A festival which claims to be the biggest celebration of Burns Night in the world is underway Dumfries. Thousands of people are in the town this weekend as it plays host to hundreds of special events.
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Rather windy at times but many places dry and bright with scattered showers.
A look ahead at the weekend forecast for the Border region.
After a nine-month re-development, people can now journey on the La'al Ratty railway to the new Ravenglass Railway Museum.