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Dumfries Care Home Not Up To Standard

Dumfries Care Home Not Up To Standard

A Dumfries care home has been told to make urgent improvements after inspectors found it wasn't meeting basic standards.

Missing Toddler's Sister Says She'll Never Give Up

Missing Toddler's Sister Says She'll Never Give Up

Sandy Davidson was playing in his gran's garden in Irvine when he disappeared in 1976.

Man Appears In Court Accused Of Tesco Rape

Man Appears In Court Accused Of Tesco Rape

Rajinder Sidhu made the appearance following the alleged attack in a Tesco car park in the town earlier this month.

New Sports Hub For Langholm

New Sports Hub For Langholm

Local sports clubs in Langholm are being urged to join forces to form a new community sports hub.

Man Arrested In Connection With Tesco Car Park Assault

Man Arrested In Connection With Tesco Car Park Assault

A man will appear at Dumfries Sheriff Court today as part of the investigations in to the alleged sexual assault of a 19 year-old …

South Of Scotland Manager Off To SFA

South Of Scotland Manager Off To SFA

He's set to take up a post with the SFA at grass roots football covering parts of South West Scotland.

Teachers Offered Flu Jag

Teachers Offered Flu Jag

Teachers across Dumfries and galloway will be offered a flu vaccination at the school to help prevent the virus from spreading ove…

Parents Call For Better School Updates

Parents Call For Better School Updates

Parents want to know more about what progress their children are making in school.

Imperial Russian Navy Flag Raised In Dumfries

Imperial Russian Navy Flag Raised In Dumfries

The flag of the Imperial Russian Navy has been raised at the birthplace of sailor John Paul Jones in Arbigland near Dumfries.

Walker Rescued From Galloway Hills

Walker Rescued From Galloway Hills

The Galloway Mountain Rescue Team were called out at around 7pm to the Merrick - they were aided by a Police Scotland Helicopter.

Former Heroin User Says Methadone Doesn't Treat Addiciton

Former Heroin User Says Methadone Doesn't Treat Addiciton

A woman who moved to Ayrshire to fight drug addiction says Methadone treatment programmes don't work.

Dumfries Pub Pulling In Punters Thanks To Referendum

Dumfries Pub Pulling In Punters Thanks To Referendum

A Dumfries pub has been pulling in the punters as referendum fever sweeps the country.

Annan Man Finishes Book Started By Late Father

Annan Man Finishes Book Started By Late Father

In Malayan Memories, Jon White's Dad, Josh wrote about the realities faced by the young men in the 1950's.

Police Find Drugs Worth £100,000 In Dumfries

Police Find Drugs Worth £100,000 In Dumfries

More than £100,000 worth of drugs have been uncovered by police in Dumfries.

Motor Cylist Faces Speeding Trial

Motor Cylist Faces Speeding Trial

35-year old Brian McWhir from Borgue, pleaded not guilty to driving dangerously on the 60 limit road and overtaking two vehicles i…

Teen Jailed For Boxing Day Attack On Brother

Teen Jailed For Boxing Day Attack On Brother

Nineteen year-old Liam Beswick from Springholm repeatedly kicked, punched and stabbed Robert Beswick at his home on boxing day las…

Man Accused Of Hitting Child With BB Gun Pellet

Man Accused Of Hitting Child With BB Gun Pellet

Kevin McClymont is alleged to have discharged the gun in the presence of children while he was drinking alcohol and allowed them t…

Chainsaw Art Will Raise Cash For Wounded Soldiers

Chainsaw Art Will Raise Cash For Wounded Soldiers

The finished product will be auctioned on their website with money raised helping to pay for holidays in Dumfries and Galloway for…

Seasoned Mountain Rescuer Honoured

Seasoned Mountain Rescuer Honoured

Ken McCubbin receives the Distinguished Service Award at the 2014 UK and Ireland Mountain Rescue Gathering in Aviemore for his de…

Kids Set To Go To Sports Academy

Kids Set To Go To Sports Academy

Annandale and Eskdale Sports Acadmey to host a month of sporting events inspired by the Commonwealth Games for young people.

Vandals Target Football Club Artwork

Vandals Target Football Club Artwork

Red graffiti was painted over the artwork at Palmerston Park on Saturday night.

Man Assaulted By Gang In Dumfries

Man Assaulted By Gang In Dumfries

The 29 year-old was assaulted in Queensberry Square in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Dad Who Lost Son Welcomes Meningitis Vaccine Research

Dad Who Lost Son Welcomes Meningitis Vaccine Research

It's Meningitis week and campaigners are welcoming news that there's to be more research into a vaccine that was previously discou…

Kids Getting On Their Bikes For Dalbeattie Race

Kids Getting On Their Bikes For Dalbeattie Race

Secondary school kids are getting on their bikes to compete alongside world-famous cyclists in Dalbeattie today.

Cash For Kids Golf Day Tees Off

Cash For Kids Golf Day Tees Off

Around 120 people are heading to Dumfries and Galloway Golf Club for the West Sound Cash For Kids Golf Day.

Kids Book Free At Stranraer Library Today

Kids Book Free At Stranraer Library Today

Stranraer Library is giving away 50 copies of 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid' to local children today as part of Good Morning Britain's Jus…

Celebration of River Nith Takes Over Dumfries

Celebration of River Nith Takes Over Dumfries

The annual Nithraid festival is set to take over Dumfries today. The boat race begins at 1pm at Carsethorn.

Discussions To Start On Weather Centre

Discussions To Start On Weather Centre

The new national hub will work to create stronger responses to disasters such as flooding.

Blood Bike Service Launches In Dumfries And Galloway

Blood Bike Service Launches In Dumfries And Galloway

'Blood bikes' has nearly 60 riders already and is hoping to expand in the area.

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