A 54-year-old Borders man is walking 500 miles to raise money for charity and follow in the footsteps of his grandfather.
Alistair McIntyre, from Galashiels, is walking from Fife to Kent- recreating the route his grandfather walked in search of work 80 years ago.
Jimmy McIntyre was a miner trying to find a job during the great depression.
More top news
A look ahead at the forecast for the Border region.
Pictures from the commemoration marking the centenary of the Quintinshill rail disaster, which killed more than 200 people, is underway.
The 100th anniversary of Britain's worst rail disaster will be commemorated at a special service today.