News from Dolphinton
David Darling from Dolphinton took this overview of the winter wonderland that is Princes Street Gardens in Edinburgh. If you want to let us know what you think of this week's pictures, go to http://www.facebook.com/bbcscotlandnews. Skiers on Beinn A ...
The court heard Purves was clocked on the stretch of road between West Linton and Dolphinton at around 7.25pm. When police caught up with him, their equipment recorded that he had reached 166.15mph on his Suzuki bike, the court was told.
A motorcyclist has been banned from the roads after being caught doing what is thought to be the fastest speed ever recorded on a Scottish road. Hairdresser Neil Purves was detected by police as he travelled at 166mph on a 60mph stretch of the A702 ...
He was more than 100mph over the limit when he was clocked by police on the A702 at the notorious Dolphinton straight near West Linton, Peeblesshire. Purves, 27, from Cockburnspath, Berwickshire, pleaded guilty to a dangerous driving charge yesterday ...
A FURTHER four drivers have been banned from the road after reaching speeds above 100 miles-per-hour on Scotland's fastest trunk road. The notorious Dolphinton Straight stretch of the A702 has become a hotbed for mad motorists hitting high speeds.
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Weather from Dolphinton
Saturday, 10 of December
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy 6.4º C
Maximum: 7º C
Low: 4° C
Humidity: 93%%
Visibility: 10.0 km
Saturday, 10 of December
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Maximum: 7º C
Low: 4° C
Sunday, 11 of December
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Overcast
Maximum: 7º C
Low: 3° C
Monday, 12 of December
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Maximum: 7º C
Low: 4° C
Tuesday, 13 of December
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Overcast
Maximum: 6º C
Low: 5° C
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