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Can You Dig It – Needs Your Help To Research & Record Galloway During...

The Galloway Glens’ community archaeology project, Can You Dig It, has released more resources to support people in researching and recording their local areas. Can...

Confirmed Cases Of Covid-19 Variant From South Africa Identified In UK

As of Thursday 14 January 2021, 35 genomically confirmed and 12 genomically probable cases of the SARS-CoV-2 variant which originated in South Africa (called...
UK to close all travel corridors from Monday

UK To Close All Travel Corridors From Monday

Following identification of a new variant of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Brazil, the Scottish Government will impose additional restrictions on arrivals. From 04:00 on Monday, all...

Community Windpower Keeping Scoop Hill Community Wind Farm Communities Up-To-Date

Community Windpower has issued a new video detailing the recent planning submission of Scoop Hill Community Wind Farm near Moffat in Dumfries and Galloway to...
Scottish Secretary thanks Covid testing staff in Dumfries

Scottish Secretary Thanks Covid Testing Staff In Dumfries

Scottish Secretary Alister Jack has today visited a new UK Government testing site in Dumfries to thank frontline testing staff and learn more...
POLICE APPEAL FOR DASH CAM FOOTAGE OR WITNESSES TO LOCHMABEN CAR COLLISION

Police Appeal For Dash Cam Footage Or Witnesses To Lochmaben Car Collision

Roads Policing Officers from Dumfries are appealing for witnesses after a black Jaguar car was involved in a road traffic collision around 8.45 pm...

Travel From South American Destinations, Portugal, Panama And Cape Verde Banned To Prevent Spread...

Following identification of a new variant of coronavirus in Brazil, the Scottish and UK Governments will impose additional restrictions on all arrivals from South...
£45 Million Funding Announced To Help Schools Cope With Remote Learning

£45 Million Funding Announced To Help Schools Cope With Remote Learning

A new package of £45 million will help local authorities to provide support to schools and families as they deal with the challenges of...

Cable Ties On Lamp Posts Cause Concern for Dog Owners

POLICE in Dumfries are aware of current interest on social media around cable ties being placed in locations or on lamp posts indicating that...
Concerns still high over Regions latest COVID data 

Concerns Still High Over Regions Latest Covid Data 

A DROP in the number of new COVID cases has offered some tentative hope amid what is still a very serious situation within Dumfries...

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