A WEEK of World Championship ice hockey created a £180,000 boost for the region.
GREAT Britain under-20s have arrived in Dumfries and had their first training session ahead of the U20 World Championship which starts this weekend.
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.
WORLD championship ice hockey will once again be coming to Dumfries as Team GB beat the rival vote from Romania for the right to host the next event.
A DUMFRIES man grabbed gold for Team GB at the Fazza International Para-Archery Championships in Dubai last weekend.
A YOUNG Dumfries curler is taking part in an Olympic event in Norway this weekend.