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Fiona Armstrong tells the story of WW1 "agony aunt" Mary Pennyman. Wives and mothers of soldiers from the King's Own Scottish Borderers would write to her for help in overcoming their grief, as well as advice on practical problems. Researchers are trying to find ancestors of the women who wrote these moving letters, now housed in an archive on Teesside.

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Emma Baker sees what's cooking in the kitchen of a successful catering school in the south of Scotland. Students are making meals for paying diners - so the pressure is on! Sandy McCracken reports on how an ancient knitting design is turning up in the latest fashion, and we hear how a Dumfries church is becoming a popular venue for classical music.

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