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Inside the August Issue

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Inside the August Issue

Welcome to the August issue of your favourite, award-winning magazine


* The art of code-breaking: the amazing story of 92-year-old artist

and ‘Glasgow Girl’ Moira Beaty and the top secret work she was involved in

during World War Two

* Bouncing back: How would you cope if, as a keen sportsman, you were

faced with losing a leg or having just three months to live? Champion

wheelchair tennis player Keith Thom’s story is inspirational

* Common Wealth: our Queen’s Baton Relay picture special, with

pictures from Langholm, Gretna, Eastriggs, Dumfries, Castle Douglas,

Kirkcudbright, Newton Stewart and Stranraer

* We will remember them: In our World War One Centenary special we

looks at some local heroes of the Great War and how the region will be

remembering the 1914-1918 conflict. There’s also a special report on HM

Factory Gretna, the greatest factory on earth’, commemorated in The

Devil’s Porridge Museum, which is set to open in its £1.2 million new home

at Stanfield at the end of July.

* Walking: Enjoy a coastal walk from Ardwell to Ardwell Bay, taking in

some of the best views the Rhins of Galloway has to offer

* Wildlife: Go rabbit stalking to improve your wildlife photography skills

* Food & Drink: Ever wondered what it’s like getting up at 4am every day to

bake bread? We go behind the scenes of the flour-power family at award-
winning bakery TA Francis & Sons in Annan, plus: cook up a treat with a

recipe from The Hightae Inn, near Lockerbie, and find out what’s cooking at

Norma Slimmon’s kitchen at the café at A’ The Airts in Sanquhar

* Wigtown Book Festival: BBC Scotland journalist and author Sally

Magnusson on why she loves Wigtown

* Plus 11 pages of Out & Abouts including Eden Festival, Guid Nychburris

Day in Dumfries and Marie Cure Cancer Care Moonlight Walk in Castle


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