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Wigtownshire Ladies Victoria Adams and Kathleen McIntyre Invited to Royal Wedding

The Lord Lieutenant of Wigtown, John Ross, has nominated two people to attend a Royal Wedding celebration event at Windsor Castle. The wedding of HRH...
Scottish Police Authority Chair

Scottish Police Authority Chair visits Dumfries and Galloway

Susan Deacon CBE, Chair of the Scottish Police Authority has made her first visit to Dumfries and Galloway since taking up post in December...
CHARITY SPORTS NIGHT

KIRKCUDBRIGHT ROTARY CLUB RAISE £7000 AT CHARITY SPORTS NIGHT

On Saturday 17th March Kirkudbright Rotary Club held a very successful Charity Sports Dinner which raised a massive £7000 for designated charities, so on...
Dumfries North West Community Campus Head

Dumfries North West Community Campus Head Teacher Appointed

A headteacher from Northumberland has been appointed for the new North West Community Campus in Dumfries. Derryth Hope comes to Dumfries and Galloway Council from...
Dementia

Dementia in Focus for AHPs as Hospital Numbers Increase

AN EVENT at Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary has marked the launch of a new national document focused on how allied health professionals (AHPs)...
CROSSMICHAEL VILLAGE SHOP

THIEF TOOK CASH AND CHARITY BOXES FROM CROSSMICHAEL VILLAGE SHOP

Police in Castle Douglas are investigating a break-in at Crossmichael Shop in the village. The theft occurred between 8pm last night (Monday 23rd of April)...

GPs Attracted to Dumfries and Galloway Via Innovative Recruitment Event

A CREATIVE bid to attract GPs to Dumfries and Galloway has drawn a strong response, with seven doctors set to visit this weekend. GPs are...
Scotland’s First College Breakfast Club

McAlpine Visits Scotland’s First College Breakfast Club at Dumfries

LOCAL MSP Joan McAlpine has praised Dumfries and Galloway College after a visit to their breakfast club. Vice Principal Andrew Glen decided to establish the...
Dumfries and Galloway Citizens Advice Service

New Advisers at Dumfries and Galloway Citizens Advice Service

Dumfries and Galloway Citizens Advice Service are delighted to welcome two newly qualified advisers to the Dumfries bureau. Lucile Giriat and Simon Ashton completed...

MORE BANK WOES AS SANTANDER ABANDONS LOCKERBIE

South Scotland MSP Colin Smyth has criticised Santander after it has announced it is closing its branch in Lockerbie.   The branch, which sits a...