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Pageant may be cancelled due to lack of members

Galloway Pageant organisers are having to hold an emergency meeting as members of the committee have stepped down in the last few weeks.

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Peter Capaldi as the Doctor

POLL: Who is your favourite Doctor Who?

Peter Capaldi has announced he is stepping down from the role of Doctor Who later this year, with the 58-year-old Glasgow-born star telling the BBC it was ‘time to move on’.

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The shortlist features 14 remarkable women from different fields in Scottish society.

Search is on for gallery’s first Scottish heroine

Stirling’s Wallace Monument is set to add its first female figurehead to its Hall of Heroes gallery within the famous landmark.

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Hit '90s TV show Crystal Maze, famously hosted by Richard O'Brien, is coming back

Start the fans please! Crystal Maze set to return to our screens

Channel 4 has announced that hit ‘90s show Crystal Maze is coming back to our screens.

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Entries from statutory records have been released onto ScotlandsPeople - the family history website operated by the National Records of Scotland.

Latest birth, death and marriage records released

Entries from important statutory records have been released today onto ScotlandsPeople – the family history website operated by the National Records of Scotland.

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New creme egg campaign rolls in

New creme egg campaign rolls in

The Christmas decorations may only just have come down, but the countdown to Easter is underway after Cadbury launched its first Creme Egg ad campaign for four years.

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The Strictly Come Dancing judges

Strictly a grand finale this Saturday

This Saturday night viewers will finally find out who the winner of Strictly Come Dancing 2016 will be.

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Representatives from Dumfries and Galloway Council and other stakeholders at the site of the Kirkcudbright Art Gallery

Works starts on Kirkcudbright’s new art gallery project

The Kirkcudbright Art Gallery project works took a significant step forward this week when on-site works commenced.

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Hazel Stevens had a full house at the Craft Hotel in Wigtown

Full house for debut novelist

Local author Hazel Stevens had a full house at the Craft Hotel in Wigtown last Wednesday, part of many Scottish Book Week events throughout the area.

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Rachel and Jack Dow with Santa and elves Diana and Helene Stetin.

Wigtown’s princesses light up festive season

Wigtown’s festival princesses, twins Diana and Helene Stetina, flew in from Austria specially to perform their ceremonial duties and carry out the Christmas lights switch-on.

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Junior Ballet, Newton Stewart - Spoonful Of Sugar

Don’t stop the dance

Dancers from the Emma Louise Dance Club performed in their latest production, Decennial, at Ryan Centre Theatre, Stranraer on Sunday.

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Ben Affleck and Anna Kendrick star in The Accountant

Film Review: The Accountant (15)

Starring Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J. K. Simmons, Jon Bernthal, Jeffrey Tambor, John Lithgow

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Which of these TV game shows would you most like to see return?

Which of these TV game shows would you most like to see return?

The Crystal Maze is set to return to our TV screens and that got us thinking - which other game show would you like to see back on TV?

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Charlie Sheen reveals all about THAT meltdown, his HIV secret, family and big screen comeback

Charlie Sheen reveals all about THAT meltdown, his HIV secret, family and big screen comeback

Hollywood bad boy Charlie Sheen has revealed big screen comeback plans after admitting for the first time that his public ‘meltdown’ was a result of dealing with his HIV secret.

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Port William Library location remains unknown

The new location for Port William Library was one of the first topics to be discussed at the first meeting of Port William and District Community Council since the election.

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Robin by Claire West

Winter Warmer art exhibition

As we pile on the woolly scarves and gloves with the festive season approaching, TheWhitehouse Gallery invites you to come in from the cold to enjoy the last exhibition of the year.

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Sue Grimes from the Sorbie Quilt Group with her award winning quilt

Sorbie Quilt Group share Sue’s success

Sue Grimes from the Sorbie Quilt Group was overjoyed to receive a Judges Merit Award for a cot quilt she entered in the Scottish Quilt Championships.

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‘Round my corner’ competition - The baby of Waterloo

We have teamed up with the National Youth Film Festival Awards to showcase the best of teenage UK talent in a short-film contest.

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‘Round my corner’ competition - Zara

We have teamed up with the National Youth Film Festival Awards to showcase the best of teenage UK talent in a short-film contest.

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REVIEW: Solway Sinfonia excel

The Solway Sinfonia, now in their 15th year, go from strength to strength.

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