There are fears over the future of employment in Langholm after the town's last major textile mill went into administration.
More than 30 people have been made redundant at Reid and Taylor, which makes cloth for luxury brands.
It is another blow for a community which was built around the industry.
Hannah McNulty has been looking at what the future holds:
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