Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Smyth Hits Out At ‘Rip Off’ Rail Fare Rise

Local  MSP Colin Smyth has hit out at the rip-off rail fare rise that will hit passengers in Dumfries and Galloway.   Regulated rail fares increase in line with...
Police Probe £10,000 House Robbery Dumfries

Police Probe £10,000 House Robbery Dumfries

POLICE officers in Dumfries are investigating a high value break-in at a house in the town. Sometime between Sunday 3 and Tuesday 13 August...
South West volunteers exam support

South West Volunteers On Call For Pupils After Results Arrive

Hundreds of people across Scotland have been helped through their exam results by a group of Skills Development Scotland (SDS) careers advisers from across...
DUMFRIES SCHOOL WELCOMES DELEGATION FROM CHINA

Dumfries School Welcomes Delegation From China

Glasgow University’s School of Interdisciplinary Studies (SoIS) welcomed a delegation of distinguished academics from two of China’s most prestigious environmental research institutions to Dumfries...
THEIVES TARGET ANNAN TESCO

Thieves Target Annan Tesco Again

POLICE officers in Annan are investigating another break-in at the Tesco store in the town. Around 11.50pm last night, Monday 12 August 2019 officers...
Medical Students Arrive

Medical Students Arrive in Dumfries and Galloway In Pioneering Training Programme

A GROUP of medical students have arrived in the region as part of a training initiative aimed at addressing shortages of GPs in rural...
new homes learning disabilities Annan

New Homes On Horizon For People With Learning Disabilities In Annan

BUILDING work has begun this week on a modern, purpose-built housing with care development in Annan.    Loreburn Housing Group are developing the new homes in...
UPDATED FLOOD ALERT ISSUED SEPA

Updated Flood Alert Issued For Dumfries & Galloway

An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Dumfries and Galloway. Message issued at 10-08-2019 11:27 Rivers in the south of the area are likely to respond...
CROCKETFORD GALA CANCELLED

Crocketford Gala Cancelled Due To Rain

The 2019 Crocketford Gala wich was due to be held tomorrow Sunday the 11th of August 2019 has been cancelled.  Organisers of the highly popular...
ARMSTRONG WASTE MANAGEMENT SUPPORT YOUTH BEATZ MUSIC FESTIVAL

Armstrong Waste Management Support Youth Beatz Music Festival

Dumfries and Galloway based family business Armstrong Waste Management Ltd have recently presented the team behind the highly succesful Youth Beatz music festival with...