THOUSANDS of people are in Langholm today for one of the oldest celebrations in Dumfriesshire.
EXCITEMENT will be at fever pitch in Langholm today as the town celebrates its annual Common Riding.
LANGHOLM’S former police station will be transferred into community ownership for the nominal sum of £1 – provided capital funding for the project can be found by the end of the year.
STORM Georgina has left some homes without power this morning and caused flooding on roads across the region.
NEW safety barriers are being erected on the A7 near Langholm after a 41 tonne crane crashed there yesterday.
A DRIVER who died following a crash near Langholm last night has been named as 18-year-old Harry Blowing from Etterby Scaur in Carlisle.
IT’S a busy year for Langholm mixed media artist Ann Smith whose work is set to feature in exhibitions across the region and further afield.
A SECOND man has been arrested and charged in connection with an alleged bank raid in Langholm last November.
THERE will be further delays on the A7 from this weekend to allow work on the 17th century Skippers Bridge at Langholm.
A MAN was injured after a New Year assault in Langholm.
A WARNING has been given about a potential bogus workman in the Langholm area.
AN ACTION group that has been campaigning for 25 years has set out its highest priorities for a major trunk road running through Eskdale.
POLICE in Langholm are looking to trace a man in connection with a whisky theft in the town.
TOOLS valued at almost £9000 have been stolen from a workshop unit in Langholm.
AN EXTENSION to the newly opened Borders Railway could reap rewards for Langholm, a regional politician has claimed.
A MAN has appeared in court at Dumfries following an alleged incident at Langholm earlier this week.