Queen's Baton Relay: Langholm

Crowds and pipers were up early this morning and were out on the streets of Langholm to welcome the baton relay to Dumfries and Galloway.

The street were lined with people of all ages Credit: ITV Border
Dale making his way to the monument Credit: ITV Border

The baton started at Langholm Monument and was carried by Common Riding Cornet 2014, Dale Irving supported by his right hand man Alasdair Cavers and left hand man, Andrew Elliot.

There were five baton bearers from the town Credit: ITV Border

Langholm Pipe Band and Langholm Town Band lead the Cornet and The Queen's Baton down Langholm High Street.

People were up early to see the relay leave Langholm Credit: ITV Border

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