Out and About in Dumfries & Galloway

DEVILS PORRIDGE MUSEUM GETS SET TO RE-OPEN ON 26th APRIL

Devils Porridge Museum Gets Set To Re-open On 26th April

The Devil’s Porridge Museum at Eastriggs near Annan, Dumfries and Galloway has received generous support from Museums Galleries Scotland and Visit Scotland, in total...

Birds & Our Changing Galloway Landscape

The acclaimed artist Donald Watson lived for most of his professional life in St Johns Town of Dalry. From his studio there he travelled...
Two popular Stewartry visitor attractions have reopened.

Two Popular Stewartry Visitor Attractions Have Reopened

Threave Gardens and Estate on the outskirts of Castle Douglas, and the garden at Broughton House in Kirkcudbright have both welcomed back local visitors. The...
SPRING BACK INTO CYCLING WITH EASTER RIDES

Spring Back Into Cycling With Easter Rides

As Scotland emerges cautiously from lockdown, a local cycle campaign group is resuming its group rides over the Easter school holidays. With a programme of...

Freedom Field For Dogs Opens At Kirkgunzeon

Emma Maxwell has been busy working on her dream of creating a freedom field for the region's dogs. DGWGO went along to meet with Emma...
Be #WildlifeWise this Easter.

Be #WildlifeWise this Easter.

The Scottish SPCA is asking the public to ensure the welfare of wildlife by being #WildlifeWise this Easter. We receive thousands of calls every year to...
RNLI in Scotland issues important safety advice ahead of Easter.

RNLI In Scotland Issues Important Safety Advice Ahead Of Easter

With the Scottish Government ‘stay at home’ message set to end on Friday, the RNLI in Scotland is urging people to take extra care...
Plans to reopen Caerlaverock Castle Set Out as COVID-19 restrictions ease

Plans to Reopen Caerlaverock Castle Set Out As COVID-19 Restrictions Ease

Scotland’s historic sites get ready to lower their drawbridges once more following the Scottish Government's route map to lift restrictions across mainland Scotland Scotland’s biggest...
National Museums Scotland Reopens 26 April 2021

The Galloway Hoard Will Be On Display From 29 May 2021 At National Museum...

National Museums Scotland is set to reopen its four museums from 26 April. The National Museum of Scotland, the National Museum of Flight and the...
ONLINE EVENTS REVEALED AT DEVILS PORRIDGE MUSEUM THIS EASTER

Online Events Revealed At Devil’s Porridge Museum This Easter

This Easter, The Devil’s Porridge Museum is running a programme of free online events in cooperation with re-enactment group On War Service. On War...