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Spooky Sleepover

Spooky Sleepover Raises Over £1100 for Food Train Charity

Award-winning storytellers Mostly Ghostly Tours and local charity Food Train Dumfries and Galloway are thrilled to announce that their recent Spooky Sleepover raised a...
Scotland TranServ supports Sanquhar charity

Scotland TranServ supports Sanquhar charity

Scotland TranServ’s Dumfries team has been busy raising much needed funding for local D&G charities. Following their Dress Down Friday support for the Upper Nithsdale...
active travel fund

New Fund To Support Active Travel Through Social Housing Providers

A new fund to encourage more people to walk and cycle for everyday journeys is now available for registered social landlords in Scotland. The Scottish...

Pupils Help Kirkcudbright Rotary Club Raise Funds To Help End Polio

Those that were fortunate enough to be present at this year’s Kirkcudbright Academy Cluster Concert held at the Cochran Hall last Wednesday, April the...
Glencaple Annual Shore Clean Up

Join In With Nith Inshore Rescue At The Glencaple Annual Shore Clean Up

The Annual Glencaple Shore Clean-Up organised by Nith Inshore Rescue will take place on Sunday 14th of April. This is usually well attended by volunteers to help clear the...
Donkeys

Local Donkey Sanctuary Needs Your Vote To Win Lottery Funding

The Team from Farmersfield Rest-home for Elderly Donkeys are asking the public to please help Animals Supporting People at FRED to win up to...
success Kirkcudbright Skatepark

Facebook Plea For Community Support Yields Success For Kirkcudbright Skatepark

5 years in the planning, the prospect of a Kirkcudbright skate park was looking gloomy and close to being scrapped due to a lack...

Locharbriggs Man Running 13 Major Events To Raise Funds For Prostate Scotland

46 year old Craig Conley from Locharbriggs in Dumfries is taking on 4 Marathons including London and Liverpool, 4 Half Marathons Including Great North...
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...
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...