A STEWARTRY farmer is set to take the lead role at this year’s Kirkcudbright Riding of the Marches in July. Colin Davidson, 22 of Halmyre Farm, Haugh of Urr, has been selected as the Cornet for the annual celebrations at Kirkcudbright. He will be accompanied by his Lass, Tracey Connelly, 25, a primary school teacher from Lochfoot, near Dumfries. She is currently a teacher at Kirkbean Primary School.
The Kirkin’ of the principals will take place at the local parish church in July and the riding of the marches towards the end of the month.