Community Focus

Get Free & Impartial Home Energy Advice in Dumfries & Galloway With Lemon Aid!

Since 2013 Cunninghame Housing Associations award winning Lemon Aid Fuel Poverty Advice Service has provided assistance to over 30,000 people with their energy related...
Sight loss support service launches in region

Sight Loss Support Service Launches In Region

SIGHT loss can be very frightening, and it’s something that over 6000 people live with in Dumfries and Galloway.   Now, a new service established locally...

Kirkcudbright & Dumfries Rotarians Help With Mullock Bay Beach Clean

The local Eco Warriors Group obtained permission from the Range Control to have access to this large rocky bay where sea borne rubbish had...
Worried this winter? Citizens Advice Can Help

Worried this winter? Citizens Advice Can Help

Dumfries and Galloway Citizens Advice Service is encouraging people “worried about heating their homes this winter” to seek advice to deal with energy bills...
Stranraer Young Leaders – We Need You!

Stranraer Young Leaders – We Need You!

Are you a young person living in Stranraer & The Rhins? Are you between the age of 12 and 18 years old? Do you...

Generous Dumfries & Galloway Businesses Give Carers A Break

Unpaid Carers in Dumfries and Galloway are in need of a break and local businesses can help! Dumfries & Galloway Carers Centre have launched Respitality....

Galloway & Southern Ayrshire UNESCO Biosphere Launches Sustainability Toolkit For Schools

The team from Galloway & Southern Ayrshire Biosphere were joined by South Ayrshire Council’s Director of Education, Lyndsay McRoberts, and Councillor Alec Clark in...

Stranraer Potters Garden Receives Tree from the Tree of Trees

Potters Garden, part of the Stair Park Community Garden Centre in Stranraer, has been successfully nominated by the Wigtown Lieutenancy to receive a tree...
ALDI ANNOUNCES EMERGENCY FOODBANK FUND TO SUPPORT CHARITIES IN DUMFRIES & GALLOWAY THIS CHRISTMAS 

Aldi Announces Emergency Foodbank Fund To Support Charities In Dumfries & Galloway This Christmas 

Aldi is supporting local charities, foodbanks, and community groups in Dumfries & Galloway through its Emergency Winter Foodbank Fund this Christmas.     The supermarket’s Emergency Winter...
ROTARY CURLERS RAISE £2000 FOR MATT MURDOCH CURLING FOUNDATION

Rotary Curlers Raise £2000 For Matt Murdoch Curling Foundation

The Rotary World Curling Championships 2022 were held in April this year at Dumfries Ice Bowl. Rotary Curlers Raise £2000 For Matt Murdoch Curling FoundationOver...