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Royal Botanic Garden Expert’s Top Tips for a Green Garden  

Green-fingered gardening enthusiasts are being given expert tips on how to make their gardens bloom while keeping water usage low. Herbaceous Supervisor at Royal Botanic...

Everyday Campaign Launches To Boost Domestic Breaks Through Autumn & Winter

A new UK-wide campaign to encourage people to take a domestic break during autumn and winter has been launched by the UK’s national tourism...

75 Venues Set To Take Part In Digital D&G Doors Open Day This Weekend

Doors Open Days is going digital this year! And This weekend, September 5th and 6th is Dumfries and Galloways turn to digitally open the...

Bikes Key To Reviving The High Street

Encouraging people to cycle into Dumfries town centre will be key to helping the town’s shops, bars and cafes bounce back after the shutdown,...
SCOTTISH MARITIME MUSEUM TURNS HISTORIC BOAT ‘INSIDE OUT’ TO CELEBRATE RE-OPENING

Scottish Maritime Museum Turns Historic Boat ‘Inside Out’ To Celebrate Reopening

The Scottish Maritime Museum on Irvine Harbourside, North Ayrshire, has welcomed visitors back for the first time in almost five months with a 100...
"Plan your walk, walk your plan" - Mountain safety and outdoor access advice

“Plan Your Walk, Walk Your Plan” – Mountain Safety & Outdoor Access Advice

"Plan your walk, walk your plan" is the message Sergeant Peter Lorain-Smith of Police Scotland's Mountain Rescue Team wants to get out at this...
BROUGHTON HOUSE 'GARDEN' RE-OPENS GATES TO THE PUBLIC FROM TODAY

Broughton House ‘Garden’ Reopens Gates To The Public From Today

The National Trust for Scotland has confirmed that Broughton House and Garden in Kirkcudbright, which was expected to remain closed in the wake of...
Government Announce £3.8 Million Support For National Trust for Scotland

Broughton House & Garden in Kirkcudbright To Reopen

After sustained lobbying by The Friends, supporters and NTS regional management, The National Trust for Scotland (NTS) has decided to re-open Broughton House &...
Catch Galloway Country Fair on the Net this year

Catch Galloway Country Fair on the Net This Year

Galloway Country Fair may be cancelled for 2020 but organisers are encouraging visitors to head online to celebrate what would have been Galloway Country...
Otter Pool Facility Refurbishment Completed

Otter Pool Facility Refurbishment Completed

A project to refurbish the Otter Pool site in the Galloway Forest Park is now complete, perfectly timed to coincide with the reopening of...

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Lone piper and Alexander McCall Smith’s songs of the saints to launch Wigtown Book festival

Lone Piper & Alexander Mccall Smith’s Songs Of The Saints To...

Lone piper and Alexander McCall Smith’s songs of the saints to launch festival Festival piper is a symbol of resilience Composer Tom Cunningham’s music...