80-year-old Dumfries woman evicted from 'eyesore' house

Am 80-year-old woman has been evicted from her home in Dumfries after it was dubbed an eyesore.

'Westies Hame' will be demolished

An 80-year-old woman has been evicted from her home in Dumfries after it was dubbed an eyesore.

Sheriff officers broke into the boarded up property, owned by Vida Paul, with an ejection order.

She's now being re-housed while her home, known as 'Westies Hame', is being prepared for demolition.

Workmen prepare to demolish 'Westies Hame' Credit: ITV Border
The house has been dubbed an 'eyesore' Credit: ITV Border
Workmen have been preparing the demolition site Credit: ITV Border