IT’S 5 STARS FOR TWO FORMER D&G TEACHERS NEW VENTURE

Two former history teachers have gone straight to the top of the class, after establishing the only VisitScotland five-star tour in Dumfries & Galloway. Historians...

Dalbeattie Workshop Will Provide up to One Hundred New Homes for Tree Sparrows

Schools and youth groups around Castle Douglas and Dalbeattie are coming together with RSPB Scotland and BSW Timber to create new homes for tree...

Dumfries and Galloway wins Countryfile Tourism Award.

It won’t come as any surprise to either residents or visitors to our region - we already knew what a great place it is...

10 Of The Most Romantic Things To See And Do In Dumfries And Galloway

With Valentines day just around the corner, many of you old romantics may be starting to think of things to do for February the...

REPORTS SHOW THERE IS ‘SNOW DROP’ IN VISITORS AT CASTLE KENNEDY

  Visitors to Castle Kennedy Gardens rose by *50% last year during the Garden’s participation in the annual Snowdrop Festival which begins again this weekend. The...

JOIN IN ‘THE RSPB BIG GARDEN BIRDWATCH 2016’ THIS WEEKEND

Help save nature with an hour and a cuppa Count the wildlife that’s counting on you More than half a million people across the UK are...

FORESTRY COMMISION LAUNCH ‘KEEP IT CLEAN’ CAMPAIGN

  The recent spate of relentlessly wet weather has prompted Forestry Commission Scotland to remind people working in or visiting a woodland or forest to...

STAY SAFE AROUND WATERCOURSES DURING COLD WEATHER

Scottish Water is calling on people to stay safe around watercourses during the cold weather and icy conditions. We are advising people to be vigilant...

Become a Ranger for a day at Drumlanrig

  Drumlanrig Castle and Country Estate is offering the perfect chance to fulfil those ever-popular New Year’s resolutions: to volunteer and learn new skills. The Estate’s...

Police Issue Weather and Water Condition Warning to Kayakers

Police Scotland is warning people taking part in outdoor water activities to ensure they are aware of the dangers, conscious of the weather...