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Recent releases

Last Updated: 09/08/2022 09:36:17

Friday, 19 November 2021 18:17
The Council is working with Macmillan Cancer Support to deliver Gentle Movement as part of the Move More physical activity programme. Macmillan Move More recognises that for people living with and beyond cancer even a small amount of gentle exercise can...
Friday, 19 November 2021 17:06
In May, North West Community Campus (NWCC) in Dumfries was selected to represent the South of Scotland at the 1.5 Max Summit in advance of COP26. This was a huge opportunity for pupils and staff to be involved with COP26 activities. The summit allowed...
Friday, 19 November 2021 16:49
Judith Hewitt is the new Museum Curator (East). Judith, previously manager at the Devil’s Porridge Museum, will be responsible for 6 museums in the East of the region: Dumfries Museum and Camera Obscura, Burns House, Robert Burns Centre, Old Bridge...
Friday, 19 November 2021 14:17
respectme, Scotland’s Anti-Bullying Service, joined representatives from Dumfries and Galloway Council’s Education Services team, for the official launch of the new ‘respectme reward’ national programme for schools and youth...
Monday, 15 November 2021 15:55
Community Led Economic Regeneration Fund: 1st Round 2021/22 Dumfries and Galloway Council is pleased to announce the launch of the first round of the Community Led Economic Regeneration Fund (CLERF). The CLERF aims to provide grant funding to community...
Wednesday, 10 November 2021 10:40
Sent on behalf ofArchitecture and Design Scotland Annan has been selected as one of Scotland’s first Climate Action Towns. The initiative is a Scottish Government funded project delivered by Architecture and Design Scotland (A&DS),...
Friday, 05 November 2021 17:44
The Council’s Economy and Resources committee (16 November) will consider a report giving an update of the on developments in the Skills, Employment, and Inclusion workstream of the Economic Recovery Plan 2019/2023, agreed the Council in July...
Friday, 05 November 2021 17:38
The Council’s Economy and Resources committee (16 November) will consider a report on the Council’s mandatory Public Bodies Climate Change Duties Report (CCDR) for the financial year 2020-21, to be submitted to Scottish Government by 30...
Friday, 05 November 2021 17:32
The Council’s Economy and Resources committee (16 November) will consider a report on the Vacant and Derelict Land and Property Strategy. The committee will be asked to: Note that an initial working group of Council officers has been...
Friday, 05 November 2021 17:22
The Council’s Economy and Resources committee (16 November) will consider a report updating members on the 2018 strategic programme on Reshaping Stranraer and the West Region. The report will outline activity since the strategic programme was...
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