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

Tuesday, 21 June 2022 17:03
Members of the Council’s Finance, Procurement and Transformation Committee have received a report today (21 June) which states that the ongoing impact of Covid-19 restrictions and the related response and recovery measures has remained a key area...
Tuesday, 21 June 2022 14:20
Dumfries and Galloway Council’s Education and Learning Directorate has welcomed its new cohort of probationer teachers as they begin their induction training prior to the start of the new term. 70 new teachers have joined Education and Learning...
Thursday, 16 June 2022 11:29
Arrangements for Armed Forces Day 2022 Armed Forces Day Flag raising events will take place across our region to show appreciation for the work of the Armed Forces as follows: Armed Forces Flag Raising – Monday, 20 June 2022 ...
Thursday, 16 June 2022 11:29
Food Donation Project Returns for Youth Beatz 2022! Youth Beatz Festival will take place at Parkfarm Showfield, Dumfries on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th June 2022! The event, co-designed with young people, is Scotland’s Largest Free Music...
Thursday, 16 June 2022 11:29
Enter a world of wonder at Youth Beatz 2022! Youth Beatz is welcoming the Arboria II Luminarium to the festival site this year on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th June! Since 1992, Architects of Air’s luminaria have enchanted over 3 million visitors...
Thursday, 16 June 2022 11:28
The Council’s Social Work Services Committee [10.06.22] will consider a report updating members on the progress of the Transformation Change Agenda: Early and Effective Intervention Family Support. The Committee will be asked to note the progress...
Thursday, 16 June 2022 11:28
The Youth Beatz Fringe Festival is taking place across Dumfries and Galloway from Friday 17th June – Thursday 23rd June. With lots of new additions to the programme as well as family fun days there is certain to be something for all young people....
Wednesday, 15 June 2022 10:54
Stranraer’s Millennium FC u13s Girls team was awarded the Youth Team of the Year accolade at the recent MG Alba Scottish Women’s Football Awards 2022. The showpiece Awards event took place at Glasgow Hilton, where coaches, players and...
Wednesday, 15 June 2022 09:58
Dumfries and Galloway Council’s vision is to create opportunity for all, support ambition, promote prosperity and establish Dumfries and Galloway as the best place to live, work and learn. Hand in hand with this vision is the need to spend our...
Wednesday, 08 June 2022 16:13
A Strategic Housing Investment Plan (SHIP) sets out a Local Authority’s strategic investment objectives for affordable housing and Gypsy/Traveller accommodation. A five year programme which is updated regularly, it is the key document or...
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