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Tributes have been paid to the founder of the Wickerman Festival, after he died as a result of a shooting incident.
Jamie Gilroy, from Dundrennan in Dumfriesshire, was found with severe head injuries at his farm on Thursday 18th December.
The 66-year-old was taken to Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary but later died.
Police Scotland say there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death.
So sad to hear the awful news about Jamie Gilroy this morning. Our thoughts are with his family and friends, and all at Wickerman.
Feeling so so today sad to hear about the death of Jamie Gilroy @wickermanfest - out thoughts are with his family
Very sad news about Jamie Gilroy. A gent who did so much for Dumfriesshire.
Another day with a mix of crisp winter sunshine and blustery showers.
Remaining windy, though the wind should ease a little through the afternoon, and the showers will also fade. Maximum Temperature 9C.
The family of the founder of the Wickerman Festival have expressed their shock and sadness at his death following a shooting incident.
Jamie Gilroy was found at his farm on Thursday 18th December with serious head injuries. He was taken to the Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary.
Following his death, Mr Gilroy's family released the following statement:
'It is with immense sadness that we confirm Jamie's death. This has come as a huge shock to us, to his many friends, and to members of the local and wider festival community in which he played such a vibrant part. We’d like to thank everyone for their support at this very difficult time.'
There will be further blustery showers overnight, these will be wintry over the hills.
It will remain windy with likely gales in exposure.
Clear spells will lead to a chilly night, but the strong winds will mostly prevent a frost. Minimum Temperature 3C.
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Outbreaks of rain reaching northwest Scotland in the early hours of Sunday will spread southeast across the country during the day.
The rain will become persistent and often heavy across western areas.
Gales are expected to affect parts of southeast Scotland and northeast England at times during Sunday and Monday.
Gusts between 55 and 65 mph seem likely over and to the east of hills.
A colder day than of late, and another windy day, with a mixture of sunshine and a few blustery showers.
The showers will be wintry at times over the hills. Maximum Temperature 8C.