WHEN you jet off on your holiday this year, spare a thought — and a stamp — for the residents at Burnfoot Hall in Ecclefechan.
ECCLEFECHAN has been shortlisted to feature on a TV programme – with £10,000 of prize money up for grabs.
THREE men have appeared at Dumfries Sheriff Court in connection with an alleged assault and robbery at Ecclefechan.
DETECTIVES have launched a major investigation after an Ecclefechan man — at home with his schoolboy son — was assaulted and robbed by intruders.
A PETITION, which has attracted more than 25,000 responses, has been raised by residents at an Ecclefechan care home in a desperate bid to help one man keep his pet dog.
THE LOSS of Wednesday Post Office services in Ecclefechan has struck a blow with some residents.
POLICE in Wales have confirmed the completion of their investigation into the death of an Ecclefechan soldier.
A FUND-RAISING effort has been launched to provide a safe well-equipped keep-fit area at The Haggs park at Ecclefechan.
A VILLAGE paid tribute to one of its own in a dignified ceremony on Thursday afternoon.
FAMILY members of a soldier who died while training have spoken of their devastation as they come to terms with the tragedy.
FOOD PROMOTION . . . local MP and Scotland Secretary David Mundell has hosted a reception in London to promote Scottish food and drink businesses, as part of a ‘Taste of Scotland’ series.
AN ANNANDALE community has voiced its shock after thieves ransacked its village nursery – stealing a substantial amount of money.
A LASTING tribute to the fallen has been created by members of a village day centre just in time for Remembrance Sunday.
EXPLOSIONS were heard near Ecclefechan on Tuesday afternoon as bomb disposal experts dealt with three old WWII mortars.
A £54,000 award of Lottery funding will allow a programme of investigation and exhibition focused on an important Roman site in the area.
TWO men have made a brief appearance in court following the recovery of cannabis with a street value of nearly £100,000 from a car on the M74 near Ecclefechan.