Backing

Campaign Boost with High Profile Backing to Save the Galloway Hoard

Kirkcudbright plan is best for the hoard, the region and for Scotland. The campaign to save the Viking Hoard for Galloway has had a...
Edinburgh

Vikings Invade Edinburgh with Petition to Save Galloway Hoard

Thousands call on Culture Secretary to help ensure treasures have their home in Kirkcudbright – near to where they were buried 1,000 years ago Vikings...
Torthorwald

Booze Stolen In House Burglary – Torthorwald

Police in Dumfries are investigating a break-in to house in Torthorwald which happened sometime between Wednesday 15 and Friday 17 March 2017. The raid took...
River Cree

Public Invited To Learn More About River Cree Flood Warning Scheme – Newton Stewart

The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) is calling on locals to get flood aware by attending a special drop-in session on the launch of...
WHITHORN

Unique Roundhouse Visitor Attraction For Whithorn

Dumfries and Galloway MP Richard Arkless and South of Scotland MSP Emma Harper visited Whithorn last week to see first hand the completed Iron...
pool

Just The ‘Jobby’ As Pool Closed Again

  For the second time in less than a week the team that run the temporary DG One pool at the Dumfries Ice Bowl car...
police

Police Probe Handbag Theft – Dumfries

Police Scotland officers are currently investigating the theft of a handbag from a vehicle in Dumfries. About 1520 hours on Monday 23rd January 2017, Police...
ELECTRONIC SHOCK TRAINING

Local MSP Calls For Tougher Regulation On Electronic Shock Training Animal Collars

Colin Smyth MSP for South Scotland has signed a letter to Roseanna Cunningham MSP, Cabinet Secretary for the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform,...

Snow Warning Issued For Higher Parts Of Region

The Met office has issued a yellow warning for snow showers on Monday evening, overnight and into Tuesday morning. The  forecast states showers will  fall...

NEW DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY HOSPITAL REACHES CONSTRUCTION MILESTONE

 A topping out ceremony has taken place at the new hospital, signifying the building has reached the highest point in its construction, and marking...

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FIRE AND RESCUE BATTLE FLOOD WATER AT SANQUHAR

FIRE AND RESCUE BATTLE FLOOD WATER AT SANQUHAR

Fire and Rescue teams from Sanquhar and New Cumnock battled for several hours to save houses at West Loch, Sanquhar, last night Wednesday the...