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DGRI Cheque Cheer Thanks to Treasure Island Nursery in Castle Douglas

A cheque for £150 was recently presented to nursing staff in Ward C5 of Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary. Children and staff from Treasure...
KIRKCUDBRIGHT SKATEPARK MEETING

Public Asked To Support Kirkcudbright Skatepark Meeting

In a desperate bid to keep the project alive, Kirkcudbright Skatepark is holding a make-or-break meeting on Thursday 21st March to secure support for...
Dumfries Guild CIC

POP UP SHOP DELIGHT FOR THE GUILD

The Guild (Dumfries) CIC are thrilled to announce that they have secured a pop-up shop in Dumfries Town Centre. For the first 2 weeks...
Dumfries’ Sandstone Heritage

Help Needed to Uncover the Hidden Stories of Dumfries’ Sandstone Heritage

The Dumfries Stonecarving Project is looking for volunteers to help rediscover lost stories about the town’s beautiful buildings, and the people who made them....
CUCKOO BRIDGE CLEANED UP

Cuckoo Bridge Cleaned Up

Following on from her work taking part in a number of recent beach cleans across the region, last Saturday morning South Scotland MSP Emma Harper teamed up with...
Universal Credit Claim

D&G Citizens Advice Service Offers New Universal Credit Claim Help Service

Dumfries and Galloway Citizens Advice Service (DAGCAS) launches a new service for people in our region to help make their Universal Credit claim and...
Promoting friendship amongst older people

Promoting friendship amongst older people in Dumfries and Galloway

The Dumfries and Galloway Over 50s Group held their Open Meeting on Thursday 9th May, at St Teresa’s Church Hall.  The meeting was attended...
Make Your Voice Heard

Make Your Voice Heard! Strengthening Our Region Event.

Local charity and Humanitarian Movement Massive Outpouring of Love (MOOL) has been working hard over the past three years to make Dumfries and Galloway...

Galloway Glens makes awards through the ‘Our Heritage’ Small Grants Scheme

The Galloway Glens has established a Small Grants Scheme to support projects that ‘connect communities with their heritage’, providing smaller awards to not-for-profit organisations....
Baby Loss Awareness Memorial Tree

Group Of Parents try to raise funds for Baby Loss Awareness Memorial Tree

A group of local women have joined together and launched a Facebook page to help to try and raise enough funds to build a...