New figures show that Copeland is the most miserable area in the ITV Border region, while Allerdale and Eden are the cheeriest.Read the full story ›
A large area of low pressure will pass to the north of Scotland during Thursday morning, bringing a brief spell of very strong winds for northern parts of the UK, before the winds ease down from the northwest by the early afternoon.
Gales and locally severe gales are expected to develop across much of Scotland and the far north of England for a time.
Gusts of 50-60 mph are likely in many areas,
Please be aware that potential impacts could include minor travel disruption with some bridge restrictions, and possible damage to trees and structures.
Three travellers have been fined more than £3000 after a fight broke out following cheating allegations in a game of pool against locals.Read the full story ›
The council is starting a public consultation on where to change services to save £20million. One option is a 3% council tax rise.Read the full story ›
Infected trees in forests at Mabie and Heathhall in Dumfries are being removed over the next few months.
Forest Enterprise Scotland is advising people that access to to these forests will be restricted when felling operations start.
The felling will remove trees that are infected with Phytophthora ramorum - a disease which has badly affected larch in the south west of Scotland for several years.
Some un-infected larch will also be removed to help reduce the rate of spread of infection.
The felling will impact on the landscape but it will give us the opportunity to improve the design of the forest. The affected areas will be replanted as soon as possible."
Two women from Dumfries and Galloway have been conned out of £40,000 after scammers posed as BT and gained remote access to their computers.Read the full story ›
Here are the weekend's South of Scotland league results:
- Dumfries YMCA 1 v 6 Mid Annandale
- Lochmaben 0 v 3 Wigtown & Bladnoch
- St Cuthbert Wanderers 4 v 3 Newton Stewart
- Upper Annandale 3 v 4 Heston Rovers
Alternate Cup Semi Finals:
- Nithsdale Wanderers 5 v 1 Creetown
- Abbey Vale 1 v 3 Lochar Thistle
Emma brings you Sunday's weather forecast for the Border regionRead the full story ›
Emma brings you Saturday's forecast for the Border regionRead the full story ›
Judy Murray, the mother of tennis players Andy and Jamie, is spending her second day in the region, to help the development of the sport in more rural parts of Scotland.
Today she'll be at Lockerbie and Moffat, following yesterday's trip to Annan and Langholm.