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Keep up to date with the latest news from Dumfries and Galloway Council.

  • Youth Beatz success

    A capacity crowd of 12,000 people filled the Dock Park in Dumfries on Saturday 12 August for the largest free youth music event in Scotland, with all tickets taken up by Dumfries and Galloway residents. Example and Ben Haenow topped the Youth Beatz bill which also included performances from a host of local acts.

  • Beat the Street in Dumfries

    Beat the Street will turn Dumfries into a massive game where people are rewarded with points and prizes for exploring the town on foot or bicycle between Wednesday 30 August to Wednesday 11 October.

  • Business Week 2017

    Dumfries and Galloway Business Week will take place from Monday 2 to Friday 8 October.

  • Green Flag Award success

    Dock Park in Dumfries is one of a record breaking 73 parks to be presented with a Green Flag Award this year. The awards recognise high standards and the provision of quality outdoor space.

  • Annual canvass of electors

    We carry out a canvass each year to make sure the electoral register is up to date.

Page last updated: 15/08/17