An 80-year-old woman has been evicted from her home in Dumfries after it was dubbed an eyesore.
Sheriff officers broke into the boarded up property, owned by Vida Paul, with an ejection order.
She's now being re-housed while her home, known as 'Westies Hame', is being prepared for demolition.
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