A new support service for those with autism has been launched in the Scottish Borders.
Autism Initiatives is the first service of its kind in the area and will offer specialist services.
More top news
Councillors have voted for a three per cent council tax rise in Dumfries and Galloway.
One of the main roads through southern Scotland is being shut for improvement work.
As February nears its end - snow and ice are going to be a feature.