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Regional Clubs await update

ANNAN Athletic and Queen of the South are to hear from the Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) regarding the coronavirus pandemic.

Living in lockdown

A DUMFRIESSHIRE woman who now lives in Italy has been describing events in the coronavirus hit country, where over 800 people have so far died.

Queens and Annan football matches OFF

QUEEN of the South and Annan Athletic fixtures have been suspended with immediate effect amid coronavirus concerns. 

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Region reacts to youth football heading ban

YOUNG footballers across Dumfries and Galloway will have to change their game style after heading was banned for safety measures.

Magazine move to honour TV presenter

BUSINESSES in Annan have been removing gossip magazines from their waiting rooms following the tragic death of television presenter Caroline Flack.

Supercalifragilis . . .

THE cast and crew of Annan Academy’s forthcoming Mary Poppins show have received a very special good luck message.

Living happily ever after 65 years on

A COUPLE who first met at a dance were full of joy on Tuesday as they reached a marriage milestone.

A75 closed after three-vehicle collision

THERE has been a three-car collision on A75 at Mouswald Banks, near Collin, Dumfries.

‘Heading’ for removal?

A CONTROVERSIAL Annan statue that has been headless for more than six months could be removed – if community councillors can work out who owns it.

Celebrating success at Seaforth Tennis Club

ANNAN’S Seaforth Tennis Club celebrated another fantastic year at their fifth annual awards event on Friday night at the Corner House Hotel.

Last orders

TIME will be called at an ancient Annan hostellery today.

Steak pie is a silver success

IT’S official . . . one of the best steak pies in the world is made right here in Annan

Body recovered from Solway Firth

Police have confirmed that a woman’s body was recovered from the Solway Firth near Cummertrees yesterday.

Advice issued following Annan chimney fires

THE Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) has issued advice to householders after crews were called to two chimney fires at neighbouring Annan streets earlier this week.

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Brace for wind and rain

WARNINGS are in place for heavy rain and high winds across the region from this evening.

Mum inspired home system invention

A HOME monitoring system has been launched by an Annandale man after he needed to keep an eye on his elderly mum.

Last orders at historic pub

ANNAN’S oldest pub which has numbered Robbie Burns and Bonnie Prince Charlie among its customers will close its doors for good next month.

High praise for whisky

A WHISKY made in Annan has won a major international accolade.

Bomb alert

AN UNEXPLODED war bomb shut down a network of roads near Annan this week as the bomb squad descended on a scrapyard.

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Hair we go


Third cinema screen on track for 2020

PLANNING permission for a third cinema screen at Annan Lonsdale has been signed off.

Tuk tuk plan is a no no

A PROPOSAL for a new and alternative mode of transportation for Annandale has been rejected by Dumfries and Galloway Council.

Winter is coming

New ‘royalty’ arrived into Annan this morning.

Winter is coming

ROYALTY was spotted in Annan this morning.

Boris loses his head!

BORIS Johnson lost his head last night . . . literally!

Author Ed details his life of pain

AFTER 12 years of pain, countless examinations, doctors, specialists, gruelling fasts and extreme diets, an Annan man has released a book detailing his journey to become pain-free.

National academy comes calling for Finlay

AN Annan youngster is running for joy after being selected for the the prestigious Scottish Athletics National Academy in Edinburgh.

Girl, 12, in alleged attack

ANNAN police are investigating an alledged unprovoked attack on a 12-year-old dog walker.

History town project set to get official

THE OFFICIAL launch of Annan the History Town will take place next week.

‘Exciting’ plans

HINTS have been made of more “exciting” plans for the former Pinneys site in Annan, which closed exactly a year ago.

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