Dumfriesshire

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Dumfriesshire

or

Dumfries,

former county, SW Scotland. Under the Local Government Act of 1973, Dumfriesshire became (1975) part of the new Dumfries and Galloway region (now a council area).

Dumfriesshire

(until 1975) a county in S Scotland, on the Solway Firth, now part of Dumfries and Galloway
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In Dumfriesshire, Scotland, routine serologic screening for BLV detected seropositivity in 2 calves, which were artificial insemination bull candidates.
Judges included Ian McAndrew of Blackaddie Country House Hotel in Dumfriesshire, Scotland, Ross Turner of the Hilton Dunkeld in Scotland, John Connell of En Place Foods and chef Parichat Somsri Kirby of Caf 21 at Fenwick in Newcastle.
Leading the roll of honour was Milk Link's Lockerbie Creamery, in Dumfriesshire, Scotland which was awarded the Reserve Supreme Champion (UK) trophy for its Mature Cheddar and the Danisco Trophy for Best Vegetarian Cheddar.
The British Blue championship went to Broomfield Vivienne, last year's overall winner, owned by Kevin Watret, who farms in Annan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
Segart Garth Lochead, 69, is alleged to have travelled to St Helens from his home in Dumfriesshire, Scotland, to target the complainants.