She is rare and small, and only three weeks old. Hope is a Mediterranean donkey born on a farm in Carlisle.
Her mother rejected her a few days after she was born, leaving her vulnerable.
Now she's in an even rarer category- a donkey hand reared by humans.
Andy Burn reports:
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Remaining windy in the west. Heavy rain on Sunday morning
A consultation is to begin in Melrose to look at the possibility of charging for car-parking all year round in the town's main car park.
Very windy in the west today, gusts 50-60mph. Less breezy further east 20-25mph. Stagnant weather situation with lots of cloud around