Saturday, January 19, 2019
Banking Scandal

Alister Jack Backs Call for Proper Redress for Victims on Banking Scandal

Dumfries and Galloway MP Alister Jack has used a debate in the House of Commons to call for proper redress for victims of banking...
Dragon Chooses Dumfries Company

Dragon Chooses Dumfries Company More Organised for Business Award

A new Dumfries-based company has received a business boost from Dragons Den judge and entrepreneur Theo Paphitis.   Mel Carruthers, owner of decluttering and organising...

Oliver Mundell Calls for a South of Scotland Enterprise To Be Set Up

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell has written to the Cabinet Secretary for Finance Derek Mackay seeking his views on the creation of a new South...

MP Calls Again For Flood Re To Be Extended To Small Businesses

Dumfries and Galloway MP Richard Arkless in continuing to pursue the important issue of flood insurance for businesses at Westminster.   Speaking during an adjournment debate...

Bright New Era For Loreburn Housing Association

Loreburn Housing Association is continuing its significant turnaround in fortunes by gaining three Investors in People accreditations for excellence as an employer.   The Dumfries and...
Loreburn Housing Association

Loreburn Housing Association Named Best Charity Employer At Major Awards

Dumfries and Galloway social landlord, Loreburn Housing Association, has been named Best Charity Employer at a major national recruitment awards. The s1jobs Recruitment Awards, which...

Nicholson Writes To FM Over Woollen Mill Relocation

In response to the news that the Edinburgh Woollen Mill is considering relocating its headquarters from Langholm to Carlisle, Dumfries and Galloway Council Leader,...

Newcastle Building Society Set To Close Dumfries Branch

The North East of Englands largest building society is closing it's Dumfries Branch as part of its strategic decision to focus on its heartland...
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...
Stranraer Oyster Festival

Stranraer Oyster Festival Brings Half Million Pounds Boost to Local Economy

An Economic Impact Report commissioned independently by Stranraer Development Trust reveals that the Stranraer Oyster Festival generated an impressive £511k for the local economy while...