Community Focus

Join The Big Beach Clean at Mersehead with SFP

Join the Big Beach Clean at Mersehead with Solway Firth Partnership on Saturday 16 October from 10am to 2pm. Migration is amazing. Each year wildlife travel...
Supporting New Ideas in Rural Communities

Supporting New Ideas in Rural Communities

Not-for-profit community groups in rural areas will soon be able to apply for funding of up to £50,000 to trial new and innovative ways...

Join Team Stroke for Scotland’s Kiltwalk, Sunday 26 September in Glasgow. 

The Stroke Association is calling on you to take part in a walking challenge to support the thousands of stroke survivors living with the...
NEW PROJECT LAUNCHES TO HELP WORKING-AGE PEOPLE LIVING WITH SENSORY IMPAIRMENT 

New Project Launches To Help Working Age People Living With Sensory Impairment 

Working-age people across Dumfries & Galloway who are living with sensory loss will benefit from a new community-based project aimed at helping them achieve...

Dumfries & Galloway Council Invites Match Funded Grant Applications For ‘Scotland Loves Local’ Fund

Dumfries and Galloway Council supports community groups to apply for the Scotland Loves Local Fund grant. The aim of the 'Scotland Loves Local' Fund is...
Local family in desperate plea to raise funds for toddler’s brain tumour treatment

Local Family In Desperate Plea To Raise Funds For Toddler’s Brain Tumour Treatment

Local couple Arlene and Wullie Patterson are appealing to people in Dumfries and Galloway to help them raise funds to allow their daughter Nyia...

Opportunity To Discover More About The Annan ‘Harbour Hub’

Harbour at Home on Saturday, 10.00am – 4.00pmm, is Annan Harbour Action Group’s first opportunity to consult with the community face to face since...
MSP BACKS THORNHILL RAIL STATION BID

MSP Backs Thornhill Rail Station Bid

Members of the Thornhill Station Action Group held a meeting with their MSP Oliver Mundell at the site of the former station. They viewed the...
MICHELLE RAISES £1100 FOR D&G CANCER TEAMS

Michelle Raises £1100 For D&G Cancer Teams

Local lady Michelle Swan and her colleagues at a local supermarket have donated £1100 to one of NHS Dumfries and Galloway’s cancer teams. Following the...

Plans Moving Forward At The Old School Thornhill

This week, DGWGO popped along to find out more about plans for the Old School Thornhill. We met up with David Smith from the charity...