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Dumfries & Galloway To Mark VJ Day +75 Online (Covid-19)

As a result of guidance from the Scottish Government and Legion Scotland, there won’t be a public event in Dumfries and Galloway to commemorate...
Breast screening women in their forties saves lives

New Study Shows Breast Screening Women In Their Forties Saves Lives

A new study has demonstrated that offering annual screening by mammography from age 40 results in fewer women dying from breast cancer than screening...
POLICE LAUNCH APPEAL TO TRACE GOLD COLOURED FORD CAR

Police Launch Appeal To Trace Gold Coloured Ford Car

POLICE SCOTLAND are appealing for any witnesses who may be able to help identify a gold coloured Ford motor car, possibly a people carrier,...
Travellers from France and the Netherlands to face quarantine rules

Travellers From France & The Netherlands To Face Quarantine Rules

People arriving into Scotland and the UK from France, the Netherlands, Aruba, Turks and Caicos, Malta and Monaco from 4am Saturday 15 August will...
FIRE AND RESCUE BATTLE FLOOD WATER AT SANQUHAR

Fire & Rescue Battle Flood Water At Sanquhar

Fire and Rescue teams from Sanquhar and New Cumnock battled for several hours to save houses at West Loch, Sanquhar, last night Wednesday the...

Dumfries & Galloway College To Loan ‘Click & Collect’ Laptops & 4G Broadband For...

Dumfries and Galloway College is to loan laptops to students who need them. The South of Scotland college has taken delivery of 150 computers which...
CALMAC BRING IN EXTRA STAFF TO COPE WITH CROWDS WANTING TO CROSS TO CUMBRAE

Calmac Bring In Extra Staff To Cope With Crowds Wanting To Cross To Cumbrae

CalMac is to bring in extra staff to help support passengers who end up in long queues on the Largs Cumbrae route in South...
School Staff Offered On-Demand Covid-19 Testing

School Staff Offered On-Demand Covid-19 Testing

Teachers, nursery and school staff can now be tested for COVID-19 on demand if they are concerned they have been at risk from infection,...
Three people have sadly died following train derailment - Scotland

Three People Have Sadly Died Following Train Derailment – Scotland

British Transport Police (BTP) were called to the line in Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire at 09.43am this morning (12 August) following a report that a train...
New Joint Strategy for Policing and Annual Police Plan 2020/21

New Joint Strategy for Policing and Annual Police Plan 2020/21

Policing for a safe, protected and resilient Scotland, the new Joint Strategy for Policing, and the Annual Police Plan 2020/21 have now been launched.Following...

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HAVE YOUR SAY ABOUT AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN PENPONT, KEIR AND TYNRON

HAVE YOUR SAY ABOUT AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN PENPONT, KEIR AND TYNRON

KPT Development Trust have introduced an Affordable Housing Needs and Demand Survey for their area, to support a possible future housing project.The local development...