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BOGIE'S BIG WIN . . . Dumfries driver David Bogie sprays champagne as he celebrates winning the Scottish Rally in front of his friends and family

Home victory for Bogie

THE RSAC Scottish Rally went right down to the wire on the final stage of the final day – with homegrown hero David Bogie and co-driver Kevin Rae coming out on top.


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Troupe joins the troops

A DANCE troupe joined the Army on exercise in the region this week to find out what it’s really like to be in the military. Five dancers took part in Exercise Solway Eagle with members of the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards as preparation for their stage roles in ‘5 Soldiers’ at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. […]

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A75 A711 - A762 East - Closure

The A75 is closed in both directions between Kirkcudbright Junction and Barncrosh for weekend roadworks.

A74(M) J17 Lockerbie North - J18 Lockerbie South

Start Date: Friday, 23 June 2017 - 00:00
End Date: Monday, 26 June 2017 - 00:00
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