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Rankings leader Schloesser tops men's compound qualification after day one of Indoor Archery World Series in Rome - Insidethegames.biz

Rankings leader Schloesser tops men's compound qualification after day one of Indoor Archery World Series in Rome  Insidethegames.biz

Men's compound rankings leader Mike Schloesser topped the qualification round held on day one of the third leg of the Indoor Archery World Series seas...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:02 pm


WADA to visit Russia next week to collect data from Moscow Laboratory - Insidethegames.biz

WADA to visit Russia next week to collect data from Moscow Laboratory  Insidethegames.biz

The World Anti-Doping Agency has announced that a "full technical mission" will visit Russia next week to collect data from the Moscow Laboratory.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 4:37 pm


Brown and Black win Wigtownshires titles - The Scottish Farmer

Brown and Black win Wigtownshires titles  The Scottish Farmer

Alistair Brown from Darvel won the Wigtownshire open ploughing match last weekend at Little Lochans, near Stranraer.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 4:09 pm


Over £3m raised for Scotland's children - Charity Today News

Over £3m raised for Scotland's children  Charity Today News

The Scottish Children's Lottery has achieved another fantastic landmark figure, with £3 million now raised to support children in every corner of Scotland.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 7:16 am


Scot wanted by FBI over alleged £1m Nasdaq share scam in court victory over extradition case - Daily Record

Scot wanted by FBI over alleged £1m Nasdaq share scam in court victory over extradition case  Daily Record

James Craig is accused of trying to distort prices on the Nasdaq exchange by starting Twitter rumours about companies.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 4:30 am


Lottery raises £3m for children in every part of Scotland - Third Force News

Lottery raises £3m for children in every part of Scotland  Third Force News

The Scottish Children's Lottery visited Edinburgh charity The Yard. Pictured are Ronnie McQueen (play worker), Joe Mathison (14), Ben Lodge (6), Juan Wells ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 2:20 pm


Kirkpatrick's host Wigtownshire ploughing contest - The Scottish Farmer

Kirkpatrick's host Wigtownshire ploughing contest  The Scottish Farmer

WIGTOWNSHIRE'S annual Open Ploughing Match was held last Saturday (December 8) at Little Lochans Farm, near Stranraer, where forty ploughmen from…

Published on 12 December 2018 | 10:00 am


Dalziel Rugby Club coach Graham Calder: We can win Shield final this Saturday! - Motherwell Times

Dalziel Rugby Club coach Graham Calder: We can win Shield final this Saturday!  Motherwell Times

Dalziel Rugby Club players will attempt to make history against Greenock this Saturday by winning the club's first West Regional Shield final.

Published on 6 December 2018 | 4:22 pm


Prime Minister's Brexit deal - what farmers really think - FG Insight

Prime Minister's Brexit deal - what farmers really think  FG Insight

Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan could well fail to find favour with the majority of MPs next week, but it seems many Scottish farmers would support her.

Published on 6 December 2018 | 10:22 am


Hunt continues for couple whose car washed up on beach - Express

Hunt continues for couple whose car washed up on beach  Express

THE search for a couple whose car was found washed up on a beach as 30-foot waves battered the coast will resume today.

Published on 1 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Spain and Mexico reach FIFA Under-17 Women's World Cup final - Insidethegames.biz

Spain and Mexico reach FIFA Under-17 Women's World Cup final  Insidethegames.biz

Spain and Mexico will contest the FIFA Under-17 Women's World Cup final after both nations came through their last four clashes in Uruguay today.

Published on 28 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Scottish football chairman gets the boot after rammy with club mascot Scooby Blue - Daily Record

Scottish football chairman gets the boot after rammy with club mascot Scooby Blue  Daily Record

Stranraer have parted company with Alex Connor after it allegedly all kicked off in front of shocked fans as Scooby was making a cup of tea.

Published on 26 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Ferrer-Salat rides to home win at Dressage World Cup in Madrid - Insidethegames.biz

Ferrer-Salat rides to home win at Dressage World Cup in Madrid  Insidethegames.biz

Spain's Beatriz Ferrer-Salat claimed a home victory as the International Equestrian Federation's Dressage World Cup hosted a leg in Madrid for the fir...

