DUMFRIES and Galloway has the highest percentage of people earning less than the Living Wage of anywhere in Scotland, it has been revealed.
A £500,000 investment has been announced at a caravan park in the region.
PIONEERING plastic roads company MacRebur has launched an industry first when it comes to repairing potholes.
A FAMILY-RUN business beat off stiff competition to win a major business award.
A RETAIL giant has lodged a third attempt to move to a retail park on the outskirts of Dumfries.
AN engineering firm in Dumfries went into administration yesterday with 44 employees made redundant.
AN interim CEO has been appointed at the South of Scotland Enterprise Agency (SOSE).
A CAMPAIGN has been launched to appoint the first members of the board of the South of Scotland Enterprise.
THE Scottish Government has condemned an attempt to end crucial rates reliefs schemes that benefit more than 6000 businesses in this region.
A PLASTIC roads firm based in Annandale picked up a prestigious European business award this week.
ANNAN’S oldest pub which has numbered Robbie Burns and Bonnie Prince Charlie among its customers will close its doors for good next month.
A DUMFRIES businesswoman is defying the High Street odds and has opened a city centre sister store over the border.
LOCKERBIE railway station could be upgraded as part of plans for a new Stirling to London rail service.
AN Annandale holiday park has won a top regional tourism award.
TWO local businesses have been damaged following a fire yesterday morning.
A WHISKY made in Annan has won a major international accolade.
THE region’s biggest shopping outlet will soon have a brand new look . . . and a brand new name.
A HOLIDAY home owner is celebrating after picking up a national award for her property.
PLANNING permission for a third cinema screen at Annan Lonsdale has been signed off.
A PROPOSAL for a new and alternative mode of transportation for Annandale has been rejected by Dumfries and Galloway Council.
A MOFFAT town centre hotel is on the market for the reduced price of £750,000.
AN ex Dumfries supermarket will be transformed into a new pub and given a £600,000 overhaul.
IT’S International Happiness at Work Week and a list has been published of the top jobs that people are happiest in and stay in the longest.
A JOBS boost is on the cards for Dumfries and Galloway after a local partnership unveiled plans for the regions first cannabis farm.
THERE’S something fishy going on in Lochmaben – in a good way!
PLANS to create customer collection pods in Dumfries have been pulled by retail giant Next.
FRETTING neighbours have seen plans withdrawn for a £1.7 million distillery in Moffat.
HINTS have been made of more “exciting” plans for the former Pinneys site in Annan, which closed exactly a year ago.
CUNNINGHAME Housing Association acquired the former Halcrow greyhound stadium site in Gretna in March 2017.
CUNNINGHAME Housing Association have launched a £10k fund to help communities in Annandale and Eskdale.