PARTS of the north Solway are at risk of becoming known as the ‘Plastic Coast,’ it has been claimed.
AN AREA of the North Solway shoreline was sealed off late on Friday afternoon after a suspected wartime shell was discovered.
A QUICK-THINKING pub owner battled currents for over an hour in a decorative canoe to save a drowning dog.
A LARGE cavalcade followed Cornet Brook Johnston and his Lass Katy Nelson for the annual Riding of the Marches celebration in Annan today.
PADDLES at the ready — because Annan’s first Kayak Day takes place this Sunday.
A SUCCESSFUL operation today led to the refloating of a scallop dredger which earlier ran aground near Kirkcudbright Lifeboat station early on Friday morning.
A RESCUE effort in up to 70mph winds on the Solway Coast has brought four walkers to safety.
PARTS of a 25-mile long narrow-gauge railway, removed from a large Solway Coast defence depot, are heading to locations worldwide.
A COASTAL rowing race across the Solway was cut short at the weekend after the lead boat was tipped over by a freak wave.
RISING water levels were being monitored in Dumfries and Galloway this weekend as ‘Storm Desmond’ battered the region.
A BODY washed up on the Solway shore in the summer has been identified.
THERE was a bomb alert on the Solway coast near Caerlaverock Castle on Wednesday.
TWO FISHERMEN, both experts on the treacherous Solway Firth, have played a special role on Annan Riding of the Marches Day for more than 30 years.
SOLWAY Sharks Ladies held their first ever prize night with all players receiving a medal to mark their inaugural season as a team.
A TIDAL energy scheme planned across the Solway has been hailed a potentially major boost for Annan.
A TIDAL energy scheme connecting Annan to Bowness-on-Solway is making progress – with a workshop aimed at planning its future.
The Waterside Rooms, at Dornock, has received a Taste Our Best Award fro m national tourism organisation VisitScotland.