Published on 25 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Garden of the week: Glenwhan Gardens & Arboretum, Stranraer - HeraldScotland

Garden of the week: Glenwhan Gardens & Arboretum, Stranraer  HeraldScotland

Glenwhan Gardens, Dunragit by Stranraer, Wigtownshire, Dumfries & Galloway DG9 8PH.

Published on 25 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Australia and England to meet in final of ICC Women's World T20 - Insidethegames.biz

Australia and England to meet in final of ICC Women's World T20  Insidethegames.biz

Australia will meet England in the final of the International Cricket Council Women's World T20 after both nations won their last four clashes with ea...

Published on 22 November 2018 | 8:00 am


New version of Minsk Card to be launched for 2019 European Games - Insidethegames.biz

New version of Minsk Card to be launched for 2019 European Games  Insidethegames.biz

A special version of the "Minsk Card" is to be launched to coincide with the 2019 European Games in the Belarus capital.

Published on 19 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Ten of the greatest Scottish sailors of all time - Scottish Field

Ten of the greatest Scottish sailors of all time  Scottish Field

Avast me hearties and prepare to read about the 10 greatest Scots ever to brace the mainsail or drop anchor! Scotland has a proud maritime history, not just as ...

Published on 16 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Man arrested after woman 'stabbed multiple times' at house - STV News

Man arrested after woman 'stabbed multiple times' at house  STV News

Man arrested after woman 'stabbed multiple times' at house. The attack is said to have happened in a home on Main Street in Glenluce, Wigtownshire.

Published on 15 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Rog Wood: More importantly, the staff are much happier - HeraldScotland

Rog Wood: More importantly, the staff are much happier  HeraldScotland

Dairy farmers often describe themselves as "tied to the tails of their cows". What they mean is they get little time off as they have to…

Published on 12 November 2018 | 8:00 am


New £3.8m hub welcomes first sports to top facility in Clydebank - Clydebank Post

New £3.8m hub welcomes first sports to top facility in Clydebank  Clydebank Post

The first passes have been thrown, the first balls kicked and the new Clydebank Community Sports Hub (CCSH) is just getting started.

Published on 7 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Rugby: Injuries force Burgh to forfeit match - Helensburgh Advertiser

Rugby: Injuries force Burgh to forfeit match  Helensburgh Advertiser

HELENSBURGH Rugby Club's recent positive momentum was stalled somewhat on Saturday as coach Davie Calderwood was unable to select 15 fit players…

Published on 1 November 2018 | 7:00 am


'Rude' doctor wins Wigtownshire practice profit share - BBC News

'Rude' doctor wins Wigtownshire practice profit share  BBC News

A family doctor who was "rude to and dismissive of patients" has won a share of profits from his former partners. Dr Andrei Sheveleu parted ways with the ...

Published on 31 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Dumfries and Galloway Council spends £1 million on bin lorries that have never been used - Daily Record

Dumfries and Galloway Council spends £1 million on bin lorries that have never been used  Daily Record

The 11 vehicles were bought for the ill-fated recycling scheme and have been in storage so long the warranties have expired.

Published on 29 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Volunteers needed for Ice Hockey World Championships - The Galloway Gazette

Volunteers needed for Ice Hockey World Championships  The Galloway Gazette

Volunteers are being sought for the International Ice Hockey Federation World Championship events at the Ice Bowl in Dumfries next year.

Published on 25 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Badminton....the country's leading participation sport? - HeraldScotland

Badminton....the country's leading participation sport?  HeraldScotland

New focuss on increasing participation following appointment of new Badminton Scotland Chief Executive.

Published on 24 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Fatal accident inquiry into fisherman's death adjourned following unexpected evidence - Press and Journal

Fatal accident inquiry into fisherman's death adjourned following unexpected evidence  Press and Journal

A fatal accident inquiry into the death of a fisherman off the west side of Shetland has been adjourned after unexpected evidence was revealed yesterday.

Published on 19 October 2018 | 7:00 am


MSPs pay tribute to former presiding officer Alex Fergusson - BBC News

MSPs pay tribute to former presiding officer Alex Fergusson  BBC News

MSPs pay tribute to former Presiding Officer Sir Alex Fergusson in a special Holyrood debate.

Published on 2 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Changes hit SRUC - The Scottish Farmer

Changes hit SRUC  The Scottish Farmer

HISTORICAL assurances about the future of rural education in the West of Scotland have 'proved worthless', it was alleged this week, as Scotland's…

Published on 29 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Newton Stewart hospital bed limit remains in place - BBC News

Newton Stewart hospital bed limit remains in place  BBC News

It had been hoped the restriction could be lifted but staff recruited to address the situation moved elsewhere.

