Community Focus

Portpatrick Harbour Community Hub Opens

Portpatrick Harbour Community Hub Opens

The official opening and naming ceremony of the refurbished and restyled harbour sheds in Portpatrick held last weekend attracted more than six hundred people, who...

Dumfries Couple Hope Clinical Trial Will Allow Them To Share Their First Dance Together

  A Dumfries couple are fundraising to pay for trips to the other end of the UK for a clinical trial they hope will mean...

Midsteeple Quarter Unveils New Development Plans For The Oven

The community group Midsteeple Quarter have published their exciting plans to redevelop ‘The Oven’ (135-139 High Street), on their website this week. The plans are...

A716 Safety Session Scheduled for Thursday 5th Sept at Drummore Primary School

  Dumfries & Galloway Press Release An information session centred on keeping people who use the A716 safe during adverse weather will take place in early...

Nominations Open For Dumfries and Galloway Youth Awards 2019

The Dumfries and Galloway Youth Awards recognise and celebrate our young people. The awards first took place in 2018, as a round off of the...

Super Dads Smash 3 Peak Challenge and Raise Over £2,500 For Dumfries Inclusive Play...

JP McLuskie and Paul Crawford undertook the 3 Peaks Challenge over less than 24 hours to raise money to make Catherine Street Play Park...
Carsphairn Heritage Group Make Historic Images Digital

Carsphairn Heritage Group Make Historic Images Digital

After only 6 months of work, Carsphairn Heritage Group (CHG) have completed Phase 1 of their ambitious plan to digitise their entire archive of...

Annan’s Black & Gold Foundation Welcome Cunninghame Housing Association’s Community Support

Cunninghame Housing Association has presented a cheque for £1,000 to the Black and Gold Foundation to help assist funding for new equipment. Annan Athletic Community...
Job Training people drug alchol problems

Opportunity For People With A History Of Drug Or Alcohol Problems To Start A...

An award-winning training and employment project for people who have a history of drug or alcohol problems is looking for people in Dumfries and...
Karen Penny Charity uk Coastline walk

First Lady To Walk UK Coastline Non-Stop Doing D&G Stretch This Week

Karen Penny is a  53-year-old mum from South Wales is currently walking around the ENTIRE coast of the UK and Ireland raising money for...