Press releases

We publish all of our recent press releases online so you can keep up to date.

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Recent releases

Last Updated: 10/09/2019 13:44:26

Thursday, 07 March 2019 16:00
Members of Dumfries and Galloway Council’s Communities Committee meet on Tuesday 19 March and will be asked to agree to the proposed development of ‘Clean DG’ that will come info force in April this year. Clean DG will see council...
Thursday, 07 March 2019 13:36
This Council does all it can to address climate change and reduce its carbon footprint, and we believe that, together, we have the power to make change happen. Changes to our behaviour for a greener future include considering the fragile state of our...
Wednesday, 06 March 2019 14:48
Members of Dumfries and Galloway Council’s Policy and Resources Committee will meet on Thursday 14 March and hear of an increase in spending with local suppliers as part of a Procurement update report. The report sets out that more than a third of...
Friday, 01 March 2019 11:43
On Saturday 2 March the second round of Tackling Poverty PB goes live in the Stewartry area. A total of 4 Making Ends Meet projects have progressed to the public voting stage and can be voted on in-person and online. Projects moving forward look to...
Thursday, 28 February 2019 14:57
At the meeting of Dumfries and Galloway Council today (28 February) Councillors agreed the Administration’s 2019/20 budget proposal including their saving options and policy development funding allocations. This year’s budget has been...
Friday, 22 February 2019 11:48
On Saturday 23 February the second round of Tackling Poverty PB goes live in the Wigtown area. A total of 13 Making Ends Meet projects have progressed to the public voting stage and can be voted on in-person and online. Projects moving forward look to...
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 15:10
2018 saw the Year of Young People sweep our region, with an ambitious and exciting programme of events for 12 – 25 year olds delivered by our Council, local partners and young people in Dumfries and Galloway. Over 10,000 young people took part in...
Monday, 18 February 2019 11:44
Alf Truckell is remembered by many local residents as the friendly, knowledgeable curator who looked after Dumfries Museum (1948-1982) during their childhood. He was born 100 years ago (on 14 February 1919) and he is being remembered at Dumfries Museum...
Thursday, 14 February 2019 12:27
There’s no need to feel down in North West Dumfries. In fact, there’s a place you can go, you can stay there and have a good time. Dumfries YMCA is a highly successful youth focussed organisation based in Dumfries and had outgrown their town...
Wednesday, 13 February 2019 15:07
The Council’s Social Work Services committee [19 February 2019] will consider a report on Audit Scotland’s review of health and social care integration [carried out in November 2018]. The Accounts Commission is the public spending watchdog...
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