Published on 26 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Dad too proud to ask for help took his own life - Metro

Dad too proud to ask for help took his own life  Metro

A dad who was 'too proud' to talk to his family about his mental health hanged himself after he refused to accept medication, an inquest heard. Martin Ringland ...

Published on 25 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Ayr pub landlady Evelyn Carden plunges to death down stairs after night out with staff - The Scottish Sun

Ayr pub landlady Evelyn Carden plunges to death down stairs after night out with staff  The Scottish Sun

TRIBUTES have been paid to Evelyn Carden - who had run Geordies Byre for over 40 years. And it's reported that the 67-year-old was found last Tuesday in the ...

Published on 13 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Pub landlady in stair death plunge in Ayr - Daily Record

Pub landlady in stair death plunge in Ayr  Daily Record

Tragedy as much loved bar veteran Evelyn Carden is found dead.

Published on 12 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Stranraer Golf Club review - Played by NCG - National Club Golfer

Stranraer Golf Club review - Played by NCG  National Club Golfer

Known for being James Braid's last – and the master architect made sure he went out with a bang. Read Steve Carroll's Stranraer Golf Club review here.

Published on 27 August 2018 | 7:00 am


25th anniversary of 'Lighthouse Weekend' - Southgate Amateur Radio Club

25th anniversary of 'Lighthouse Weekend'  Southgate Amateur Radio Club

The International Lighthouse and Lightships Weekend is happening this weekend, August 18-19th. ILLW is one of the largest operating events in the amateur ...

Published on 17 August 2018 | 7:00 am


Zwartbles New Breed Record - Stackyard

Zwartbles New Breed Record  Stackyard

A new breed record of 4000gns was achieved at the Zwartbles Sheep Association Premier Sale held at Harrison and Hetherington, Carlisle on Friday 3rd ...

Published on 10 August 2018 | 7:00 am


Tributes as former Holyrood Presiding Officer Sir Alex Fergusson dies aged 69 - HeraldScotland

Tributes as former Holyrood Presiding Officer Sir Alex Fergusson dies aged 69  HeraldScotland

SIR ALEX Fergusson, the former Presiding Officer at Holyrood, has died aged 69.

Published on 31 July 2018 | 7:00 am


Laird for a night! Inside the stunning Scottish castle that you can rent for a bargain £18 - Daily Mail

Laird for a night! Inside the stunning Scottish castle that you can rent for a bargain £18  Daily Mail

Craigcaffie Tower is located outside the small town of Innermessan near Stranraer in Wigtownshire and is a perfect romantic getaway location.

Published on 29 May 2018 | 7:00 am


Stranraer to host Rural Parliament 2018 - The Scottish Farmer

Stranraer to host Rural Parliament 2018  The Scottish Farmer

FIRST MINISTER Nicola Sturgeon has announced Stranraer as the location for the next biennial Scottish Rural Parliament, this November.

Published on 20 May 2018 | 7:00 am


Wigtown: The 'tumbleweed' town transformed by books - BBC News

Wigtown: The 'tumbleweed' town transformed by books  BBC News

Celebrations are taking place to mark the 20th anniversary of Wigtown being declared Scotland's national book town. The move has been credited with ...

Published on 16 May 2018 | 7:00 am


Farmer's fury at horses left to die in his field by 'neglectful' owner - Daily Record

Farmer's fury at horses left to die in his field by 'neglectful' owner  Daily Record

WARNING: Contains distressing images. Dougie Brown will have to fork out £700 to remove the animals as a rescue boss slams the SSPCA over a lack of ...

Published on 13 May 2018 | 7:00 am


Key appointments made to health group - The Galloway Gazette

Key appointments made to health group  The Galloway Gazette

Two key figures have been appointed to a ground-breaking project which is set to transform health and social care in Wigtownshire.

Published on 9 May 2018 | 7:00 am


Millionaire boss of travel firm that left 100,000 customers out of pocket now running hotel in Scotland - The Scottish Sun

Millionaire boss of travel firm that left 100,000 customers out of pocket now running hotel in Scotland  The Scottish Sun

PAUL Evans, 58, snapped up the Torrs Warren retreat less than two years after his Lowcostholidays business collapsed with debts of £25million.

