MAN DIES IN FATAL FLAT FIRE IN DUMFRIES

Fatal fire - Dumfries At around 0744 this morning (Thursday 22 October 2015) emergency services were called to a house fire in Dalswinton Avenue in...

Skills for Work, Work for a Better Future In Dumfries and Galloway

During Challenge Poverty Week (17–23 October), and for as long as is needed, Dumfries and Galloway Council will continue to address the need to...

Moffat Library To Close Until February 2016

Improving Community and Customer Services in Moffat Dumfries and Galloway Council is improving our services to the public by bringing together the Customer Service Centre,...

DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAYS ‘FOOD TRAIN’ CHARITY CELEBRATES 20th ANNIVERSARY

  On the 23rd September 2015,  Food Train commemorated their 20th anniversary by hosting a celebratory party in the Mitchell Library, Glasgow. To mark...

ANNAN TEENAGER STRUCK BY HIT AND RUN DRIVER

Hit and run RTC - Annan Police officers in Annan are investigating a hit and run road traffic collision which happened at around 1445...

LOCAL SOLICITOR GAINS INFLUENTIAL LAND REFORM ROLE

Region’s solicitor appointed to Law Society Committee to play an influential role ahead of Scotland’s Land Reform Bill A solicitor from Dumfries & Galloway...

CASTLE DOUGLAS TRACTOR THIEVES GO ON WEEKEND JOY RIDE

Police in Castle Douglas are investigating the theft of a green coloured Claas tractor ( Like the one Pictured) from Gordon’s Yard, Castle Douglas,...

GOLD PLATING AND RED TAPE STILL FEATURE IN SCOTTISH GREENING

New Scottish Government guide fails to address cost and complexity The delayed launch of Scottish Government’s guide to greening rules has seen it fail to...

AS CLOCKS GO BACK, BEAT BOGUS CALLERS BY FOLLOWING OUR CARD, CHECK AND CALL...

With the clocks going back on Sunday October 25, and darker nights coming, Scottish Water is urging customers to help stop bogus callers by...

POLICE SEEK TWO MEN INVOLVED WITH STRANRAER ASSAULT

Assault - Stranraer Police officers in Stranraer are investigating an assault on a 49 year old man in the Back Rampart in Stranraer by...