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Open Book Uses New Technology to Share the Love of Scottish Gaelic

Singer Kathleen MacInnes teams up Scottish charity to encourage Gaelic conversation, reading and creative writing via Zoom Kathleen MacInnes, trad singer and champion of Scottish...

Lockdown Story Collection ‘Quaranthology’ Launched By Local Writers

In March, ‘We Agree On Eggs’ (WAOE) Arts Collective launched a community anthology of works created during lockdown by writers and artists in Dumfries...

Big DoG Festival Is Back With Super Villains, Puppets and a Stinky fish

The Big DoG children’s book and story festival is back and will be taking place online. Last year’s event, which was set to take place...
ARE YOU AGED BETWEEN 16 - 25 YEARS AND INTERESTED IN WRITING?  FANCY TRYING YOUR HAND AT PLAYWRITING?

Are You Aged Between 16 – 25 Years And Interested In Writing?  Fancy...

Dumfries and Galloway based theatre company, Bunbury Banter, is looking for young adults, either based or originally from Dumfries and Galloway and aged between 16-25...
Scotland – Read All About it!

Scotland – Read All About it!

There’s something quite special about getting lost in a book to escape to different worlds, stories and destinations.  This World Book Day, 4 March...
Stars in their eyes – three women with their sights set on a future in space

Stars In Their Eyes – Three Women With Their Sights Set On A Future...

Wigtownshire's very own Big Bang introduces the emergency doctor, the space suit tester and astrophotographer who are helping to conquer the final frontier  Dr...
Digital First for Scotland’s Three Language International Poetry Prize 

Digital First for Scotland’s Three Language International Poetry Prize 

Launch will be an online poetry event  Entries last year topped 1,000 for the first time  Meet the judges and find out what...
Wigtown Wednesdays explore Britain’s end, nature’s healing powers and mega-city vice

Wigtown Wednesdays Explore Britain’s End, Nature’s Healing Powers & Mega City Vice

From the personal to the national and international – the online Wigtown Wednesdays are a chance to explore change, renewal and vice. The free online...
Big Bang is Back – Beaming Online Science and Astronomy Events to the World

Big Bang is Back – Beaming Online Science and Astronomy Events to the World

Wigtown’s 2021 festivals programme blasts off with digital explorations of the Northern Lights, dark matter, space medicine and our sub-atomic origin Scotland’s National Book Town...
The Perfect 'Scots' Christmas Stocking Filler

The Perfect ‘Scots’ Christmas Stocking Filler

With Christmas now less than three weeks away. If you are wondering about what braw gifts or stocking-fillers you can still easily get for...