Published on 5 May 2018 | 7:00 am


BT Men's Bowl Final: Ross Sutherland squeeze past Wigtownshire - The Offside Line

BT Men's Bowl Final: Ross Sutherland squeeze past Wigtownshire  The Offside Line

Ross Sutherland were deserved winners after dominating large chunks of the match – but they had to dig deep against a Wigtownshire outfit which had not ...

Published on 28 April 2018 | 7:00 am


BT Finals Day preview: all the runners and riders from all six finals - The Offside Line

BT Finals Day preview: all the runners and riders from all six finals  The Offside Line

Here is your full guide to all six club finals being played at BT Murrayfield this afternoon, with full team lists and links to some of the features we have published ...

Published on 27 April 2018 | 7:00 am


National Bowl Final: Wigtownshire back from the brink - The Offside Line

National Bowl Final: Wigtownshire back from the brink  The Offside Line

Wigtownshire rugby club was facing closure just 18 months ago but is now thriving at all levels after rediscovering its place in the local community. They play ...

Published on 26 April 2018 | 7:00 am


Dumfries recycling campaign group launches petition for bin progress - Daily Record

Dumfries recycling campaign group launches petition for bin progress  Daily Record

Friends of the Earth Dumfries wants to know why scheme still hasn't been implemented.

Published on 20 April 2018 | 7:00 am


The Chase: Bradley Walsh SHAMES Jenny Ryan after player embarrassingly outshines chaser - Express

The Chase: Bradley Walsh SHAMES Jenny Ryan after player embarrassingly outshines chaser  Express

THE CHASE continued this evening with another thrilling episode of the popular ITV quiz show, fronted by lively TV presenter and quiz host Bradley Walsh.

Published on 18 April 2018 | 7:00 am


Warships gather on the Clyde for major exercise - The Lochside Press

Warships gather on the Clyde for major exercise  The Lochside Press

Ships and boats from 13 nations are gathering on the Clyde for a major international military exercise. The latest Exercise Joint Warrior, based at Faslane, will ...

Published on 18 April 2018 | 7:00 am


A guide to the native cattle breeds of Britain, from Aberdeen Angus to Jerseys - Country Life

A guide to the native cattle breeds of Britain, from Aberdeen Angus to Jerseys  Country Life

How many of these native cattle breeds would you recognise from travelling through the British countryside or from the butcher's shop? If we don't eat them, we'll ...

Published on 14 April 2018 | 7:00 am


Sportsmen and women honoured at awards night - The Galloway Gazette

Sportsmen and women honoured at awards night  The Galloway Gazette

Top sporting talent across the Galloway area were recognised at the 15th Wigtownshire Sports Council's sports personality of the year awards last week.

Published on 29 March 2018 | 7:00 am


Woman's car crashes into sea loch at Kirkcolm - BBC News

Woman's car crashes into sea loch at Kirkcolm  BBC News

A search and rescue operation is sparked after the incident in the early hours of the morning near Stranraer.

Published on 5 February 2018 | 8:00 am


In Full: Scots recognised in New Year Honours list - The Scotsman

In Full: Scots recognised in New Year Honours list  The Scotsman

The Most Ancient And Most Noble Order Of The Thistle.

Published on 29 December 2017 | 8:00 am


Iron Age Scots went all out to impress their neighbours - HeraldScotland

Iron Age Scots went all out to impress their neighbours  HeraldScotland

THEY lived a precarious existence at the mercy of the elements without any of the mod cons people nowadays take for granted.

Published on 28 December 2017 | 8:00 am


Obituary - Davina Dalrymple, Dowager Countess of Stair, Scottish aristocrat and cousin of The Queen - HeraldScotland

Obituary - Davina Dalrymple, Dowager Countess of Stair, Scottish aristocrat and cousin of The Queen  HeraldScotland

Died: November 1, 2017. DAVINA Dalrymple, Countess of Stair, who has died aged 87, was the daughter of Sir David Bowes-Lyon, brother of the late Queen ...

Published on 23 November 2017 | 8:00 am


Annual prizegiving night held at Newton Stewart club - The Galloway Gazette

Annual prizegiving night held at Newton Stewart club  The Galloway Gazette

Newton Stewart Golf Club held their annual prizegiving event on Saturday to celebrate an exceptional year for the club.

