Wigtownshire


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Wigtownshire

(ˈwɪɡtənˌʃɪə; -ʃə)
n
(Placename) (until 1975) a county of SW Scotland, now part of Dumfries and Galloway
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A few hundred youngsters representing teams from Annan, Moffat, Stewartry, Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire and Ayr saw their P4/5 and P6/7 teams playing against each other throughout the day, with great attacking and defensive rugby on show.
Police were called to reports of fighting outside the Black Horse Hotel in Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire, at 11.
I hope the form continues for the remainder of the Six Nations, but this weekend it's back to local league action with Bishopton at home to Wigtownshire and Paisley hosting Uddingston.
The economic viability of Wigtownshire relies heavily on the multiplier effect created by our dairy farmers.
This perfectly balanced black heifer had an udder that flirted with perfection and sold for 3,000gns to R&A Agnew, West Dhuloch, Wigtownshire.
He also created the acclaimed Man on the Beach at Port William, Wigtownshire, left.
The finds were made by teams working on the PS17m A75 Dunragit bypass in Wigtownshire.
Four people from Wigtownshire, who were travelling in a Vauxhall Vectra, suffered minor injuries.
For years, Peter and his older brother Sandy combined farming with training and riding racehorses at the family farm in the depths of rural Wigtownshire.
The Solway Harvester trawler sank in heavy storms off the Isle of Man in January 2000 and its seven crew, from the Isle of Whithorn, Wigtownshire, were all killed.
Two years later, a walker found human remains in Wigtownshire, near Stranraer.
An outbreak has been confirmed in cattle at Culcloy Farm, Isle of Whithorn, Wigtownshire.