A DOUBLE murder mystery connected to Moffat is to be made into a new TV drama.
by Rt. Hon. Alister Jack,
Secretary of State for Scotland,
Dumfries and Galloway MP
ARCHAEOLOGISTS have added to the story of a hidden fort in upper Annandale that is said to have been built by William Wallace.
A PROJECT has been launched in Moffat to document the coronavirus period.
AMATEUR archaeologists from the region have another chance to hone their skills after a history project secured two more years of funding.
FORMER patients and staff who lived or worked at the Crichton Royal Hospital are being encouraged to share their experiences for a new oral history project.
OLD friendships were reignited and memories shared at a reunion for former Lockerbie Academy classmates.
AN initiative has been launched to capture a snapshot of the region’s history.
POLITICIANS from across Scotland have joined forces to call for a national memorial to be built in honour of Holocaust heroine Jane Haining.
FREE tickets are up for grabs to some of the most historic sites in Dumfries and Galloway.
A LOCAL link to The Great Air Race of 1919 has been unearthed 100 years on.
THE owner of a unique historic building near Canonbie has been awarded more than £14,000 to help with its restoration and upkeep.
THE Scottish SPCA is urging people in Dumfries and Galloway to share their stories, photos and memories of the charity as it prepares to celebrate its 180th birthday.
HUNDREDS of years after his death, Robert Burns continues to inspire authors everywhere.
WREATH laying ceremonies took place yesterday in Annan, Moffat, Castle Douglas and Dumfries.
Officials, veterans and members of the public got together to remember the sacrifices on the beaches of Normandy 75 years ago today.
WHERE IS IT . . ? Moffat Museum has been reviewing its collections of pictures and needs your help to identify this building. It is an imposing structure, the image dating from some time in the 19th century and it is titled “North West View” . . . but of where?
If you think you can help, please e-mail the museum at email@example.com, or just pop in and talk with one of the volunteers.
MEMORIES are being sought of a well known photographer who lived locally.
VETERANS from World War II, who fought in the Italian campaign, are being invited by the travel arm of the Royal British Legion to take part in special 75th anniversary journeys of remembrance.
COMMUNITIES, families and friends are being asked to help spread the message to D Day veterans who may be eligible for a trip to this year’s 75th anniversary commemorations.
A NEW film opens in cinemas later this month based on the life of Mary Queen of Scots.
A CANDLE of remembrance ceremony has taken place place at Lockerbie’s Ukrainian POW Chapel to remember a little known genocidal act.
FOUR members of the Royal British Legion Scotland have returned home to Annandale after a landmark tour of remembrance to First World War battlefields and cemeteries in France and Belgium.