Published on 15 November 2017 | 8:00 am


Stewartry Sharks start new season with games against Annan, Dumfries, Newton Stewart and Wigtownshire - Daily Record

Stewartry Sharks start new season with games against Annan, Dumfries, Newton Stewart and Wigtownshire  Daily Record

The games at Greenlaw marked the start of the second year of the micros section with the P4/5 and P6/7 sides also in action.

Published on 22 September 2017 | 7:00 am


Dumfries and Galloway Council bin scheme rollout timetable expected - BBC News

Dumfries and Galloway Council bin scheme rollout timetable expected  BBC News

A new kerbside collection *service* is expected to be extended three years after a pilot project began.

Published on 18 September 2017 | 7:00 am


The £2m global appeal to save an ancient clan seat - The Scotsman

The £2m global appeal to save an ancient clan seat  The Scotsman

A £2m international fundraising appeal is underway to restore the ancient seat of a lowland clan. The Clan Hannay Society wants to save the 16th Century ...

Published on 12 September 2017 | 7:00 am


I, Daniel Blake screenwriter Paul Lavery comes home for Wigtown Book Festival - The National

I, Daniel Blake screenwriter Paul Lavery comes home for Wigtown Book Festival  The National

I, DANIEL Blake screenwriter Paul Laverty will return home when he appears at this year's Wigtown Book Festival.

Published on 1 September 2017 | 7:00 am


More than £11000 raised at RSABI charity ball - The Scottish Farmer

More than £11000 raised at RSABI charity ball  The Scottish Farmer

A CHARITY ball, held in Wigtownshire, has raised more than £11000 for RSABI.

Published on 23 July 2017 | 7:00 am


Charity Ball raises £11,000 - The Galloway Gazette

Charity Ball raises £11,000  The Galloway Gazette

A charity ball held in Wigtownshire recently raised over £11000 for RSABI, the charity that works to support people in Scottish agriculture.

Published on 18 July 2017 | 7:00 am


OBE for Wigtown book festival’s artistic director - The Galloway Gazette

OBE for Wigtown book festival’s artistic director  The Galloway Gazette

The artistic director of the Wigtown Book Festival, Adrian Turpin, has been awarded an OBE in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours list for services to literature ...

Published on 19 June 2017 | 7:00 am


Speedboat victims were suspected puppy smugglers - BBC News

Speedboat victims were suspected puppy smugglers  BBC News

Two men who died in a speedboat accident off the west coast of Scotland at the weekend were suspected puppy smugglers, it has emerged. Sandy Hamilton, 35 ...

Published on 9 May 2017 | 7:00 am


Bodies found in hunt for missing men after speedboat vanishes off the coast of Scotland - Mirror Online

Bodies found in hunt for missing men after speedboat vanishes off the coast of Scotland  Mirror Online

The men had told relatives they would be back by 1pm but the alarm was raised when they still had not returned by 6pm.

Published on 7 May 2017 | 7:00 am


Wanda Campbell loses appeal against garage fraud sentence - BBC News

Wanda Campbell loses appeal against garage fraud sentence  BBC News

Wanda Campbell conned a south of Scotland garage firm out of £110000.

Published on 7 April 2017 | 7:00 am


Wigtownshire sports personalities honoured - The Galloway Gazette

Wigtownshire sports personalities honoured  The Galloway Gazette

The Wigtownshire Sports Council Sports Personality of the Year Awards took place last Friday evening in the County Buildings in Wigtown.

Published on 5 April 2017 | 7:00 am


Wellingtons Bar in Ayr named CAMRA Ayrshire and Wigtownshire pub of the year - Daily Record

Wellingtons Bar in Ayr named CAMRA Ayrshire and Wigtownshire pub of the year  Daily Record

Owner Nan O'Brien said she was delighted after her pub won recognition from the real ale organisation.

Published on 31 March 2017 | 7:00 am


Talented young musicians light up Newton Stewart’s festival of music - The Galloway Gazette

Talented young musicians light up Newton Stewart’s festival of music  The Galloway Gazette

Galloway Music Festival 2017 saw local musicians play for audiences and take part in competitions in Newton Stewart and Stranraer this week.

Published on 16 March 2017 | 7:00 am


Mature drivers scheme launched in Dumfries and Galloway - The Galloway Gazette

Mature drivers scheme launched in Dumfries and Galloway  The Galloway Gazette

Drivers, over the age of 65 years of age across the Region are being invited to sign up to an initiative aimed to ensure that they keep themselves and others safe ...

