Out and About in Dumfries & Galloway

Stags, Saints & Skulls: The Secrets of Galloway’s Caves

Stags, Saints & Skulls: The Secrets of Galloway’s Caves

From ancient carvings to Covenanters and even ex-clowns, it’s more than just spiders that have been lurking in the caves of Galloway’s coast! This...
Spring Fair at Netherby Hall

Spring Fair at Netherby Hall

A SPRING FAIR showcasing independent craft makers and artists is being held at Netherby Hall, near Longtown, this weekend. The event on Saturday, May 21...
Are there Wild Mammals in your Galloway Garden? Help us find out!

Are there Wild Mammals In Your Galloway Garden? Help Us Find Out!

There are more than 60 species of wild mammals resident in Scotland and, discounting those that live in the sea, the majority of them...
Early Bird tickets now on sale for Drumlanrig Castle’s 10thannual Galloway Country Fair 

Early Bird Tickets Now On Sale For Drumlanrig Castle’s 10th Annual Galloway Country Fair 

First details revealed of a great celebration of countryside & family life  Teaming up with Defender Jam – Meet, Eat and Love Land...

Castles of Galloway: Latest Thoughts

Our understanding of Galloway Castles is always changing – what do we know about how they influence the landscape we see today? On 11th...
Charity marks month-long celebration of everyday walking

Charity Marks Month Long Celebration Of Everyday Walking

SCOTLAND’S national walking charity is encouraging members of the public to get involved in a month-long campaign to celebrate the country’s love for walking.   Launched...
The Famous Blacksmiths Gretna Green Experience’ Launches at the Gateway to Scotland

The Famous Blacksmiths Gretna Green Experience Launches at the Gateway to Scotland

The UK’s first attraction dedicated to love and marriage is now open The Famous Blacksmiths Shop has been transformed into an immersive,...
SPRING BRINGS SIGNS OF RECOVERY AS THREAVE LANDSCAPE PROJECT PROGRESSES

Spring Brings Signs Of Recovery As Threave Landscape Project Progresses

Visitors returning to the National Trust for Scotland’s Threave Estate this spring will already be able to see the impacts of a 100-year project...
Blamazing Scottish Adventures

Blamazing Scottish Adventures

Famous comic strip characters Dennis & Gnasher and Minnie the Minx are the faces of a new ‘blamazing’* tourism marketing campaign to reignite families’...
More Scots walking the walk to healthier lives

More Scots Walking The Walk To Healthier Lives

More Scots are walking the walk and not just talking the talk when it comes to keeping active by heading out for a stroll.   Scottish...