Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Deep Purple at St John’s Castle in Stranraer

  To support charity Pancreatic Cancer UK, the Council has turned the Stranraer's Castle of St John purple*. The castle is one of a handful of...

LETS KEEP DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY SAFE THIS BONFIRE NIGHT

Preparations are underway across the region in the run up to bonfire night, and officers are reminding people to stay safe. In the last few...

D&G Emergency Centre Visit a Major Success for Galloway Youngsters

A group of 11 enthusiastic youngsters from Mid Galloway visited the Council’s Emergency Centre on the 15th October to learn more about how agencies...

McLEOD OUTLINES AMBITIOUS LAND REFORM PROPOSALS

The benefits of the Land Reform Bill will be “potentially life-changing for individuals and communities across Scotland”, Environment Minister Dr Aileen McLeod said Yesterday...

MORE DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY BUSINESS URGED TO BECOME LIVING WAGE EMPLOYERS

MSP for South Scotland Aileen McLeod has today (Monday) welcomed the announcement of an increase in the Living Wage – and urged more local...

Council Considers How to Engage with SPEN Strategic Reinforcement Project

At the Economy, Environment and Infrastructure Committee (EEI) on 10 November 2015, Councillors will be asked to consider how the Council should deal with...

DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY COUNCIL CONSIDER NEXT STEPS FOR WHITESANDS PROJECT

  Dumfries and Galloway Councillors at the meeting of Environment, Economy and Infrastructure committee (10 November 2015) will be asked to consider the next steps...

£2.9 Million Heritage Lottery Fund Support for Galloway Glens Scheme

‘Galloway Glens’ Landscape Partnership Scheme secures Heritage Lottery Fund support Dumfries and Galloway Council’s Countryside Service has received an earmarked grant¹ of £2.9m from the...

More Investment Secured for Stranraer Town Improvements

Dumfries and Galloway Councillors at the Environment, Economy and Infrastructure committee will be told at the meeting next week (10 November) that more funding...

THIEVES TAKE £20,000 WORTH OF GREEN KEEPING EQUIPMENT FROM LOCKERBIE BOWLING CLUB

High value theft - Lockerbie Bowling Club Police in Lockerbie are investigating another break-in to the Bowling Club in the town which happened sometime...