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...

140 COMPUTING SCIENCE STUDENTS ARE PUTTING DUMFRIES & GALLOWAY ON THE MAP

Over the next six months, 140 3rd year Computing Science students from the University of Glasgow will be working on a number of IT...

KRISS KYLE BACKS BID FOR KIRKCUDBRIGHT SKATEPARK

Kriss Kyle, aged 23 and described by Red Bull as ‘one of the most exciting BMX riders in the world’ has given his support...

Scary Halloween Costumes Found in Dumfries and Galloway

Parents are being warned to remain vigilant to the fire risks that Halloween costumes can pose to their children. As youngsters throughout the area prepare...