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Severe disruption: A75 Dumfries And Galloway both ways

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A75 Dumfries And Galloway both ways severe disruption, from B721 to B6357 Stapleton Road.

A75 Dumfries And Galloway - A75 in Annan closed and queues in both directions from the B721 junction to the B6357 Stapleton Road junction, because of a police investigation. Diversion in operation - via Annan town centre.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Police renew appeal for missing Carlisle teenager

Police have renewed an appeal for a missing teenager from Carlisle, who has now not been seen for five weeks.

Jay Hill
Family/Police

Jay is said to be about 5ft 8in, and of thin build, and he was last seen wearing a red t-short, a grey Under Armour jacket and black tracksuit bottoms.

Jay could also be in the Annan area, where he has links.

Police renew appeal for teenager missing for a month

Police have renewed an appeal for help tracing a Carlisle teenager who has now been missing for almost a month.

Jay Hill
Family/Police

Jay Hill, 17, is 5ft 8in, thin, and was wearing a grey jacket and black tracksuit bottoms when he was last seen on 19 June.

Police say he may be in Annan, where he is believed to have family links.

Lifeboats search Solway after paraglider crash report

Lifeboats from Workington (pictured), Silloth and Kippford, Nith Rescue and coastguard rescue teams from around the Solway Firth were called out last night after reports that a paraglider had been seen to crash into the sea.

Workington lifeboat
RNLI Adrian Walker

The search was stood down when nothing had been found by 02:00 and no one had been reported missing, but several boats are back out today checking the area as a precaution.