Out and About in Dumfries & Galloway

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...

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...

Maps for a Time Traveler On show at Dumfries Museum

The spring exhibition opening on 12 March at Dumfries Museum features a selection of beautiful 18th century estate maps from the Nithsdale area. The...

Scotland’s first UNESCO Biosphere to be Recognised as a World Leader at Major UN...

Short film will showcase the innovative work of Galloway & Southern Ayrshire Biosphere social enterprise to inform global strategy Scotland’s first UNESCO Biosphere in Galloway...

Families will be ‘Over the Moon’ with FREE Dark Sky Events near Stranraer!

  A NEW, Dark Sky event will be hosted at Castle Kennedy Gardens during British Science Week (11th-20th March) and is being offered free of...

THE SEARCH IS ON FOR SCOTTISH TOURISM’S TOP DOG

It’s a ‘ruff’ job, but some pooch has to do it… VisitScotland launches search for ‘Ambassadog’ They have a ‘nose’ for the best food and drink,...

Applicants Urged to Beat the Deadline for Scotland’s Finest Woods Awards

  The final push is on for anyone applying to the 2016 Scotland’s Finest Woods Awards with less than 30 days to go to submit...