Trading Standards Scotland warns consumers to be wary of misleading energy marketing scams

Trading Standards Scotland Warns Consumers To Be Wary Of Misleading Energy Marketing Scams

Following the announcement this week of the UK Government’s new £2bn grant scheme to help homeowners in England with energy-saving home improvements, Trading Standards Scotland...
College Shortlisted Star Award  

D&G College Students Awarded For Going Above & Beyond

Dumfries and Galloway College has held its first-ever Going Above and Beyond Awards.The prizes recognise students that have contributed to the college community in...
Guidance published As Hairdressers and Barbers Set to Re-open Across Scotland

Guidance Published As Hairdressers & Barbers Set To Reopen Across Scotland

Hairdressers and barbers are preparing to re-open on 15 July under the Scottish Government’s route map out of lockdown.To ensure salons can safely re-open...

Increase in Coronavirus Cases In Carlise Causes Concern

A small but concerning rise in the number of COVID-19 infections in the Carlisle area is prompting warnings that the public must be on...
POLICE PROBE ATTEMPTED TRUCK CARGO THEFTS AT LOCKERBIE AND ECCLEFECHAN

Police Probe Attempted Truck Cargo Thefts At Lockerbie And Ecclefechan

Detectives are investigating an several overnight incidents where curtain sided vehicles were slashed at both Lockerbie and Ecclefechan lorry parks on.Although there was no...
26 YEAR OLD CAUGHT WITH 45.2 GRAMS OF CANNABIS ARRESTED - ANNAN

26 Year Old Caught With 45.2 Grams Of Cannabis Arrested – Annan

POLICE Officers from Annan executed a warrant at an address in Fernlea Crescent, Annan where a 4 figure sum of money and 45.2g of...
New EU students to start paying for Scottish places from 2021/22

New EU Students To Start Paying For Scottish Places From 2021/22

EU students will have to pay tuition fees from 2021/22, Richard Lochhead has today confirmed.Making the announcement to the Scottish Parliament, the Minister for...
Glentrool & Bargrennan Community Trust

Over £300,000 National Lottery Funding Builds Community Spirit Across D&G

The National Lottery Community Fund is today (THURS 9 JULY) announcing over £12 million to 311 Scottish groups with the lion’s share going to...

Walking Our Way Back To A Happier & Healthier Scotland

TWENTY-SEVEN of Scotland’s most influential public and third-sector organisations have jointly called for the country to “walk back better” as society reshapes following Covid-19. A...

Help For Homebuyers & Employment Support

New initiatives to support homebuyers and help people into work or to re-train have been announced by Finance Secretary Kate Forbes.The measures are part...

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TWO MEN CAUGHT WITH £250,000 WORTH OF CANNABIS APPEAR IN DUMFRIES COURT

Two Men Caught With £250,000 Worth Of Cannabis Appear In Dumfries...

Police Scotland can confirm that two men have been arrested and charged in connection with drug offences following a cannabis recovery worth an estimated...