carlisle Pageant despite the inclement weather. The pageant marks the start of a week long celebration of the city's culture and history. Stilt walkers, face painters and jugglers will perform as well as appearances from famous characters from the city's past.

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Today's pageant will celebrate Carlisle's history Credit: ITV Reporter Ryan Dollard
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Performers in Carlisle this morning Credit: ITV Reporter Ryan Dollard
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The weather forced some to seek shelter Credit: ITV Reporter Ryan Dollard
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Fun at the Carlisle pageant Credit: ITV Reporter Ryan Dollard

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Thousands turn out for Youth Beatz Festival

12,000 people attended this year's festival Credit: Dumfries and Galloway Council

Police have praised the behaviour of the 12,000 young people who turned up to the Youth Beatz Festival in Dumfries.

Amelia Lily was one of the festival's performers Credit: Dumfries and Galloway Council

The event passed off without the trouble which marred last year's festival.

Teenagers from across Dumfries and Galloway saw acts like rapper Professor Green and X Factor finalist Amelia Lily as well as local performers.

This is the fourth year the event has been held Credit: Dumfries and Galloway Council
Professor Green performing at stage Credit: Dumfries and Galloway Council

It is the largest free youth festival of its kind and the fourth year it has been held.

The crowds turned out in full for the festival Credit: Dumfries and Galloway Council

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Full Report: Flodden at the Fringe

The 500th anniversary of the Battle of Flodden is just weeks away and dozens of events and activities are taking place mark it.

As part of the build up, a theatre group from the Scottish Borders is staging a play at the Edinburgh Fringe.

They say they want to raise the profile of the battle - which changed the course of Scottish history.

Watch the full report below.

Full Report: Lockerbie bombing remembered at Edinburgh Festival

This December will be the 25th anniversary of the worst terrorist attack in the UK, the Lockerbie bombing.

To mark this, a new play has been written that's being premiered at the Edinburgh Fringe this month.

'Lockerbie: Lost Voices' challenges audiences to keep asking questions about what really happened.

Kathryn Samson went along to rehearsals - watch her full report below.

Dumfries DJ Calvin Harris smashes chart records

Calvin Harris has topped his own record - which was previously set in April Credit: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Dumfries-born DJ and producer Calvin Harris has made chart history, for the second time, after becoming the first act to score nine top ten hits from the same album.

Calvin Harris is originally from Dumfries Credit: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire/Press Association Images

The Scottish star had previously broken chart records in April of this year when he notched up eight top ten hits from his album "18 Months".

His new personal best comes with the release of single "Thinking About You" with singer Ayah Marar - which ranked at number nine in the charts this weekend.

The album has sold more than 543,000 copies in the UK since its release in October.

Calvin Harris shows off his pride in his Scottish roots while performing Credit: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire/Press Association Images
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