Valentine's Day is traditionally the busiest day of the year when it comes to weddings in Gretna Green.
The first of 25 couples will tie the knot at 10am with the final nuptials taking place at 5pm.
The last time Gretna Green witnessed scores of marriages was on the historic date of 12.12.12.
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