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.