COUNCIL officials and politicians are being challenged to drive a ‘dangerous’ stretch of rural road in Annandale — to see firsthand how bad it is.
THERE has been a three-car collision on A75 at Mouswald Banks, near Collin, Dumfries.
PIONEERING plastic roads company MacRebur has launched an industry first when it comes to repairing potholes.
A MILITARY exercise will be taking place in Dumfries and Galloway later this month.
TRAINS between Dumfries and Kilmarnock could be cancelled for up to four weeks.
THE region is on amber alert for heavy snow later today and into tonight.
A DUMFRIES road is closed following a one vehicle crash this morning.
A CHANCE for rail users to meet train bosses at Lockerbie Station to vent their frustrations has been ‘cancelled’.
RAIL bosses are being urged to come to Lockerbie to listen to commuters’ concerns.
THERE is travel disruption on the A7 after Longtown’s Esk Bridge was closed in both directions.
THIS pothole on a back road near Ecclefechan must be one of the biggest in the region.
RAIL passengers from Lockerbie had more bad news this week after fares went up.
THE A75 between Mouswald and Carrutherstown is blocked following a road traffic collision this afternoon.
‘UNACCEPTABLE’ delays and disruptions to rail services at Lockerbie have been flagged up to the UK Transport Secretary.
A ROAD near a popular visitor spot is set to reopen tomorrow after being closed for two months.
A BUSY mid morning train service between Lockerbie and Edinburgh is set to be reinstated next year, following a petition and public backlash.
A GROUP of rail workers “narrowly avoided” being struck by a train travelling at 125 mph near Kirtlebridge.
ONE man has died and another is in a critical condition in hospital following two crashes on the A74(M) this morning.
THE A74(M) is still closed northbound after a second crash in the space of four hours.
LOCKERBIE railway station could be upgraded as part of plans for a new Stirling to London rail service.
A VEHICLE went on fire following a crash on the A74 (M) near Lockerbie on Wednesday afternoon.
HUNDREDS of litres of diesel were spilled on the A74 (M) near Lockerbie after a lorry was involved in collision on Monday afternoon.
DUMFRIESSHIRE MSP Oliver Mundell is in top gear after passing a course run by Dumfries and Galloway Advanced Motorists and Motorcyclists.
DRIVERS locally who risk the safety of themselves and other road users by using mobile phones, speeding or not wearing a seatbelt are to be the focus of a campaign this week.
AN Annan man is in a critical condition following a car crash near Clarencefield.
AN elderly man has died following a crash on the A75 involving three vehicles.
AN elderly man is in a critical condition in hospital at Dumfries following a crash on the A75.
WITH the clocks turning back this weekend, motorists across Dumfries and Galloway are being advised to look out for deer crossing local trunk roads.
MOTORISTS in Dumfries and Galloway now face the possibility of roadside drug tests as Scotland gets tougher on drug driving.
THE A75 and the A77 must be fully dualled to boost business.