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RSPB Scotland is asking people to share what they’re appreciating in the world around them

RSPB Scotland Is Asking People To Share What They’re Appreciating In The World Around...

During lockdown, more than ever, we’ve seen how important the natural world is to our wellbeing. The RSPB is inviting people across the...
The SCAPE Trust talk about Maritime Wrecks in Kirkcudbright Bay

The SCAPE Trust Talk About Maritime Wrecks in Kirkcudbright Bay

Join the SCAPE Trust for a talk about the maritime history of Kirkcudbright Bay and the Fauna & Monreith wrecks.  This online event takes...
Children Play

Children Under 12 Allowed To Play Together Outdoors, As Summer Holidays Start

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has anounced provisions to allow children to play outdoors with friends.From Today, Friday July 3rd, children aged 11 and under...
Take Part in the 2020 Irish Sea Survey

Take Part in the 2020 Irish Sea Survey

The Irish Sea Maritime Forum, supported by the University of Liverpool, is conducting an Irish Sea-wide survey to look to the future and the...
Online John Muir Award programme

Online John Muir Award Programme For Summer 2020 Launched

The Galloway Glens Scheme is offering people the chance to deepen their connection with nature and explore their local environment by taking part in...
Threave Garden, Castle Douglas, Reopens to the Public on Monday, 6 July 2020

Threave Garden, Castle Douglas, Reopens to the Public on Monday, 6 July 2020

It is with great pleasure that National Trust for Scotland can announce the reopening of Threave Garden & Estate in Castle Douglas to the...
Criffel path will be summit to shout about

Criffel Path Will Be Summit To Shout About

Funding to upgrade the path to the summit of Criffel has been secured by Dumfries and Galloway Council, working with the Southern Upland Partnership...
Take Part in the Solway Marine Protected Area Equity Study

Take Part in the Solway Marine Protected Area Equity Study

New research is being conducted by a King’s College London PhD student to look at the role of equity in marine protected area management...

Scottish Government Announce Support For Scotland’s Zoos & Aquariums

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced that from 29 June outdoor areas of zoos and gardens will be able to open to the public,...

Scottish SPCA asks the public to be #WildlifeWise around fawns

The Scottish SPCA is asking members of the public to be #WildlifeWise around fawns after a number came in to its care after being...

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