Out and About in Dumfries & Galloway

Kirkcudbright’s Dark Space Planetarium Opens

DGWGO popped along to visit the state of the art visitor attraction The Dark Space Planetarium which has been developed by Kirkcudbright Development Trust. The...

HM Coastguard Safety Spotlight – Summer Holidays Safety Call

Now the sunny weather has arrived, the holidays are here for some and just around the corner for others, HM Coastguard  want people to...
Respect, Protect, Enjoy this weekend

Respect, Protect, Enjoy This Weekend

Visitors to Scotland’s great outdoors are being urged to continue to respect, protect and enjoy our parks, beaches and countryside during this weekend’s expected...
Celebrating Annan’s History in New Scottish Festival!

Celebrating Annan’s History in New Scottish Festival!

An action-packed programme of historical delights heralds the launch of Annan the History Town’s new Summer Festival! This exciting community-led initiative aims to celebrate...

The Moffat Eagle Festival Reveals Full Programme

The full programme for the UK’s first ever golden eagle festival, The Moffat Eagle Festival, has been revealed by a groundbreaking conservation charity initiative.   With...
CastleFest Comes to Caerlaverock This Summer

CastleFest Comes to Caerlaverock This Summer

As part of the new summer offer for visitors, Historic Environment Scotland (HES) has launched Castlefest, a new immersive opportunity to experience over 700 years of history. Comprising...

Doors Reopen On Doors Open Days

Scotland’s largest free festival of places, history and culture will return in September with a programme of in-person and online events and activities. 2021 marks...
Amazing Summer Roadshows Hit The Region

Amazing Summer Roadshows Hit The Region

The Amazing Summer Roadshows are touring Dumfries and Galloway this summer starting on Tuesday, July 13th until Sunday, August 15th. 120 sessions are being...
The Poppy Scotland ‘Bud’ Truck To Visit Devils Porridge Museum

The Poppy Scotland ‘Bud’ Truck To Visit Devils Porridge Museum

Visitors to The Devil’s Porridge Museum in Eastriggs, Dumfries and Galloway, this weekend will have one more thing to explore.  The Poppy Scotland ‘Bud’...

Smugglers At Annan Museum

The Annandale shore formed the backdrop for an 18th century secretive trade. Wherry boats from the Isle of Man brought contraband European cargoes to...