Press releases

We publish all of our recent press releases online so you can keep up to date.

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Recent releases

Last Updated: 19/06/2018 12:51:06

Tuesday, 30 January 2018 10:31
Dumfries and Galloway Council are this week launching grants to help restore and protect Stranraer’s historic buildings, and applications are now invited. The Conservation Area Regeneration Scheme (CARS) is part of a national programme to conserve...
Thursday, 25 January 2018 14:33
Children from primary schools across Dumfries and Galloway travelled to Dumfries College on wednesday to compete in the Dumfries and Galloway Primary Schools Regional Sportshall Athletics Finals. Eight schools assembled teams totalling nearly 250...
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 14:40
At Dumfries and Galloway Council’s Economy, Environment and Infrastructure Committee (23 Jan) Members heard a report on the progress of works on the B6318, following the landslip at Glentarras. Following a 48-hour period of continuous torrential...
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 09:24
At the meeting of Dumfries and Galloway Council’s Economy, Environment and Infrastructure Committee (23 Jan), Members will hear of the progress made on the Developing Young Workforce programme. Our Council’s Youth Guarantee projects deliver...
Monday, 22 January 2018 13:57
Future development across the region received a boost last week when the Council agreed its Proposed Local Development Plan for Dumfries and Galloway. The Plan, which is updated every 5 years, sets out an ambitious vison for what the region could look...
Monday, 22 January 2018 13:47
Following the recent severe winter weather, Dumfries and Galloway Council would like to thank all our residents and communities for their help and patience over the last week or so. All our services have been out constantly over the wintery period and...
Wednesday, 17 January 2018 10:45
Please find attached Media invite for a meeting to discuss the Borderlands Growth Deal will be held at Carlisle City Council’s Civic Centre (Rickergate, Carlisle, CA3 8QG) on Thursday 18 January, between 11.30am and 12.30pm. In addition to the...
Tuesday, 16 January 2018 11:14
The Leader and Depute of Dumfries and Galloway Council, Elaine Murray and Rob Davidson have today made a statement on behalf of our Council in reference to the decision by the Isle of Man Government to introduce...
Wednesday, 10 January 2018 11:25
Dumfries and Galloway Council’s Environmental Health team have come top to win the best UK performer in the Environmental Health category at the Association for Public Service Excellence awards 2017. The awards compare performance statistics and...
Wednesday, 10 January 2018 11:25
The Year of Young People 2018 launches in Dumfries and Galloway on Friday 12 January at Galabank in Annan. The year aims to inspire Scotland through its young people, celebrating their achievements, valuing their contribution to communities, and...
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