Destination Unknown – Inspired by ‘Enchanted Forest’

As you  may be aware, a group of local young people have created an issue based art installation in a local park, named ‘DESTINATION...

RSPB Scotland Big Garden Birdwatch results: Milder winter boosts sightings of smaller garden birds

  Across Scotland over 36,000 people joined in the world’s largest garden wildlife survey during the last weekend in January 2016. Participants counted 626,335 feathered...

Declining UK Butterfly Doing Well In Scotland

Small Copper slumps as butterflies struggle, However in Scotland this butterfly is bucking the national trend and has actually increased by 38%!   One of the...

WALKERS WARNED TO BEWARE OF CATTLE IN FIELDS OVER EASTER

  As people head out to enjoy the countryside over Easter, NFU Scotland is asking everyone to beware of the potential dangers posed by cattle...

CASTLE KENNEDY GARDEN’S ROCKET LABORATORY ‘BLASTS OFF’ WITH LAUNCH OF NEW PROGRAMME OF EVENTS

A Homemade Rocket Laboratory is just one of the fantastic new events for families to enjoy at Castle Kennedy Gardens this year. A fun packed...

EXPERIENCE FAMILY EASTER FUN AT MULL OF GALLOWAY

The Mull of Galloway Experience is planning to celebrate Easter at Scotland’s most southerly point on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th March. On Saturday the...

Easter Family Festival of Food and Fun at Drumlanrig

Drumlanrig Castle will be getting into the Easter spirit with a host of free activities for the whole family at its annual Easter Fun...

Hunt for Easter fun is on in Dumfries and Galloway with the National Trust...

  Easter hunts will take place in Dumfries and Galloway at the National Trust for Scotland’s historic Broughton House, the spectacular gardens of Threave, and...

JOOLS AND FI GET ON THERE BIKES FOR ‘CARE INTERNATIONAL’

  Jools Cox and Fiona (Fi) Wilson from Castle Douglas, are planning a series of fundraising activities to reach their goal of £4000 for CARE...

Help Solve the Riddle of Back Garden Butterflies

  Wildlife charity Butterfly Conservation is calling on gardeners to help solve the mystery of the UK’s back garden butterflies. Long-running studies mean we know more...