Hannah McNulty spoke to a couple of locals who explained why they volunteer as first responders.
Featured in the video are postman Craig Lusk and mental health nurse Elizabeth Hutchinson:
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An undercover Trading Standards tobacco and alcohol sales operation has shown that local businesses are refusing to sell to underage people.
The Jim Clark Rally is changing the format, this years event on Sunday 31st May will run on private Forestry Commission gravel roads.