The Galloway Gazette

Putting Galloway on the walking map

NHS 24 is reminding people who take regular medication to make sure repeat prescriptions are at the top of their Christmas list.

NHS 24 issues prescriptions reminder for Christmas

Light The Way is aiming to support people fleeing conflict and violence this Christmas.

Christian Aid to help ‘Light The Way’

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Leading Scots to sleep rough for Social Bite Village

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Smoking in cars with children becomes an offence

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Parents need more help to keep kids safe from accidents

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1 in 3 UK travellers want to see ‘quiet zones’ on flights

Frozen and burst water pipes can be a problem in winter.

Shaun shares his plumbing tips for winter

A festive fund-raising pack is available online to help MRF finance vital research into vaccines to treat different strains of the disease. Information about symptoms can also be found on its website.

Expected rise in cases of meningitis


Good win for Stewartry at Cumnock in division two

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Creesiders No.10 Alistair Fisher slides in a well timed tackle on Lochmaben's Gavin Smith

Fine Middleton hat trick sees Newton Stewart progress in league cup


Bronze consolation for Scots after one loss scuppers gold

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Cup challenge for Newton Stewart and Wigtown


Grand total for charity marathon runner Avril

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The tree on display at the Ritz

Third Christmas Tree festival

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Dutch bassoon professor Joost Bosdijk

Young generation come to Gatehouse

Hazel Stevens had a full house at the Craft Hotel in Wigtown

Full house for debut novelist

Celery is even less popular than Brussels sprouts

Spuds on top as celery named as UK’s most hated veg

Party poppers or party poopers?

Is it time to scrap the office Christmas party?

Margo Black at Wigtown Flower Circle

Wigtown Flower Circle Open Evening