Tuesday, August 14, 2018
CALLING ALL LOCAL TRADERS!!

CALLING ALL LOCAL TRADERS!!

Dumfries & Galloway Trusted Trader scheme is a local business partnership scheme aimed at increasing consumer confidence, promoting good practice, and helping protect citizens...
Social Media Trends

8020 Ltd: Monthly Tech Tips – Find My Phone

We’re now into August and prime holiday season, so we asked the team at 8020 Ltd, business mobile and IT provider, for some advice,...

Dumfries Business Community Petition Stagecoach to Put Heathhall on the Map

Local residents and business owners in Heathhall are joining forces in a bid to persuade Dumfries & Galloway Council and transport giant, Stagecoach, to...

Fairtrade Flagship Employer Award For Loch Arthur

South Scotland MSP and Chair of Dumfries and Galloway Fairtrade Steering Group Colin Smyth recently presented the Fairtrade Flagship Employer Certificate to Loch Arthur...
INNOVATIVE TOURISM STRATEGY LAUNCHED

Innovative Tourism Strategy Launched For Dumfries & Galloway

A pioneering tourism project by VisitScotland is being extended into Dumfries & Galloway to meet the increasing changes in the ways visitors seek information. ...
Scottish Government Need to Buy Pinneys

Scottish Government Need to Buy Pinneys’ Site, State MP and MSP ...

A CALL has been made for the Scottish Government to act swiftly to buy the closure-hit Pinneys factory at Annan.   The proposal is being put...

New General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) App is a Game Changer

ONE of Scotland’s prominent business groups has launched an app designed to help organisations of all sizes comply with the General Data Protection Regulation...
SOUTH WEST SCOTLAND CYCLING GLOBAL HOTSPOT

EMMA HARPER GETS ON HER BIKE TO SUPPORT THE SOUTH WEST AS GLOBAL HOTSPOT...

Emma Harper MSP for South Scotland last week met with a director of a Kirkcudbright-based cycling tours company to hear her ideas to turn Dumfries &...
MINISTER FOR BUSINESS, FAIR WORK & SKILLS

MINISTER FOR BUSINESS, FAIR WORK & SKILLS MEETS LOCAL EMPLOYERS TO DISCUSS INNOVATIVE YOUTH...

Loreburn Housing Association has welcomed Jamie Hepburn, Minister for Business, Fair Work and Skills, to Stranraer to discuss its innovative Youth Foyer which represents...
Overseas Visitors

Record Year As Overseas Visitors Flock To Scotland

Visits and spending by overseas tourists in Scotland rose to its highest level on record in 2017. The ONS Travel Trends 2017 statistics showed the...