Saturday, January 20, 2018
£10Million Boost

£10Million Boost for South of Scotland Economy

A new partnership will devise a fresh approach to economic development in the south of Scotland, with a £10million injection for enterprise in Dumfries...
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VisitScotland Regional Director looks at 2017 As Successful Year for Tourism in D&G

As the New Year gets underway, Paula Ward, Regional Director of national tourism organisation VisiScotland, has been taking time to reflect on the highlights...
Taylor

50 Years in Stitches For Taylor Leonora Tait

Leonora Tait started to work G Livingston & Son Taylor's in Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway on the 15th of January 1968. Today she was...
Winter Destinations

Dumfries and Galloway One Of The Top 20 UK Winter Destinations

New data from HolidayLettings.co.uk, a TripAdvisor company, reveals Dumfries and Galloway is among the UK’s best destinations for an affordable winter holiday.   Rates for a...
Residential Building Energy Project

Residential Building Energy Project of the Year winners

Dumfries and Galloway Council work in partnership with the Energy Agency to deliver energy efficiency measures to homes in our region, predominantly solid wall...
Local Fishing Industry

New Isle of Man Scallop Fishing Rules Are Devastating For Local Fishing Industry

Dumfries and Galloway Council are absolutely appalled to hear of today’s announcement (22nd December) from the Isle of Man’s Department of Environment, Food and...

Top Employer Award For Dalbeattie Forestry Firm

Dumfries and Galloway based BSW Timber Group has been named Skills Development Scotland’s Youth Employer of the Month. The UK’s largest fully integrated forestry company...

Dumfries & Galloway Has Pedal Power

A pair of cycling fanatics – self-proclaimed “bike bores” – who spent four years spanning the globe on pedal power alone, found their dream...

Use Dumfries & Galloway Trusted Trader Scheme for Peace of Mind

If you’re struggling to find a trader to carry out repair or home improvement works, why not choose a trader you can trust? If you...
Short Films

Trio of Short Films Focus on Dumfries and Galloway

A SERIES of new films are being used by VisitScotland to showcase the diverse range of experiences on offer in Dumfries & Galloway. The 60-second...