Saturday, December 7, 2019
World Parkinson’s Day

Kirkcudbright lighting up in blue for World Parkinson’s Day

The artist’s town of Kirkcudbright is going the extra mile to mark World Parkinson’s Day next month. Across Scotland, more than 50 landmarks will...

Dumfries Gets First All Inclusive Play Park After ‘Mum’ Secures £90,000 Funding

The first all inclusive play park including wheelchair accessible equipment and benches at Cargenbridge, Dumfries opened today March the 29th 2019.  Thanks to local resident...
Carsphairn’s Online Heritage Archive

Carsphairn’s Online Heritage Archive – now live!

This week saw the launch of Carsphairn’s new Online Heritage Archive. The Carsphairn Heritage Group has been working tirelessly on this project to digitise...

Castle Douglas Joins The Mens Shed Movement

Castle Douglas Development Forum sub committee, The Futures Team, has secured a premises in town for a Mens Shed. Recognised for their contributions to...
Cordite Club

Cordite Club Have Easter Fun at Devils Porridge Museum

The Cordite Club had a great time at the Devil’s Porrigde Museum, Eastriggs this week.  They were getting ready for Easter and had a...
Guide Dog Puppy Training

Public Invited To Find Out More About Guide Dog Puppy Training

Puppy Class will open its doors on Wednesday 3 April, with locals being able to watch guide dog puppies in action from 11.30-12.30, and...
Kirkcudbright Barhill Community Woodlands Project

Kirkcudbright Barhill Community Woodlands Project Officially Launched

On Friday 22nd March, more than 30 people braved the rather wet and windy Galloway weather to celebrate the launch of the Barhill Community...

Can You Find Eight People To Join You In The Fight Against Cancer?

CANCER RESEARCH UK is encouraging family, friends and work colleagues in Dumfries & Galloway to get together and enter Relay For Life, a unique, team...
Loreburn pet friendly policy

Loreburn Housing Association work with Oak Tree Animals’ Charity To Develop a Pet-friendly Policy

One of the biggest challenges pet owners face is finding accommodation that allows them to keep their animals. Oak Tree see many pets reluctantly...
Lottery funding

Bumper Lottery Win For D&G Organisations

THREE organisations in Dumfries and Galloway are to share £692,948 of Lottery funding. Lincluden CommunityCentre Management Committee is to receive £376,240 from the Community Fund to...

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