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Conservatives select local farmer to fight Galloway seat

Politics 1
Finlay Carson MSP with David Martin, Lloyds Group Public Affairs.

MSP hopeful of mobile bank for Wigtown Book Festival weekend

Business

Final push for Scottish dairy farmers to apply for EU Dairy Aid

News 1

Just a week left to spend or bank your old Bank of England paper fivers

Business

Hybrid ‘super-slugs’ are invading British gardens and we can’t stop them

Environment

Communities across Scotland mark International Workers’ Memorial Day

News

Forest industry petition lodged

Business
A new survey has revealed British cats prefer the comfort of their home than the great outdoors.

Survey provides new insights into the lives of cats

News
Thousands of Further Education lecturers in colleges across Scotland are on strike.

College lecturers take strike action

News

Early buses are cancelled in Castle Douglas

Transport
Easter commuters face travel delays

Lengthy delays predicted for Easter travellers

Transport
The MP with the Transerv and Transport Scotland representatives

MP gets “clarity” over timescale for A77 landslip works at Cairnryan

Transport

Police Scotland Chief Constable Phil Gormley’s 2026 vision

Crime 5
Getting the basics right...is a top priority for Scottish Police Authority chairman Andrew Flanagan.

SPA chairman Andrew Flanagan discusses Policing 2026

Crime 2
Conversation and consultation...is vital to ensuring the success of the 2026 vision, according to Deputy Chief Constable Rose Fitzpatrick.

DCC Rose Fitzpatrick on Police Scotland’s 2026 vision

Crime 4
Scottish Police Authority chairman Andrew Flanagan with Police Scotland Chief Constable Phil Gormley at the 2026 strategy launch.

Police Scotland 2026: ten year strategy consultation

Crime 3

National Trust launches major recruitment drive

News
Wednesday 8th March
Rotary Young Technologist Competition DEHS  
  Pictured with Newton Stewart Rotary President Gordon Bennie, Dave Stewart from the Institution of Structural Engineers & Rotarian Bob Boan with the winning junior team from Kirkcudbright Acdamy Beth Taveren, Isla Ginnelly, Douglas Coperman & Stephen Dale

Young engineers show their ingenuity

Education
Spring is the perfect time to have fun outdoors with your little ones.

Spring into action and embrace the outdoors with your wee ones

Education
Stranraer Academy

£28,000 Lotto boost for the academy

Education
Finlay Carson MSP with David Martin, Lloyds Group Public Affairs.

MSP hopeful of mobile bank for Wigtown Book Festival weekend

Business
Have you got any paper fivers left?

Just a week left to spend or bank your old Bank of England paper fivers

Business
Timber extraction is a key part of the forestry industry in Galloway.

Forest industry petition lodged

Business

Conservatives select local farmer to fight Galloway seat

Politics 1

PM calls snap general election

News 15
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon (right) and TripAdvisor senior vice-president Robin Ingle announce the new collaboration during a meeting at Carnegie Hall in New York.

Tourism deal could attract £150m to Scottish economy

Politics

Hybrid ‘super-slugs’ are invading British gardens and we can’t stop them

Environment
Miss Scotland Lucy Kerr has the key to Scotland's secrets

National Trust launches major recruitment drive

News

Eagle bid takes flight, thanks to £1.3m grant

Environment

Smartphone could make injections a thing of the past for some diabetes sufferers

Health
Stewart Anderson.

Stewart spreading stroke prevention message

Health

Inspection praises Stranraer support

Health
Heather Bestel will take on the London Marathon.

From liver failure to marathon success!

Health
Hazel Hamilton from Lockerbie and Kelvin Frew, originally from the Stewartry, now based in Dumfries.

First Queen’s Nurses in 50 years

Health