As new figures show schools in southern Scotland are performing better than ever, Border Life to talks to the bright sparks about their hopes and dreams as they move onto further education. We meet a very special up-and-coming tennis star, and pay a visit to the darkest part of the region, which is a magnet to stargazers.
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More than £60,000 has been raised to help a Dumfries and Galloway charity save children's lives in Syria.
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