DOZENS of people attended the launch of the Balmaclellan Smiddy project.
A CHARITY with shops in Moffat and Dumfries has put out an urgent appeal for winter stock.
A CHARITY helping vulnerable people in Annan has moved to new premises
RESIDENTS of a Lockerbie care home have gone viral after a video of them playing with a lamb was posted online.
SOME of the most scenic spots in the region feature in a new fundraising calendar.
A RUGBY star will be passing through Annandale tomorrow (Fri) as part of a huge charity effort and he’s urging everyone to get out and give him a cheer.
DUMFRIES and Galloway Equalities Partnership will mark Human Rights Day on Tuesday with an online consultation to find out how the region can become a safer, more equal and inclusive place.
GROUPS and organisations who want to help make Christmas better in their local community can now apply for festive funding.
A FORMER police station in Gretna has been put on the market with a guide price of £175,000.
AN AMBITIOUS challenge to row around Scotland will set off from Gretna next April.
UP to 500 new jobs, a rent cap and investment in homes are being promised after tenants of Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership (DGHP) voted in favour of partnership plans with Wheatley Group.
CELEBRATIONS were a plenty as the Oasis Youth Centre reached their 20th birthday.
SEWERS are being sought to take part in a charity sewathon in Dumfries on Monday evening.
TWENTY five members of the Dumfries and Galloway farming community were part of the Farmers’ Choir which performed at the Scottish Parliament last week.
FOUR Lottery winners from Dumfries and Galloway made a glamorous addition to a Vanity Fair inspired photoshoot as they celebrated a quarter century of The National Lottery.
A FOOD bank in the region has experienced its busiest period since opening, including give out 2000 three day emergency food parcels.
THE people of Dumfries and Galloway are being encouraged to celebrate St Andrew’s Day this year by carrying out an act of kindness.
A LIFE-SAVING group in Moffat is calling for new volunteers to swell the ranks.
FREE tickets are up for grabs to some of the most historic sites in Dumfries and Galloway.
GROUPS and congregations across Annandale welcomed a special visitor this week with a strong message.
PROJECTS in the region tackling climate change are being urged to apply for a new stream of funding.
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A CHURCH built in 1865 as a Free Church before becoming a Roman Catholic Chapel in 1876 has been awarded £43,197 by Historic Environment Scotland (HES) for a project to transform it into a performance arts venue.
MORE volunteers are being sought to help out on the wards at Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary.
THE owner of a unique historic building near Canonbie has been awarded more than £14,000 to help with its restoration and upkeep.
VOLUNTEERS are being sought to help out at a nature reserve in the region.
RETIRED army officer has sent out an SOS for volunteers to help in the preparation and sale of the traditional remembrance poppies.
A FORMER Lord Lieutenant for the region has died.
BIRTHDAY celebrations were in full flow at a Dumfries church last Sunday as it marked its 25th anniversary.
ONE of Scotland’s biggest charity events, The Kiltwalk, is coming to Dumfries.