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Hospital bosses at Dumfries Infirmary have announced the name of the company that will build a new £200million hospital.
High Wood Health is the preferred bidder for NHS Dumfries and Galloway. The building work on the new hospital on the outskirts of Dumfries near the A75 will start in the spring of next year.
Police are warning drivers to take extra care when fitting children into car seats. That's after a three year old boy suffered serious injuries when he unfastened his own seatbelt, wandered into the road and was knocked over by a car.
The accident happened on Saturday afternoon in Dumfries. Lori Carnochan has more.
A hospital in the Scottish Borders has become the latest in Scotland to go entirely smoke free.
Bosses at Borders General in Melrose have banned smoking in all parts of the hospital including outside.
It's gone smoke free as part of Scottish government plans to have all Scottish hospitals non-smoking by 2015. This means that if you are a smoker you cannot smoke anywhere on site, including the use of e-cigarettes and vaporizers.
Health officials want to promote a healthier life style.
When water engineers in the Eden Valley noticed increasing nitrate levels in the untreated water they were collecting, they had to come up with a solution.
Rather than building an expensive and complicated treatment plant, they decided to test a technique more commonly used in the mineral water industry.
Katie Hunter's been to find out more:
Engineers in the Eden Valley have found an original way to purify water before it reaches people's taps.
When United Utilities noticed increased nitrate levels in some of its raw water, it built two new boreholes both 300 metres deep.
Engineers now blend water from deep underground with water closer to the surface. The company says its helped to improve the quality of its product for people in Cumbria.
A similar technique is used by the mineral water industry.
A dentist in Penrith is asking patients to join his 'Toothbrush Amnesty' to raise awareness about oral health.
The practice says that good toothbrushes are important for good oral health and recommend replacing a toothbrush every three months. A toothbrush can have 10 million bacteria living on it which can cause gum disease, tooth decay and bad breath.
Patients of Stricklandgate Dental Practice are being offered a new toothbrush in return for their old one, for free, if they make an appointment in September which is 'Oral Health' month.
– Dr Satya Patel, Stricklandgate Dental Practise
'I’ve seen lots of cases of poor oral health and some simple things can be done to ensure problems like tooth decay can be prevented.
We decided to run a Toothbrush Amnesty to help people recognise the importance of maintaining good oral health and give patients the opportunity to kick start their new regime with a brand new toothbrush!'
According to a report carried out for breakfast cereal manufacturer Kelloggs one in ten pupils in Scotland come back to school after not eating enough during the school holidays.
In the North West of England that figure is one in six. Around a third of teachers say they've noticed pupils coming back to school underweight, while about a quarter of all parents say the holidays put an extra burden on their food budget.
Research carried out by a cereal company has revealed that one in ten Scottish children are not getting enough to eat in the school holidays.
One in nine parents admitted that they struggle to feed their children three meals a day during the school break.
In an exclusive interview with ITV News, the family of a man killed in an accident at a slaughter house in the Scottish Borders say they now finally have some closure after the company who owned the abattoir was found guilty of health and safety breaches, following his death.
David Barker was killed at the Galashiels-based Abattoir in January 2011. The company has now been fined £100,000 over failings that led to his death.
Jenny Longden has been speaking to his family.
The family of a man who died after an accident at work have said they feel 'a sense of justice' after the company was found guilty of health and safety breaches.
David Barker was killed at work in a Galashiels-based abattoir in January 2011.
His stepson, Kevin Telford, says he can move on now that he knows 'the truth':