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16 Days of Action Against Domestic Abuse & Gender Based Violence in Dumfries and...

The Dumfries and Galloway Domestic Abuse and Violence Against Women Partnership (D&GDAVAWP) has launched its programme of events for 16 Days of Action Against...
Hay Fever

Can Hay Fever Really Spread from Person to Person?

A fifth of us think so. We debunk popular myths around hay fever ahead of the sunny Bank Holiday weekend, with the potential for...

Public artwork complete in North-West Dumfries

Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership and The Stove Network have unveiled the last in a series of four public artworks in a new housing...

‘Craig Mitchell’ Wins A Car Thanks to Queen of the South

    As part of the clubs weekly prize draw, all those who enter the Deluxe draw for just £2 per week have the chance to...

New Benefits Powers For Scotland

Payment revamp could help 700,000 households. The Scottish Government is being handed greater autonomy over how millions of pounds worth of benefits are paid...

A77 Embankment Repairs Completed – Cairnryan

Complex work to stabilise the embankment that supports the A77 near Cairnryan has been completed, improving one of the key routes to the Irish...

Trading Standards Tackling Fuel Poverty Issues

Dumfries and Galloway Council approved the Dumfries and Galloway Anti-Poverty Strategy in June 2015. The strategy sets out what the Council will do to...
SUSPICIOUS HOUSE FIRE - STRANRAER

Police Probe Suspicious House Fire – Stranraer

POLICE Officers in Stranraer are investigating what appears to be a suspicious fire at a house in King George Road in the town.  The...

Labour Administration To Put ‘Borderlands Deal’ At Heart Of Budget Plans

Developing a ‘Borderlands Deal’ to attract investment into Dumfries and Galloway will be at the heart of budget plans to be set out this...

CHANGES AHEAD FOR DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY POLICE FORCE

  A NEW structure in the provision of policing begins on 10 October 2016 which will enhance community policing in Dumfries and Galloway by increasing...