Today is the 12th day of the 12th month of 2 thousand and 12.
Some have predicted it would be the end of the world. But others see twelve twelve twelve as a good day to get married.
However, at Gretna Green, it's been the busiest day of the year.
Matthew Taylor reports:
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A man who stole around £200,000 worth of clothing from his employer has been jailed for almost two years.
The Jim Clark Rally, which is being held away from public roads for the first time in nearly 20 years, is set to get underway this weekend.
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