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Borgue Primary Pupils Protecting the Environment

Borgue Primary Pupils Protecting The Environment

Having been provided with litter-pickers and refuse bags by the Council, and with high viz vests by Kirkcudbright Rotary Club, the pupils from Borgue...

Quarter Of A Million Christmas Cracker Of Winter Funding

40 community organisations across South Carrick and Wigtownshire share £235,675 in the Kilgallioch Community Fund’s winter funding round. As the year draws to a close,...
.Jigs and Reels – Scottish Country Dancing kits distributed to Stewartry Schools   

Jigs And Reels – Scottish Country Dancing Kits Distributed To Stewartry Schools   

Active Schools and community sport, in partnership with The Galloway Glens Landscape Partnership and Castle Douglas Scottish Country dancing club have come together to...
Free course to IGNITE ideas of enterprising young people

Free Course to IGNITE Ideas Of enterprising Young People

A free short course is being launched that could help young people turn an idea for social good into a real social enterprise. IGNITE is...
James Firman

Loreburn Community Heroes Rewarded With A Great Big Thank You

For the second year running, Loreburn Housing Association have extended a ‘GREAT Big Thank You’ to tenants who have gone the extra mile for their...

Families Move Into New Heathall Homes In Time For Christmas

Families are settling into their new homes for Christmas following the completion of the second stage of a new social housing development in Heathhall,...

10,000 Contacts Of Support For Carers From Centre In Region

A Carers centre in Dumfries and Galloway made over 10,000 contacts of support with Carers across the region during the height of the COVID-19...
KIRKCUDBRIGHT HEAD BOY AND GIRL ADDRESS ROTARY CLUB

Kirkcudbright Head Boy And Girl Address Rotary Club

Kirkcudbright Rotary Club were recently delighted to welcome Kirkcudbright Academy Head Girl, Maisie Anderson, and Head Boy, Huw Hodson to attend one of their...
Dumfries and District Gliding Club Launch Crowd Funder To Repair Storm Damage

Dumfries & District Gliding Club Launch Crowd Funder To Repair Storm Damage

Dumfries and District Gliding club has suffered a considerable loss of a self built garage/shed to Storm Arwen. D&DGC is one of the oldest gliding...

Food Banks In Scotland Struggle To Keep Up With Rising Demand As Donations Fall 

Food banks in Scotland are preparing for their most challenging Christmas yet as they struggle with rising demand and dwindling public donations, new research...