Man dies on farmland

Police in Stranraer are investigating the death of 37 year old Alistair Irving from Leswalt who was found on farmland near Drummoreon Saturday.

It is believed that the death occurred during the course of his employment.

A police spokesman said: “We can confirm that the man’s family have been informed, but cannot comment further until fuller details of the incident have been established. A joint investigation involving Police and the Health and Safety Executive has been launched.”