Out and About in Dumfries & Galloway

Amateur Archaeologists Shine A Light On 10,000 Years Of Dumfries & Galloway’s History

Participants in a Community archaeology project have made discoveries that tell a story of people living on what is now the Threave Estate near...

Latest Signage Unveiled At Loch Ken

New Signage installed on the west bank of Loch Ken is the latest mark of progress by partners around the Loch, helping to provide...

Fish: To Migrate or not to migrate… Free Online Event – 3rd March,...

The Spring Programme of Galloway Glens Natural World online events continues on 3rd March, with an event in partnership with Galloway Fisheries Trust exploring...

Local Drone Enthusiast Captures Stunning Footage of Threave Castle

23 Year Old Castle Douglas Drone enthusiast John Andrew Armstrong filmed this stunning video at Threave Castle this week.  https://youtu.be/t4AMLfkzSyY   Threave Castle is situated on an island...
Walking proves a tonic to beat lockdown blues

Walking Proves A Tonic To Beat Lockdown Blues

A WALKING charity has encouraged Scots to ease anxieties and boost mental and physical wellbeing by connecting with nature.      Scotland’s national walking charity, Paths...

Devils Porridge Museum Remembers Dumfriesshire WW1 Heroine ‘Flora Murray’

Local WW1 heroine, Doctor Flora Murray, is being highlighted to celebrate LGBTQ+ History Month at the Devil’s Porridge Museum at Eastriggs near Annan, Dumfries...

Moffat Couple Lee & Claire Prentice Are On A Mission To Support The Health...

Lee, a Personal Trainer and Claire, a Nurse have seen first hand the impact that nutrition has on the health, fitness and wellbeing of...
Online Event - Red Squirrels: Help from a Predator?

Online Event – Red Squirrels: Help from a Predator?

The Galloway Glens’ programme of ‘Natural World’ online events is continuing, with the next focussing on Red Squirrels and considering whether a predator can...
Setting the #WheelsinMotion for an Active Nation

Setting the #WheelsinMotion for an Active Nation

#WheelsinMotion is a new campaign jointly supported by Public Health Scotland with  partners, Transport Scotland, Paths for All, Cycling Scotland, Cycling UK, Sustrans Scotland...

Newton Stewart Walking Festival 2021 Cancelled (Covid-19)

The decision has been taken to cancel this May’s Newton Stewart Walking Festival due to the continuing Covid crisis. The event had been scheduled...