The Royal Burgh of Annan Pipe Band have been declared Champion of Champions 2017 in Grade 3B. The band took part in the World Pipe Band Championships in Glasgow Green on Saturday 12 August.
The band also won the Best Drum Corps Prize. This follows coming first place in the 2017 British and Scottish Championships in May and July.
A memorial paving slab will be unveiled in Glasgow to remember the bravery of a First World War soldier.
Company Sergeant Major John Skinner, from the Kings Own Scottish Borderers, won the Victoria Cross at Passchendaele 100 years ago today after capturing 60 German prisoners.
A man who died as a result of a road traffic collision on the A7 near Stow has been named by Police Scotland as 40-year-old Iain Burnett.Read the full story ›
Skies will continue to cloud over through the morning, with light rain and strengthening winds arriving by midday.
Rain will become heavier through the afternoon and into the early evening.
Maximum temperature 19 °C.
Four Scottish teams were in action in the Scottish Challenge Cup on Tuesday evening.
Stranraer won 3-2 after extra time.
After a day of sunshine and showers further rain is on the way.Read the full story ›
Suicide rates in Dumfries and Galloway have grown for the first time since 2011 to 20 people in 2016, a new report has shown.Read the full story ›
Scotland is welcoming a record number of visitors from all across the world this summer.Read the full story ›