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October Flood Alert Coastal

A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Dumfries and Galloway

An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Dumfries and Galloway. This alert is for coastal flooding and flooding from surface water and small watercourses. Localised...

DG Council Set To Discuss Improvements For A75, A76, A77, A7 Roads

DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY Council’s Communities committee will consider a report on the initial appraisal for the South West Scotland Transport Study. The Council Plan...
FLOOD WARNING ISSUED WHITESANDS DUMFRIES 31/08/19

Flood Warning Issued For Whitesands Dumfries

Peak tides at the Whitesands in Dumfries are expected to encroach on the riverside carpark during weekend. However, this will only occur during the...

Met Office Issies Warning of Over 2 Inches of Rain on Friday

A band of heavy rain is expected to become slow-moving across southwest Scotland, especially across the hills of Dumfries and Galloway. A period of heavy...

A Record Breaking Bank Holiday Weekend?

After a rather unsettled couple of weeks, it’s going to turn warm and sunny for many - just in time for the late August...
Advance warning of Road Closure on A75 West of River Annan

Advance warning of Road Closure on A75 West of River Annan

Scotland TranServ will be carrying out a weekend closure of the A75 trunk road, from Friday 30th of August to Monday 2nd of September,...
electric vehicle charge points

Over 1000 electric vehicle charge points in Scotland

ChargePlace Scotland now has over 1000 publicly available electric vehicle charge points. This is a milestone moment in the continued development of one of the...
WARNING - ROAD CLOSURE - Glasgow Road

Warning – Road Closure – Glasgow Road, Dumfries: Galloway Street To Sunderries Avenue

Dumfries and Galloway Council step up resurfacing repairs on Glasgow Road, Dumfries: Galloway Street to Sunderries Avenue this week due to forecast weather conditions.   A...

MORE RAIN EXPECTED FOR REGION ON SUNDAY

The Met Office have issued a yellow warning of further heavy rain possible, perhaps leading to travel disruption and flooding in a few places...
Top ten UK’s hottest years

Top Ten UK’s Hottest Years All Since 2002

An updated analysis of the annual UK temperature records from the Met Office shows that since 1884 all of the UK’s ten warmest years...