Published on 1 March 2017 | 8:00 am


Rugby: East Kilbride Under-16s savour victory in first outing since November - Daily Record

Rugby: East Kilbride Under-16s savour victory in first outing since November  Daily Record

Considering the atrocious weather over the weekend a surprising number of East Kilbride Rugby Club's Junior sides managed to get some game time – albeit in ...

Published on 16 February 2017 | 8:00 am


Legal advice sought over Drummore harbour's future - BBC News

Legal advice sought over Drummore harbour's future  BBC News

Expert legal opinion is to be sought to help take forward community ownership plans for a Wigtownshire harbour.

Published on 18 January 2017 | 8:00 am


Stroke victim has to pay her own physio - The Galloway Gazette

Stroke victim has to pay her own physio  The Galloway Gazette

A Wigtownshire woman recovering from a stroke has had to go private to progress her rehabilitation after NHS care stopped abruptly after a year.

Published on 31 December 2016 | 8:00 am


Conwoman is sent down after £110,000 fraud backfires - The Galloway Gazette

Conwoman is sent down after £110,000 fraud backfires  The Galloway Gazette

An “elaborate fraud” masterminded by a Wigtownshire conwoman eventually led to her downfall and saw her sent to prison for three years from the dock at ...

Published on 17 November 2016 | 8:00 am


Wigtownshire woman jailed over Castle Douglas garage fraud - BBC News

Wigtownshire woman jailed over Castle Douglas garage fraud  BBC News

A woman found guilty of conning a south of Scotland garage firm out of £110000 is jailed for three years.

Published on 16 November 2016 | 8:00 am


Thumbpots and roundhouses: Unravelling the mysteries of the Scottish Iron Age with the Whithorn Trust - Culture24

Thumbpots and roundhouses: Unravelling the mysteries of the Scottish Iron Age with the Whithorn Trust  Culture24

Last year, archaeologists began excavating a set of roundhouses on a boggy island at an Iron Age settlement near the Scottish burgh of Whithorn. Graeme ...

Published on 9 August 2016 | 7:00 am


Wigtownshire Iron Age roundhouse works get under way - BBC News

Wigtownshire Iron Age roundhouse works get under way  BBC News

Preparatory works begin to reconstruct an Iron Age roundhouse near the site of a major settlement in Wigtownshire.

Published on 4 July 2016 | 7:00 am


10 of the best community-run cottages, hostels and guesthouses in the UK - The Guardian

10 of the best community-run cottages, hostels and guesthouses in the UK  The Guardian

Get into the heart and soul of Britain at these places to stay – from a lighthouse to a bunkhouse – run by local groups and charities.

Published on 29 May 2016 | 7:00 am


Wigtownshire’s 2016 sporting heroes - The Galloway Gazette

Wigtownshire’s 2016 sporting heroes  The Galloway Gazette

This year's sports personality award winners gathered for the annual presentation organised by Wigtownshire Sports Council.

Published on 1 April 2016 | 7:00 am


Wigtownshire Iron Age roundhouse reconstruction bid lodged - BBC News

Wigtownshire Iron Age roundhouse reconstruction bid lodged  BBC News

Plans are submitted to reconstruct an Iron Age roundhouse near the site of the discovery of a major settlement in southern Scotland.

Published on 31 March 2016 | 7:00 am


Wigtownshire junior badminton championships 2016 - The Galloway Gazette

Wigtownshire junior badminton championships 2016  The Galloway Gazette

The Wigtownshire Junior Badminton Championships were held a week earlier than usual due to the Easter holidays being brought forward.

Published on 29 March 2016 | 7:00 am


MSP calls for Dumfries to suspend recycling rollout - letsrecycle.com

MSP calls for Dumfries to suspend recycling rollout  letsrecycle.com

An MSP for South Scotland has called on Dumfries and Galloway council to suspend the rollout of its new five-bin collection system – which is more than ...

Published on 29 September 2015 | 7:00 am


Wigtownshire Iron Age discovery forces history re-think - BBC News

Wigtownshire Iron Age discovery forces history re-think  BBC News

The discovery of an Iron Age settlement forces a re-think of the early history of the south of Scotland.

