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In pictures: baton relay day 6 - Dumfries and Galloway

The Queen's Baton has reached its sixth day, and is making its way through Dumfries and Galloway.

Riders from the Langholm Cornet relay the Queen's Baton in the hills surrounding Langolm in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture: Ben Birchall.
Riders from the Langholm Cornet relay the Queen's Baton in the hills surrounding Langolm in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture: Ben Birchall.

The baton will begin its tour in Langholm, and will pass through Gretna, Eastriggs, Dumfries, Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbright and Newton Stewart, before finishing up in Stranraer.

Tomorrow - day seven - will see the baton travel through South Ayrshire, stopping at Ballantrae, Girvan, Maybole, Alloway, Rozelle Park, Mossblown, Tarbolton, Symington, Dundonald, Troon, Prestwick and Ayr.

Actress Ashley Jensen accompanies Damone Barnes and Sally Virginia Eastmond on their wedding day as the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton arrives at Gretna Green in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture by Ben Birchall.

Damone Barnes and Sally Virginia Eastmond relay the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton on their wedding day at Gretna Green in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture by Ben Birchall.

Sam Pattinson carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Gretna in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture by David Cheskin.

Riders from the Langholm Cornet relay the Queen's Baton into the town of Langolm in Dumfries & Galloway.Picture by Ben Birchall.

Riders from the Langholm Cornet relay the Queen's Baton in the hills surrounding Langolm in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture by Ben Birchall.

Andrea Manson carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Gretna in Dumfries & Galloway.Picture by David Cheskin.

Iain Trevis carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Gretna in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture by David Cheskin.

Sandra Proudfoot carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Gretna in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture by David Cheskin.

Elizabeth Scott carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Gretna in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture by David Cheskin.

Cameron Martin hands the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton to Jodie Woods through Gretna in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture by David Cheskin.

James Sloan carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Gretna in Dumfries & Galloway.Picture by David Cheskin.

Cara Hyles carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Dumfries. Picture by David Cheskin.

Schoolchildren from Eastriggs Primary School welcome the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Eastriggs in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture by David Cheskin.

Gordon Russell carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Kirkcudbright in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture by Ben Birchall.

Godfrey Dupuy carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Kirkcudbright in Dumfries & Galloway.Picture by Ben Birchall.

John Bennett hands the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton to Batonbearer 072 Emma Miller through Kirkcudbright in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture by Ben Birchall.

Ann Hill carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Kirkcudbright in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture by Ben Birchall.

Children welcome the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Castle Douglas in Dumfries & Galloway.Picture by Ben Birchall.

Jennifer Oliver carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Castle Douglas in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture by Ben Birchall.

Kirsten Gair carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton on a canoe at Carlingwark Outdoor Centre in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture by Ben Birchall.

Jake McMillan carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Castle Douglas in Dumfries & Galloway. Picture by David Cheskin.

Susan Strachan hands the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton to Batonbearer 054 Fraser Strachan through Castle Douglas in Dumfries & Galloway.Picture by David Cheskin.

Mhairi Burnett carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Dumfries. Picture by David Cheskin.

Chris Beattie, the Cornet Elect of the Guid Nychburris, carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Dumfries. Picture by David Cheskin.

Jacqueline Davidson carries the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton through Dumfries. Picture by David Cheskin.

Schoolchildren welcome the Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton in Dumfries & Galloway.Picture by Ben Birchall.

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