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CARSETHORN

MONEY TAKEN DURING CARSETHORN PUB BREAK-IN

Police Scotland officers are investigating a break-in to The Steamboat Inn at Carsethorn.  The break-in occurred sometime overnight between Monday 22nd and Tuesday 23rd May...
interfloor

Security Increased at Former Interfloor Site at Heathhall

Following a decision by the Local Resilience Partnership (LRP) multi-agency group, security was increased at the former Interfloor site at Heathhall over the weekend. The...
Burns Association

Southern Scottish Counties Burns Association Hold AGM at Ellisland

  Delegates from Burns Clubs throughout the region gathered for their Annual General Meeting at Ellisland Farm on 20th May and were welcomed by President...
NATIONAL PARK STATUS

CARSON DEBATES NATIONAL PARK STATUS FOR GALLOWAY

Finlay Carson, MSP for Galloway and West Dumfries, has this week made the case for a Galloway National Park during a debate in the...
Opportunities

Opportunities for Local People at Lincluden and Lochside

An exciting range of opportunities has opened up in the North-West area of Dumfries for local people to get involved with the Creative Futures...

Relationships Scotland Dumfries & Galloway Vital Says McAlpine

South Scotland  MSP Joan McAlpine has praised the family support and advice services provided by Relationships Scotland following a visit to their child contact...
LLAMA

POLICE ALERTED AS A’LLAMA GOES OFF IN DUMFRIES

Last night, Thursday May 25th 2017 Police in Dumfries could not believe their own eyes when they were called to catch an escaped Llama...
Smallest Butterfly

Saving Scotland’s Smallest Butterfly – Butterfly Conservation

Nature enthusiasts are being asked to spend the next week making a big effort to help Scotland’s smallest butterfly.   The Small Blue is rare in...

Friends Across Dumfries and Galloway Urged to Join Forces for Dementia

This Dementia Awareness Week 29 May-4 June 2017, people across Dumfries and Galloway are being urged to get together with friends over a cup...
communications

NEW ERA OF HI TECH COMMUNICATIONS FOR HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE

A major project to enable delivery of a new ‘digital hospital’, and provide greater connectivity for public services in Dumfries and Galloway is now...

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Birthday Weekend

Artists and Visitors Delight in Spring Fling 15th Birthday Weekend

The 15th anniversary Spring Fling saw thousands of visitors flock to studios across Dumfries and Galloway. Among the most eye-catching contributions to Scotland’s premier open...