Solway Firth

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a large firth on the west coast of Britain between England and Scotland

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Sitting on the 'debatable lands' between Scotland and England, the Solway Coast was once a lawless region roamed by the border 'reivers' (otherwise known as robbers) who would slip back and forth across the border running protection rackets and stealing cattle.
5) Allonby, Cumbria - long, picturesque rural beach which is part of Solway Coast area of outstanding natural beauty.
It will be Alderdice's first tarmac rally in the Sierra, having suffered a broken diff before the start of the Solway Coast rally this year.
Data reported in the Radioactivity in Food and the Environment Report for 2003 show that combined levels (of four radio- nuclides) in all shellfish harvested in an area extending from Kirkcudbright on the North Solway coast as far south as the Ribble Estuary at Preston would exceed the proposed guideline levels.
Kirkcudbright (kir-coo-bree), at the mouth of the River Dee and at the midpoint of the Solway Coast Heritage Trail, earns its reputation as Artists' Town from its strong links with the artistic community, particularly of the West of Scotland.
He was hit with a six month ban in October for mooning at a competitor while he volunteered as a marshal on the Solway Coast Rally.
Armstrong was fined PS1000 and banned from competing for six months for mooning at a competitor's car while working as a marshal at the Solway Coast Rally in August.
The Tynesider is next in action on August 9 in the Solway Coast Rally.
FRIDAY SSW OK, so it's on the Solway coast near Carlisle but the SSW pool party is hosted by the Rhumba Club so we're claiming it for Scotland.
The average is now said to be pounds 185,376 - pounds 102,557 more than 10 years ago, putting the area second only behind the Solway Coast AONB in Cumbria in terms of price rises.
Allonby, Cumbria: long, picturesque rural beach on Solway Coast.
All the sampled winkles picked between the Ribble estuary at Preston and Kirkcudbright on the North Solway coast in 2002 exceeded 1Bq/kg.
The jellyfish have been spotted all along the Solway coast shoreline.
First up was the Solway Coast Rally at Dundrennan on Saturday, with 25 STRC crews among the 73 entries.
Kippford Actor John Gordon Sinclair The place we go to whenever we can is Kippford on the Solway coast, which is on about the same level as Carlisle.