A school trip as part of a project by the Nith Catchment Fisheries Trust is hoping to teach children about the fishing industry in South West Scotland.
It's hoped that it could inspire some of the children to become involved in the industry in adult life.
Local fisherman Peter Hutchinson says that fishing it part of their 'heritage' that he hopes will continue through the generations.
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A look ahead at the forecast for the Border region
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Chilly start. Some frost in places, icy patches possible too. Cloud and sunny spells today, hazier in the west later