Dumfries wrestler Liam Watson is facing off against National Heavyweight Champion James Scott later this month - his first attempt at a sporting title.
His agent says he stands every chance of taking the crown.
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Over a hundred youngsters in Coniston were let out of lessons today to join their school's long tradition of an annual fell race.
A campaign has been launched to push for the restoration of the historic Union Chain Bridge.
Rain overnight. Brighter but cooler Friday. Windy weekend