Music & Festivals

The Royal Burgh of Annan Pipe Band Grade 2 European Champions 2022

The Royal Burgh of Annan Pipe Band Grade 2 European Champions 2022

The European Pipe Band Championships were held at Inverness on the 25th June  where the Royal Burgh of Annan Pipe Band was triumphant in...
Weather Plagued Youth Beatz 2022 Still Deemed a Huge Success

Weather Plagued Youth Beatz 2022 Still Deemed a Huge Success

Dumfries and Galloway's Youth Beatz Festival, intended to be a 2-day event for 40,000 young people from right across the region, took place on...
Cathedral choirs come together to mark Hadrian’s Wall anniversary

Cathedral Choirs Come Together To Mark Hadrian’s Wall Anniversary

THE CATHEDRAL choirs of Newcastle, Hexham Abbey and Carlisle will come together for a special concert next month as part of the 1900th anniversary...
THOUSANDS SET TO ENJOY YOUTH BEATZ 2022

Thousands Set To Enjoy Youth Beatz 2022

After months of excitement and preparation, Youth Beatz 2022 is almost here with 40,000 young people expected to attend the UK’s largest free youth...

Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival Is Back!

The region’s top class Trad music and dance festival is back! After being cancelled in recent years due to Covid the Newton Stewart &...
PACKED YOUTH BEATZ FRINGE KICKS OFF ON FRIDAY

Packed Youth Beatz Fringe Kicks Off On Friday

The Youth Beatz Fringe Festival is taking place across Dumfries and Galloway from Friday 17th June – Thursday 23rd June. With lots of new...
FREE Activities at Youth Beatz 2022 Reach New Heights

FREE Activities at Youth Beatz 2022 Reach New Heights

Have you got an adrenaline side? At this year's Youth Beatz you can zip across the length of a football field. You can go...

Scotland On Tour Returns To The Quarrymen’s Arts Centre This Summer

Scotland on Tour, the exciting initiative that supports the recovery of Scotland’s live music industry, returns to Creetown this summer to showcase two special...

Master Of Traditional Harp Music Heads To Shambellie House

Scottish harper Karen Marshalsay heads to Shambellie House on Friday 17 June for a concert of three Scottish harps. Karen is a master of traditional...

Harpist Takes A Buzz To New Abbey Country House

A baroque harp with its own built-in amplification device will feature in a concert at Shambellie House on Friday 17th June. The bray harp was...