A fire which forced a family to flee their house in the middle of the night was started deliberately in a "horrendous crime", police have said.
Dumfries and Galloway
Police and the fire service are investigating the cause of a blaze which forced a family to flee their house in the early hours of the morning.
Film hunk Gerard Butler has blamed an Arbroath lighthouse keeper for his shaggy appearance.
A holiday book shop thought to be the only one of its kind could soon be opening an outlet in Asia.
To many people Dumfries and Galloway is just that region that you bullet past on the motorway on a dash between Scotland and England. I’ve been guilty of that too. If you stop off, though, and make some time Scotland’s southernmost region is a real charmer alive with epic ruined abbeys, superb local produce, sweeping sandy beaches, gorgeous scenery and some great places to stay.
Two wind farms, which will between them provide enough power for more than 60,000 homes, have been given the go-ahead by the Scottish Government.
A man and a woman have died in a car crash in south west Scotland.
A new wind farm in Scotland is set to supply half the power needed for Nestle's operations in the UK and Ireland, the company has announced.
A 95-year-old man has died following a car crash in Dumfries and Galloway.