This week marks Sir Alan Beith's 40th year as the Liberal Democrat MP for Berwick Upon Tweed.
He announced in August that he would not stand for re-election in 2015.
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A man has been found dead outside a property in Carlisle, and five people have been arrested.
The woman who died in yesterday’s collision on the A689 has been named as Maureen Smith, aged 86, of Heads Nook, Brampton.
A look ahead at the weekend forecast for the Border region.