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Inspirational Jane a true Scottish heroine

I FELT humbled and honoured to take part in an event in eastern Europe last weekend which was dedicated to a south of Scotland missionary who gave her life to help protect Jewish schoolgirls in World War Two.

MP and MSP tour busy Annan factory

KEEPING workers safe across the world is the team mission at a busy Annan factory.

Alpha Solway in Queensberry Street manufacture a range of personal protective equipment and clothing.

Brexit Journey Goes On

AS I write, Brexit still dominates the news.

Things might have changed by the time you read this -- but if we are still seeking a way forward I’ll be every bit as frustrated as most people are with the situation we’re in.

MP battles on for 'blackspot' solution, despite setback

Dumfriesshire Clydesdale and Tweeddale MP David Mundell has expressed disappointment that a Conservative motion to improve Leadburn junction has been rejected by members from other parties on Midlothian council.

Mollie McIntosh MBE

I WAS saddened this week by the death at the grand old age of 99 of a great community stalwart, Mollie McIntosh, MBE, who lived in Walkerburn and was well-known across the Borders.

MP joins tributes to New Zealand shooting victims

LOCAL MP David Mundell has signed a book of condolence in the aftermath of the horrific mosque shootings in New Zealand.

He this week visited the New Zealand High Commission in London where he wrote a message on behalf of the people of Scotland.

MP and MSP welcome sale of former Pinneys' factory

Dumfriesshire Clydesdale and Tweeddale MP David Mundell and Dumfriesshire constituency MSP Oliver Mundell have warmly welcomed the sale of the former Pinneys' food processing factory at Annan.

MP reveals top music choices

AN INSIGHT into the musical tastes of Dumfriesshire MP David Mundell will be aired this weekend on Dumfries and Galloway's newest radio station.

Borderlands boost delivered

MP and MSP welcome Chancellor's investment package confirmation

A LANDMARK deal, which is set to help boost the economy of the Borderlands for a decade and beyond, has been welcomed today by Dumfriesshire Clydesdale and Tweeddale MP David Mundell and Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell.