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National Pothole Day 2020

Carson highlights calls for pothole action fund on National Pothole Day

Galloway and West Dumfries MSP Finlay Carson has marked National Pothole Day by backing calls for a £100 million pothole action fund to tackle...
South West Rhins West Luce Bay Flood warning

Flood Warning Has Been Issued For South West Rhins & West Luce Bay

A FLOOD WARNING has been issued by SEPA  for South West Rhins and west luce bay in Dumfries and Galloway today. High tides, large surge...
STORM BRENDAN 2020

Dumfries & Galloway Set To Brace Itself For Storm Brendan

Very strong winds and severe gales will impact the UK and Ireland through Monday. A large Atlantic low pressure system, named Storm Brendan by the Irish...
MORE COASTAL FLOODING

Threat Of More Coastal Flooding For Region On Monday & Tuesday

The latest Flood alert from SEPA states that there is a risk of significant coastal flooding on Monday and Tuesday for Dumfries and Galloway...

A Flood Warning Has Been Issued For Whitesands Dumfries

Message issued at 11-01-2020 7:55   A FLOOD WARNING has been issued for Whitesands in Dumfries todaySaturday, January 11th 2020. Hight tide is expected at around 12.00...

Unsettled weather on the way

Today’s (Friday) high pressure will quickly be replaced by low-pressure as we head into the weekend, with spells of wet and very windy weather...
Lancashire M6 weekend closure

Lancashire M6 weekend closure confirmed

Highways England has confirmed the M6 in Lancashire will be closed this weekend to allow a footbridge over the motorway to be demolished. The demolition...

Wet & Windy Weekend Ahead

The Met Office has issued Yellow Warnings for Wind and Rain across parts of the Dumfries and Galloway Region this weekend.  With persistent heavy rainfall...
Lancashire M6 weekend closure

Drivers reminded of Lancashire M6 weekend closure

Drivers using the M6 in Lancashire are being reminded about plans to close the motorway this weekend as part of a safety project.   Highways England...
2019 record temperatures conclude a decade of records

2019 Record Temperatures Conclude A Decade Of Records

Witnessing the highest UK temperature for the months of February, July, and provisionally December, 2019 was a year of multiple records, concluding a record-breaking...