A fire which devastated a historic cottage near Dumfries is now being treated as suspicious.
The fire was discovered at Cruck Cottage in Torthorwald at around 10.55pm on Tuesday 9 January and caused extensive damage to the Grade A listed building.
A joint fire investigation will take place later today. Anyone with information should call 101 quoting PDG 0007240118.
A joint police and fire investigation is underway to determine the 'unexplained' death of a man killed in a house fire in the Scottish Borders.
Emergency services were called to The Corn Mill in Hawick just before 10am, where the body of a man was discovered and he was pronounced dead at the scene.
A report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.
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A vehicle fire closed the A69 near Bardon Mill both ways between Well Bank (Bardon Mill) and A686 (Haydon Bridge).
Temporary traffic lights were later put in place while a damaged telegraph pole was repaired. The traffic lights have since been removed and repairs are now complete.
One lane has reopened on the A75 following a tractor fire on the road a mile west of Annan. The road was blocked earlier today in both directions because of the incident. Drivers are still advised to expect delays.
Network Rail say trains have began running out of Euston with an amended timetable in place following a line side fire near Wembley.
Passengers are advised to still check before they travel with their train operator or visit www.nationalrail.com.
Some services on the West Coast Mainline are disrupted because of a line side fire near Wembley. All services between Milton Keynes Central and London Euston are currently suspended - this is also causing delays for those travelling north.
Travellers are urged to check with their train operator or nationalrail.co.uk before making journey arrangements.
Cumbria Fire and Rescue were called to a large fire in a Workington garage on Clay Flatts Trading Estate at 8.58am this morning, Friday 8 September. Locals were able to see smoke coming from the premisis:
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A fire investigation and review of CCTV has been carried out at the Little Italy restaurant in Dumfries, ruling there are 'no suspicious circumstances' surrounding the incident.
The joint investigation and was carried out at 1pm on Monday 4 September 2017 at the restaurant on Moffat Road, Dumfries.