Dumfriesshire


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Dumfriesshire

(dʌmˈfriːsˌʃɪə; -ʃə)
n
(Placename) (until 1975) a county in S Scotland, on the Solway Firth, now part of Dumfries and Galloway
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The Liberal Democrats have announced that John Ferry will stand for the party in the Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale ANDTWEEDDALE seat, currently held by former Scottish Secretary David Mundell.
Teams of the country's top women's county players from Aberdeenshire, Dumfriesshire, Renfrewshire and Midlothian will all battle it out on the fairways and greens.
Philip Storrie, 53, from Kirkconnel, Dumfriesshire, was giving evidence at the trial of Callum Phillips, who denies causing 39-year-old Ryan Baird's death by dangerous driving.
Alpha Solway, headquartered in Dumfriesshire, is a leading manufacturer and supplier of specialist chemical protective clothing and disposable respiratory products.
I'd like to know why the former boss of the Scottish Crime and Drugs Enforcement Agency Graeme Pearson, a list MSP for Dumfriesshire, never raises anything about the area where he was elected.
The new Clan Maxwell Range - which is being promoted by photos of the family at Lord Maxwells' Caerlaverock Castle on the Solway coast in Dumfriesshire - will include traditional Scottish flavours such as Tayberry and Tweedside Heather Honey.
Trigony Country House Hotel, near Thornhill, Dumfriesshire
In Dumfriesshire locals formed a human chain to rescue 150 kegs of beer from a lorry after it slid off an icy road.
Marshall Ronald, 51, is charged in connection with the theft of the Madonna with the Yardwinder painting from a Dumfriesshire castle five years ago.
The Initiative have petitioned the Scottish Parliament with regard to a parcel of ownerless/neglected land situated at The Rand, Eastriggs, situated between Gretna and Annan in Dumfriesshire.
Don't forget to talk to us." These dreams invited both a continuing dialogue (through dream reentry and conscious dreaming) and expeditions and excavations in ordinary reality, which led me (for example) to Dumfriesshire on the Western Borders, the landscape of my father's people, and into an indelible encounter with a scottiSh Merlin.
Detectives in Durham are working with Dumfries and Galloway police to trace the gang after a pounds 30,000 raid on a supermarket cash machine in Langholm, Dumfriesshire.