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LOCKERBIE POLICE OFFICER WINS BATON OF HONOUR

An officer from the Dumfries and Galloway Division of Police Scotland who has just finished her basic training at the Scottish Police College has...

Oliver Mundell Calls for a Re-think on Dumfries Bus Service Cuts

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell has hit out at Stagecoach bosses after they confirmed they are pressing ahead with cuts to bus services in his...

Award winning Food Train celebrates its’ 20th anniversary

On the 6th July 2015, at 6pm, Dumfries and Galloway Council will be hosting a Civic Reception at the Municipal Chambers in Dumfries to...
Northbound

MSP ‘Delighted’ Dumfries to be Signposted from Northbound M74

MSP Joan McAlpine has welcomed the decision to include Dumfries on northbound signage on the M74. The local MSP met with Transport Scotland bosses last...

FOOLISH DEFIBRILLATOR THIEVES COULD COST LIVES

Police Scotland Officers are investigating the report of a theft of a defibrillator from Moniaive.  Theft happened sometime between Monday 15 and Saturday 20 January...

DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY MSP BACKS FIGHT FOR 5 CAMPAIGN

McAlpine Backs Fight For 5 Campaign A union campaign calling for decent work for all is a great asset in the fight against low pay...

Call To Report Red Squirrel Sightings In Dumfries & Galloway As Greys Dominate The...

Saving Scotland's Red Squirrels is calling for the public to report more red squirrel sightings in Dumfries & Galloway to help paint a truer...

LASER POINTER SHONE AT POLICE PATROL VEHICLE IN KIRKCUDBRIGHT

Laser light issues - Kirkcudbright Police Scotland officers in Kirkcudbright are investigating the use of a laser light which was shone into the windows of...

Oliver Mundell Calls for Action to Reduce Staff Sickness Rates in NHS Hospitals

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell is calling on the Scottish Government to take urgent action to ensure that NHS staff sickness rates in Dumfries and...

Doonhamers Offered Chance to Buy Back Their High Street

  For two days in November, the Bakers Oven on Dumfries High Street, will be the project hub for a bold new community venture for...