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MINDLESS VANDALS DAMAGE DUMFRIES UMBRELLA SKY

A Wonderful tempory art installation created and paid for by a local business in the centre of Dumfries has been vandalised over night. The colourful...
MP gives Annan pupils Westminster insight

MP gives Annan pupils Westminster insight

INSIDE TRACK . . . modern studies students at Annan Academy were given a first hand account of the twists and turns of political...

D&G Chosen by National Records of Scotland for 2021 Census Test

Dumfries and Galloway is one of three areas selected for a rehearsal to help National Records of Scotland deliver a successful census in 2021.   Households...

Alzheimer Scotland to screen new campaign film ‘Dementia: the true cost’ in Dumfries &...

Alzheimer Scotland will stage a screening of their new Fair Dementia Care campaign film ‘Dementia: the true cost’ and locals are being encouraged to...
Local energy consultation opens

Local Energy Consultation Opens

A public consultation on the development of local energy solutions has opened. Visiting Upper Nithsdale Trust to see how communities have collaborated to benefit from...
smoking outside hospital buildings.

Consultation On Smoking Outside Hospital Buildings

A consultation on the introduction of a legally enforceable no-smoking area around hospital buildings has launched. The consultation paper asks for views on the specific details...
Moth Study Galloway Completion

A Study Of Moths In Galloway Approaches Completion

This week the ‘Moths’ at Home’ project, run by Butterfly Conservation Scotland and the South West Scotland Environment Information Centre (SWSEIC), published the results...
New Sparling Bridge Successfully Installed Over the Cree

New Sparling Bridge Successfully Installed Over the Cree

The people of Newton Stewart in Dumfries and Galloway welcomed the arrival of the new Sparling combined cycle/footbridge last week. On behalf of Dumfries and...
'Revolutionary’ revealed speaker Dumfries

‘Revolutionary’ revealed as speaker at Dumfries health and social care event

AN EDUCATOR and author described as ‘a leading revolutionary’ by the Financial Times will be the keynote speaker at a free event in Dumfries...
region’s flu vaccination programme expands

Battling The Flu – As Region’s Vaccination Programme Expands

A MAJOR push is underway to promote uptake of flu vaccinations in the region – with social care staff now included in the programme...