Three households can form a Christmas 'Bubble' in UK

Three Households Can Form A Christmas ‘bubble’ In UK

The Scottish Government has agreed a cautious and limited relaxation of the rules on household meetings to support people over the Christmas period. A maximum...
Royal Mail to deliver and collect Covid test kits seven days a week

Royal Mail To Deliver & Collect Covid Test Kits Seven Days A Week

Royal Mail has been awarded a contract from Department of Health and Social Care to deliver additional COVID-19 test kits to households across the...
Outcome of the 3rd review of the allocation of levels to local authorities

Outcome Of The 3rd Review Of The Allocation Of Levels To Local Authorities

Scottish Government has published its latest document today,(24th November 2020) on the allocation of levels across Scotland, the document sets out the outcome of...
£8.7 million Paid Out in funeral support

£8.7 million Paid Out In Funeral Support

Almost 6,000 people received a Funeral Support Payment in its first full year, according to statistics published today. Since it started making payments last September,...
Scots called upon to enjoy a Less wasteful Christmas

Scots Called Upon To Enjoy A Less Wasteful Christmas

As Scotland prepares for an unusual festive period filled with firsts, Zero Waste Scotland is encouraging Scots to start their own new tradition this...
Six Residents Have Now Died at Dalbeattie Care Home

Six Residents Have Now Died at Dalbeattie Care Home

FOLLOWING an outbreak of COVID-19, Dumfries and Galloway Health and Social Care Partnership have been working in close partnership with the operators of Alma...
CROSS BORDER TRAVEL BAN RISKS “CRIMINALISING CONFUSION”, SAYS COLIN SMYTH 

CROSS BORDER TRAVEL BAN RISKS “CRIMINALISING CONFUSION”, SAYS COLIN SMYTH 

South Scotland MSP  Colin Smyth has said the Scottish Government risks ‘criminalising confusion’ following the introduction of a cross border travel ban. The local MSP...
Nith Inshore Rescue awarded HM Coastguard Declared Facilities Agreement

Nith Inshore Rescue awarded HM Coastguard Declared Facilities Agreement

After significant work, to display achievement of a number of high standards, Nith Inshore Rescue has today received confirmation that we have successfully attained...
Graduates Given Gold Medal Send-Off from Dumfries and Galloway College

Graduates Given Gold Medal Send-Off From Dumfries & Galloway College

New graduates from Dumfries and Galloway College have been given a special message of congratulations from 2008 Olympic double gold medallist, Rebecca Adlington.   The swimmer,...
Broughton Bounces Back!

Broughton Bounces Back!

Broughton House & Garden, since reopening in August, has gone from strength to strength. After a difficult year for the National Trust for Scotland,...

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Amey helps to Kickstart careers in Scotland

Amey Helps To Kickstart Careers In Scotland

Amey, a leading public service provider, is helping to tackle the employment and training deficit caused by coronavirus by providing work placements under the...