Out and About in Dumfries & Galloway

STEEL WILDLIFE SCULPTURES TO GO ON DISPLAY AT WWT CAERLAVEROCK

A stunning ‘Wild Steel’ Sculpture Trail is coming to WWT Caerlaverock and will be on site from Sat 22 May to Sat 28 August. Geoff...
Threave Gardening Show returns with real-life and online programme, 4 - 6 June 2021

Threave Gardening Show Returns With Real-life And Online Programme, 4 – 6 June 2021

The National Trust for Scotland’s Threave Gardening Show is back for 2021 with a new approach for 2021. The three-day event is for everyone...
Learning about the land: Launching a series of free Skillshare events

Learning About The Land: Launching A Series Of Free Skillshare Events

A series of sustainable land use workshops are being planned near Balmaclellan, as part of the work of the Hidden Mill Permaculture LAND (Learning...

Scottish SPCA Encourages Dog Walkers To Paws On Plastic

The Scottish SPCA is encouraging people to support the Paws on Plastic initiative throughout May which asks dog owners to pick up at least...
Stranraer is… Open  

Stranraer is… Open  

Stranraer Development Trust has marked the unlocking of Scotland today with the launch of a new short film showcasing Stranraer and its stunning location...
Peatland Connections: Plumbing the depths of a Galloway Bog

Peatland Connections: Plumbing The Depths Of A Galloway Bog

Online Event, 7.30pm, 28th April Dumfries & Galloway has a very important part to play in Scotland’s Peatland story. Around 20% of Scotland’s peatland (with...
Extreme wildfire warning issued for Scotland

Extreme Wildfire Warning Issued For Scotland

A very high – extreme risk of wildfire is in place across various parts of Scotland until Monday, April 26. The Scottish Fire and Rescue...
Eyes to the skies for returning hen harriers

Eyes To The Skies For Returning Hen Harriers

RSPB Scotland is asking everyone to keep their eyes peeled for one of the UK’s rarest birds of prey as they return to their...
The Galloway Hydro Scheme – Past & Present Online Event, 7.30pm, 21st April

The Galloway Hydro Scheme – Past & Present Online Event, 7.30pm, 21st April

The Galloway Hydro Scheme is one of the first ‘all-river’ hydro-electric schemes in the world. Constructed in the 1930’s, it continues to play a...
Tickets now on sale for Caerlaverock Castle

Tickets Now On Sale For Caerlaverock Castle

Scotland’s most famous historic heritage sites are getting set to lower their drawbridges Online booking opens today (Wednesday 14 April) for Caerlaverock Castle as...