The search for a missing man in Dumfries and Galloway has been called off after the discovery of a body.
Police, Moffat Mountain Rescue Team, the Coastguard and a Royal Navy helicopter had been searching for 69-year-old David Porter who'd gone missing from his home at Ringford between Twynholm and Castle Douglas.
Police have confirmed a body found near Shap is that of a seventy-six-year-old woman reported missing from Crosby Ravensworth last week.
Yvonne Mullen was last seen leaving her home on Thursday to walk her dog in the area of Crosby Ravensworth Fell.
A body was found near Hardendale Quarry on Saturday morning and police revealed this morning it was Yvonne Mullen's.
There are no suspicious circumstances regarding her death and the coroner has been informed.
The body of a man missing from his home in Swadlincote, Derbyshire, has been found in Kershaw Forest in Cumbria.
Steven Rowland's body was found following a joint search involving police from Scotland, Cumbria and Northumbria.
The mystery identity of a medieval knight, buried in a Cumbrian coastal village may finally have been solved.
The perfectly preserved body of a man, who died in the 14th century, was discovered in the grounds of St Bees Priory 32 years ago.
Samantha Parker reports:
The body of a 35-year-old man found behind Dumfries council buildings yesterday (10th April), has been named as Blair McKenna from Lockerbie Road in the town.
Another man found dead on Sunday (7th April) in his home in Queensberry Street in Dumfries, has been named as 28-year-old Stephen Fleming.
Both deaths are being described as unexplained and police are continuing with their investigations.
A man's body has been found at the back of the Council buildings in English Street in Dumfries.
The area has been cordoned off to allow for investigations to take place.
The man found dead on Reeth Road in Carlisle on 28th March has been named as Richard Nugent.
The 39-year-old from Dowbeck Road in Carlisle was found lying in the street at around 6am, but paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene.
Cumbria Police say there are no suspicious circumstances.
Cumbria Police have confirmed that the body of a man found on Reeth Road in Carlisle at around 6.10am this morning (28th March) is being treated as 'unexplained' but not suspicious at this time.
Emergency services were called to the scene after receiving a call from a member of the public, but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.
The coroner has been informed, but the identity of the man is not yet known.
Cumbria Police are currently at Reeth Road in Carlisle where a man's body was discovered at around 6.10am this morning (28th March).
A member of the public alerted the police, who attended the scene along with an ambulance crew, however the man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Detective and Crime Scene investigators are conducting enquiries and investigating circumstances surrounding the death.
Lothian and Borders Police are investigating two deaths in a Borders town.
The bodies of a 22-year-old man and a woman, aged 26, were found in houses in Selkirk on Monday (25th March) and Tuesday (26th March).
It is understood the deaths may be drug related.