The Royal College Of Physicians has responded to research done at the Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary. The report says patients admitted to hospital on bank holidays are more likely to die than those admitted on other days.
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Emma Jesson brings you Saturday night's forecast
Becoming dry and bright on Saturday, turning colder. Wintry showers possible on Sunday and Monday
A look ahead at the weekend forecast for the Border region - and things are getting colder!