Community Focus

Dumfries & Galloway Citizens Advice Service (D&G CAS) staff Get Muddy

Dumfries & Galloway Citizens Advice Service (D&G CAS) Staff Get Muddy

Dumfries & Galloway Citizens Advice Service (D&G CAS) staff and volunteers are taking part in Tough Mudder Scotland in July to raise funds for...
Alan And Family To Walk Southern Upland Way In Memory of Anneka

Alan & Family To Walk Southern Upland Way In Memory of Anneka

Alan Johnston from Newton Stewart's late wife Anneka was just 33 when she was diagnosed with a glioblastoma brain tumour and sadly she passed...
Fleet Valley Care Home Resident, Brenda, Walking To Raise Money for Ukrainian Orphans

Fleet Valley Care Home Resident, Brenda, Walking To Raise Money for Ukrainian Orphans

Brenda Buckley is a resident at Fleet Valley Care Home, Gatehouse of Fleet. Whilst watching tv, Brenda was horrified to see the plight of...
Nith Inshore Rescue Are On The Pull, To Raise Money For New Rescue Vehicle

Nith Inshore Rescue Are On The Pull, To Raise Money For New Rescue Vehicle

On Saturday 21st May, a team from Nith Inshore Rescue will undertake the feat of pulling their Land Rover Defender (with no powered assistance...
Better Lives Partnership

Better Lives Partnership’s Young People Showcase Their Skills

In January 2022 BLP's young people from their Dumfries and Castle Douglas project began a 6-week pilot digital development course with BattleStations. BattleStations is a...
£135,000 Summer Programme Fund 2022 Up For Grabs

£135,000 Summer Programme Fund 2022 Up For Grabs

Dumfries and Galloway Council is delighted to announce that £135,000 of funding will be available for local Third Sector Organisations and Childcare Providers in...
Galloway Glens Scheme awards funding to the New Galloway Town Hall refurbishment

Galloway Glens Scheme Awards Funding To The New Galloway Town Hall Refurbishment

The Galloway Glens Scheme runs until September 2023 and as part of an ongoing review of funding allocations and requirements, has been able to...
ADAM AND DARREN WILL GO A 'FAIRWAY' FOR CHARITY

Adam And Darren Will Go A ‘Fairway’ For Charity

Adam Graham from Springholm and Darren Fortnum from Castle Douglas are going to be completing a 100 hole in a day golf challenge for...

Better Lives Partnership joins ASN Learning Network

Better Lives Partnership is part of a new pilot programme to create wider opportunities for people with additional support needs. The ASN Learning Network...
Trix is still looking for love after a year in kennels

Trix Is Still Looking For Love After A Year In Kennels

This handsome boy is called Trix, he came to Dumfries and Galloway Canine Rescue Centre a year ago next Tuesday back in May 2021,...