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).
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Dumfriesshire

(until 1975) a county in S Scotland, on the Solway Firth, now part of Dumfries and Galloway
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He said:"The biggest threats to jobs and prosperity for the people of Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale are a Nationalist-engineered separation of Scotland from the UK and aTory-engineered hard exit of the UK from the EU.
However, with 2018 Curtis Cup player Shannon McWilliam (Aberdeenshire), ex-professional Corisande Lee (Dumfriesshire) and Kate McIntosh in the Midlothian team amongst others in attendance.
Ryan, from Sanquhar, Dumfriesshire, died in October 2016 in the crash at Crossroads roundabout, near Kilmarnock, as he and 36 fellow Rangers fans were travelling to Glasgow.
Alpha Solway is headquartered in Dumfriesshire, which is also the location of their design and manufacturing facilities.
Has Mr Pearson been told to ignore the victims of crime in Dumfriesshire? – James Duff, Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire
"My father was born and farmed in Dumfriesshire, where the family seat of the Maxwells is situated at Nithsdale and we have long been involved in the Borders turbulent history.
Where and why Deep in the lush Dumfriesshire countryside lies this laid back family-owned country house hotel.
The painting was stolen from Drumlanrig Castle on the Duke of Buccleuch's estate in Dumfriesshire in 2003.
Arla Foods UK has announced plans to open a new Scottish dairy at Lockerbie in Dumfriesshire early in 2005.
Margaret Scott, 62, was picking up a pounds 4.4 million cheque from Annan Athletic FC in Dumfriesshire.
The Dumfriesshire trainer said: "We have a strong team of chasers, so we should have lots of winners over fences.
The bodies of Peter Elliot, aged 19, and his girlfriend Catriona Cook, aged 17, were discovered in a room at his father's farm three miles outside Sanquhar, Dumfriesshire. The discovery was made by Peter's father, Mr John Elliot, at Clenries Farm in the early hours of Sunday when he was on the way home from a farmers' dance.