Crowds fill the Muckle Toon.

IN PICTURES: Langholm Common Riding

Hundreds of supporters from across the region flocked to the Muckle Toon on Friday for Langholm Common Riding’s main celebrations.

From the barley bannock, spade, crown and thistle emblems to the cavalcade, bands and supporters - our photographer Bill McBurnie was there to capture it all...you can read more about it here: https://www.thesouthernreporter.co.uk/news/people/henry-swaps-band-ranks-for-main-role-at-langholm-common-riding-1-4975054

Cornet Henry Jeffrey receives the flag from officiating magistrate Roger Maxwell.
Cornet Henry Jeffrey receives the flag from officiating magistrate Roger Maxwell.
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David Pool takes his turn with the herring as they parade at Langholm.
David Pool takes his turn with the herring as they parade at Langholm.
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The town band decorates their hats for the occasion.
The town band decorates their hats for the occasion.
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Chris Wood carries the herring to the square.
Chris Wood carries the herring to the square.
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