Final preparations have been taking place ahead of the annual Guid Nychburris main day which takes place in Dumfries tomorrow, Saturday 21 June.
This year's cornet, Chris Beattie, and his principals have been visiting schools and nursing homes in the town as part of their duties.
The riding of the marches gets underway from 8am.
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The Jim Clark Rally, which is being held away from public roads for the first time in nearly 20 years, is set to get underway this weekend.
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Border collie Jack had an injured leg when he was found near Mickeldore.