Community Focus

Food Train pair attend Duchess of Cambridge’s Christmas service

Food Train Pair Attend Duchess Of Cambridge’s Christmas Service

A mum and daughter from Annan were among the audience at the Duchess of Cambridge’s Together At Christmas Service in Westminster Abbey. Margaret Glover and...
D&G Youth Awards celebrate outstanding young people

D&G Youth Awards celebrate outstanding young people

Young people and youth organisations in Dumfries and Galloway enjoyed the region’s annual youth awards ceremony, held online and at Easterbrook Hall on Thursday. A...
DON'T BE ALONE THIS CHRISTMAS - RIVER OF LIFE CHURCH, DUMFRIES

Don’t Be Alone This Christmas – River Of Life Church, Dumfries

The annual River of Life Christmas Day meal is back to normal again this year, having taken a different form in 2020 due to...
MSP Gains Government Support After Drummore Harbour Wall Disaster

MSP Gains Government Support After Drummore Harbour Wall Disaster

Finlay Carson has won a commitment from the Scottish Government that it will assist in addressing the damage caused to the harbour at Drummore...

Dumfries Adoptive Railway Gardeners Add Some Christmas Cheer To Platform 2

The community gardeners at Dumfries train station have been busy transforming the little train into Santa's sleigh. DGWGO caught up with lead volunteer Ann Roberts...
D&G Citizens Advice launches bid to help local people with soaring energy bills.

D&G Citizens Advice Launches Bid To Help Local People With Soaring Energy Bills

Dumfries & Galloway Citizens Advice Service (D&G CAS) is joining other bureaux across Scotland to help people with soaring energy bills this winter. The Big...
Students Launch Winter Food Drive

Students Launch Winter Food Drive

Students from Dumfries and Galloway College’s Student Association have launched a food drive to support their classmates throughout the winter.   The donations will be collected...
New Communities Mental Health and Wellbeing Fund Open for Applications

New Communities Mental Health and Wellbeing Fund Open for Applications

The new Communities Mental Health and Wellbeing Fund is now open for applications across the south of Scotland with full details at https://www.tsdg.org.uk/cmhwf/ Grassroots community...
EX SCOTLAND RUGBY STAR 'SUZY ROOK' TAKES THE PLUNGE FOR CHARITY

Ex Scotland Rugby Star ‘Suzy Rook’ Takes The Plunge For Charity

Mum of 3 Suzy Rook from Crossmichael, Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway is now a Justice social worker, she used to spend her free...

Dalbeattie & District Lions Club Support Community Sports Equipment Box Project

Dalbeattie & District Lions Club present Burn St Box with a cheque for £1000 for funds to help develop the project. Burn St Box was...