Saturday, March 23, 2019
Borderlands Opportunity

Carson Says Region Cannot let Borderlands Opportunity ‘Pass Them By’

Galloway and West Dumfries MSP Finlay Carson says the Borderlands Growth Deal is an economic opportunity the region cannot afford to let pass them...
BROADBAND INVESTMENT

EMMA HARPER CALLS FOR MORE BROADBAND INVESTMENT FROM UK GOVERNMENT

Emma Harper MSP has called on the UK government to revise its approach to digital connectivity and invest more money delivering high-speed broadband for...
Accommodation Business

Free Training to Help Maximise the Income from your Accommodation Business

The Galloway Glens Landscape Partnership Scheme is pleased to announce the start of their 2019 ‘Business Academy’ programme. This programme is supported by the...
European Visitors

Rise in European Visitors Brings Boost To Economy

The number of overseas visitors from Europe to Scotland increased sharply by 22% in the 12 months to the end of September 2018, according...
PINNEYS WORKERS FORGOTTEN

Local MSP Tells Parliament That Pinney’s Workers Have Been “Forgotten”

The claim was made during a debate in the Scottish Parliament on Scotland’s Future Economy which was proposed by Scottish Labour and highlighted recent...
Enterprise Agency

Council Leader makes call for a transformative South of Scotland Enterprise Agency

Dumfries and Galloway Council Leader Elaine Murray has called for a transformative South of Scotland Enterprise Agency that is built in the South at...

Step Closer To Scottish National Investment Bank

Emma Harper MSP for South Scotland, has said plans to establish a Scottish National Investment bank will help transform inclusive growth across Dumfries &...
AUTUMN EVENTS

Autumn Events Generate £6 Million For Local Economy

A series of festivals and events in Dumfries and Galloway generated more than £6m for the local and Scottish economy in late 2018. The analysis...
Businesses Get Active

Businesses in Dumfries and Galloway called on to get active

SCOTLAND’s walking charity is calling on businesses in Dumfries and Galloway to sign up to its new accreditation that aims to reverse the trend...

Young Dumfries Entrepreneurs Win European Business Title

Idiom, Dumfries High School’s Young Enterprise Company have taken top spot in Europe – for online sales, presence and overall revenue! The company, formed...