Community Focus

Animal Winter Feed Appeal Launched By Mossburn Community Farm

Mossburn Community Farm Animal Centre is located on the road between Dalton and Lochmaben, near Lockerbie in Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland and was...
young care experienced people

Grants for young care experienced people

Dumfries and Galloway's Champions Board Project has launched a grants scheme for young people who have experienced care. Young people can apply for £20...
palliative care services

Invitation to help shape cancer and palliative care services

THE PUBLIC and people who provide cancer and palliative care services have been invited to have their say and help shape future services for...
Dementia

Pupils’ Festive Visit Helps Foster Understanding of Dementia

A FESTIVE trip by primary children from a Dumfries Primary School to meet people with dementia has been described as a ‘profound’ experience. P7 youngsters...
Women Cancer

Women and Cancer in focus at first afternoon gathering

AN EVENT later this month focused on women and cancer could help open up new avenues for accessing services and support within Dumfries and...
KIRKCUDBRIGHT INNER WHEEL

Kirkcudbright Inner Wheel Hold A Soup-er Lunch For Charity

The Inner Wheel Club of Kirkcudbright held their annual soup and sweet lunch in the Bowling Club on Wednesday 9th January 2019 and funds...
Dumfries’ Sandstone Heritage

Help Needed to Uncover the Hidden Stories of Dumfries’ Sandstone Heritage

The Dumfries Stonecarving Project is looking for volunteers to help rediscover lost stories about the town’s beautiful buildings, and the people who made them....
CASTLE DOUGLAS SOAP BOX DERBY GAINS SPEED

Castle Douglas Soap Box Derby Gains Speed With Latest Donation

CASTLE DOUGLAS based firm Bryan Swales Auto Repairs has generously donated a substantial sum of money to help fund the brand new 'Soap Box...
Paws Plastic

Dogs & Owners Help The Environment – Get Your Paws On Plastic!  

A Primary School teacher from Stonehaven has succesfully launched a simple but fantastic envoronmentally friendly idea for dog owners to get involved in, and...

Community Help Gives Glencaple Resident New Shed

Parkgate resident Angus Hoban is celebrating being a Leonard Cheshire volunteer for five years by utilising previous life experiences to empower people with disabilities.   Angus...