AN Eskdalemuir native captured the eyes of the region – and the nation – when he claimed a “totally unexpected” gold medal at the Invictus Games golf competition in Toronto last week.
ABOUT 1400 cyclists from around the world hit the region’s roads this week as part of a 1415km bike ride.
A FILM set to be screened across the globe premiered in the region yesterday . . . at Buddhist monastery Samye Ling.
SPECIAL prayers for a murdered buddhist leader will be said at Kagyu Samye Ling Monastery and Tibetan Centre at Eskdalemuir this weekend.
POLICE are investigating the theft of a machine worth £3350 from a Tibetan centre at Eskdalemuir.
THERE was a small earthquake in Dumfries in the early hours of Monday, the British Geological Survey (BGS) has revealed.