Published on 13 July 2015 | 7:00 am


Congregation celebrate Nigel’s 25th anniversary as a priest - The Galloway Gazette

Congregation celebrate Nigel’s 25th anniversary as a priest  The Galloway Gazette

Last Sunday many people, relatives and friends, some who had travelled a great distance to be at Challoch, members of the congregations of the three ...

Published on 1 July 2015 | 7:00 am


Penwhirn Reservoir dam works complete - BBC News

Penwhirn Reservoir dam works complete  BBC News

An £8m project to raise the height of a dam at a reservoir in Wigtownshire is completed.

Published on 10 March 2015 | 7:00 am


Penninghame House in Wigtownshire - Country Life

Penninghame House in Wigtownshire  Country Life

The Penninghame House estate sits in the heart of the arresting countryside of rural Wigtownshire in South West Scotland. The magnificent Penninghame ...

Published on 27 January 2015 | 8:00 am


Wigtownshire waste collection changes: Your views - BBC News

Wigtownshire waste collection changes: Your views  BBC News

BBC Scotland news website readers give their opinions on a new waste collection system being introduced in Dumfries and Galloway.

Published on 6 November 2014 | 8:00 am


Dumfries and Galloway Council waste collection 'lessons learned' - BBC News

Dumfries and Galloway Council waste collection 'lessons learned'  BBC News

A council has said lessons will be learned from any problems resulting from a new waste collection scheme in part of its region. The Dumfries and Galloway ...

Published on 4 November 2014 | 8:00 am


Crown in appeal talks over Stranraer rapist who walked free - Express.co.uk

Crown in appeal talks over Stranraer rapist who walked free  Express.co.uk

PROSECUTORS may appeal the sentence handed out to a teenager who raped a 12-year-old girl.

Published on 5 July 2014 | 7:00 am


Linda’s creamery jar mystery - Ballymoney and Moyle Times

Linda’s creamery jar mystery  Ballymoney and Moyle Times

A Ballymoney lady is appealing for information regarding two unusual 'ornaments' she has found - including a Creamery jar from the borough.

Published on 30 March 2014 | 7:00 am


Wigtownshire I - New Statesman

Wigtownshire I  New Statesman

Wigtownshire was a constituency in the old Scottish Parliament before 1707 and it often returned a member of the Agnew family. By the 19th century, the seat ...

Published on 12 September 2013 | 7:00 am


Sorbie Primary school faces permanent closure - BBC News

Sorbie Primary school faces permanent closure  BBC News

A south of Scotland primary school which has had no pupils since April is facing permanent closure.

Published on 12 September 2013 | 7:00 am


First Scottish Iron Age 'loch village' found in Wigtownshire - BBC News

First Scottish Iron Age 'loch village' found in Wigtownshire  BBC News

Archaeologists have discovered the remains of an Iron Age "loch village" in Wigtownshire, the first of its kind to be found in Scotland. Experts believe it could be ...

Published on 30 August 2013 | 7:00 am


Wigtownshire Junior Badminton Championships 2013 - The Galloway Gazette

Wigtownshire Junior Badminton Championships 2013  The Galloway Gazette

OVER three days, Monday 11th, Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th March 115 children took part in the Wigtownshire Junior Badminton Competitions at the ...

Published on 30 March 2013 | 7:00 am


Scotland snow: Engineers battle to restore power in Arran, Kintyre and Wigtownshire - BBC News

Scotland snow: Engineers battle to restore power in Arran, Kintyre and Wigtownshire  BBC News

Engineers in Kintyre say damage to two electricity pylons in Friday's storm is much worse than originally thought.

Published on 25 March 2013 | 7:00 am


Dumfries and Galloway Constabulary's closing chapter - BBC News

Dumfries and Galloway Constabulary's closing chapter  BBC News

The story of the UK's smallest mainland police force, which faces the end of its existence under restructuring plans in Scotland.

Published on 15 September 2011 | 7:00 am


Wigtownshire art collection's future debated - BBC News

Wigtownshire art collection's future debated  BBC News

Public views are sought on the future of a collection of paintings bought to help children appreciate art.

Published on 11 June 2010 | 7:00 am


Aliens in Galloway? - Galloway Today

Aliens in Galloway?  Galloway Today

DID aliens from outer space once visit the skies above Wigtownshire? And was compelling evidence that they did hushed up by the RAF for over half a century?

Published on 10 September 2009 | 7:00 am








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