Dumfries and Galloway’s creativity is celebrated at annual regional arts conference – CONNECTIONS

Creative practitioners from across Scotland gathered at the Theatre Royal in Dumfries on Wednesday 31 August for CONNECTIONS, DG Unlimited’s annual arts conference –...

SPRING FLING 2016 BRINGS £1.5 MILLION INTO LOCAL ECONOMY

Visual art and craft weekend that attracts thousands of visitors to Dumfries and Galloway ‘should never be taken for granted’   Spring Fling, Scotland’s premiere open...

Castle Douglas Businesses Gear Up For Arrival Of The Tour Of Britain

Most retailers on King Street will be open on the day to celebrate British cycling’s showcase event and welcome an influx of up to...

BORDER FINE ARTS JOBS BLOW “DEEPLY DISAPPOINTING”

The news that the Border Fine Arts factory in Langholm is to close with the loss of 43 jobs with a further 9 to...

ARE YOU LOOKING FOR FUNDING?

  Are you a community group or organisation? Do you run a small rural business? Are you a farmer looking to...

Scottish Rural Awards 2017 – Nominations Now Open

The 2017 Scottish Rural Awards nominations open this week, which means once again a fantastic opportunity to get  Dumfries and Galloway businesses on the...

Exciting Alpaca Trekking Farm In D&G Wins Development LEADER grant

  Senwick Alpaca Trekking, run by Nicola and Paul Sanderson of Upper Senwick Farm, Borgue (nr Kirkcudbright) Dumfries and Galloway, is all set to launch...

Free NHS Support for Employees of Small to Medium Size enterprises and the Self...

Update to Working Health Services   The Working Health Services scheme has been a great success and a recent evaluation of the service by The University...

Local MSP Promotes Women-led Local Businesses

  Local MSP Emma Harper has spoken of the importance of supporting women-led businesses during a visit to a recently opened health food store in...

LOCAL POLITICIANS WECOME RURAL CONNECTIVITY BOOST

  A new programme designed to inject lifeblood into rural community hubs by providing reliable, indoor 3G mobile coverage and internet access has been welcomed...