There has been a breakthrough in the long running campaign to improve train services to and from Lockerbie.
First Trans Pennine Express has announced that from May next year many more services will stop in the town each day.
Crucially, it will allow passengers to reach Glasgow and Edinburgh before 9 o'clock in the morning.
Tim Backshall reports:
More top news
There is a bit of everything on the way this weekend. Here is your forecast:
Now, all week you've been sending us photos and videos of your Christmas lights and to end the week, we're bringing you the best of them.
Police are putting on extra patrols and in Dumfries there has been a public awareness campaign to warn against drinking too much.