Excitement is building in Dumfries as Queen of the South prepare for their Ramsdens Cup Final match with Partick Thistle.
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Thousands of people are expected to flock to Brampton to catch a glimpse of the colourful breed, which is more common in warmer climates.
More than 120 young athletes are taking part in this year's Borders Sport and Leisure Sports Academy.
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