Billy Duncan from Moffat is being honoured with a British Empire Medal for voluntary service to the Royal British Legion Scotland.
He is the chairman of the Moffat Branch and recently led a campaign to stop the town's war memorial from being surrounded by parking spaces:
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Workers have finished building a new flood defence wall near Appleby swimming pool. Other defences are still being built.
Flood defences at Glenridding are being improved, in a bid to reduce the chance of the village flooding.
Foodbanks in the region are appealing for volunteers and donations from the public. But how many adults, and children, do they feed?