Flood defences will put "Whitesands back where it should be"

"I think it will be excellent for Dumfries, and hopefully put the Whitesands back where it should be, as a pinnacle part of the town centre, and the Chandalese approach that we have with the trees and people rather than cars, I think will be very positive."

– Jacquie Brown, owner of Jaquie's salon in Dumfries

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Dumfries flood defence scheme

There are mixed feelings from businesses in the Whitesands area of Dumfries over a new flood defence scheme planned for the area.