Out and About in Dumfries & Galloway

10 Things You Probably Never Knew About Stranraer

There’s a lot going on in this old ferry town. With a population of around 13,000, Stranraer is Dumfries and Galloway’s second largest town. Stranraer sits...

10 Things You Probably Never Knew About Moffat

1. MOFFAT IS WELL CONNECTED The busy town of Moffat gently rests on the eastern edge of Dumfries and Galloway, right in the heart of...

Dumfries Provost ready for Easter Eggstravaganza

Provost of Dumfries Ted Thompson joined the Easter Bunny on Friday 11 March to promote this year’s Easter Eggstravaganza event. Held on Sunday 27 March...
Galloway Country Fair

2017 Galloway Country Fair Offers Bonus For Early Birds

Tickets are now on sale for Galloway Country Fair 2017, with a 10 per cent early bird discount for anyone buying tickets before 30...

New Short Term Boat Registration Scheme for Loch Ken Launched.

Loch Ken is a beautiful 9 mile long freshwater loch close to Castle Douglas and St Johns town of Dalry. Activities including fishing, water...

10 Things You Probably Never Knew About Kirkcudbright

With a harbour, ruined castle, old jail and an artistic legacy, Kirkcudbright (pronounced kir-coo-bree) boasts the mysterious and intriguing past that any town in...
AUCHENLARIE

The ‘Surfs Up’ As Award Winning Auchenlarie Opens For 2017

  The family owned multi award winning 'Auchenlarie Holiday Park', near Gatehouse of Fleet in Dumfries and Galloway has just re-opened for the 2017 season...

DUMFRIES GETS SET FOR FESTIVE LIGHTS SWITCH ON 2016

Christmas spirit is building in Dumfries as the town prepares for it's 2016 festive family extravaganza and grand lights switch on. Which is being...

A WALK AT HESTON ISLAND WITH KEITH KIRK

One of My Highlights last summer was when Dumfries and Galloway  Ranger and Wildlife Photographer Keith Kirk Very kindly invited me to join him...

The ‘BIG DoG’ Bounds into Dumfries This Easter

  WITH all the exuberance of a puppy, Big DoG brings a fun-filled new children’s book festival to Dumfries at the beginning of the Easter...