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News

Georgia takes on the Great Scottish Run

News
Superintendent McIlwraith.

Police Scotland promotion for Galloway officer

News

Cats Protection outlines simple steps to keep puss purring throughout the year

News

Thousands urge Scottish Government to raise their ambition on climate change

News

Reports of child neglect on the rise

News

Keith Brooke steps down as RHASS chairman

News

Scotland’s happiest place is on a beach in the Hebrides

News
People are urged to sign up for the Great British Beach Clean.

Sign up for the Great British Beach Clean

Environment

Non-employment in older age is associated with feeling isolated & under-utilised

News
Portpatrick lifeboat

Busy summer continues for Portpatrick crew

Transport
Call for more action to tackle air pollution, despite Government ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars.

More action needed on air pollution

Transport

Galloway MSP criticises ‘diminishing resources’ for police

Crime
Lady Dorrian, chairwoman of the Scottish Sentencing Council.

Public consultation on sentencing guidelines for Scottish courts

Crime
The new law came into force from July 3, 2017

Sharing intimate images without consent is not always about revenge

Crime
The stolen black RS500 model is still missing.

Police issue Scotland-wide appeal after theft of rare cars

Crime
John Swinney speaks with career adviser Nicole Grant during his visit to the SDS centre.

Helpline goes live for exam results advice

Education
Skills Development Scotland (SDS) is opening its exam results helpline once again on Tuesday, August 8.

Helpline to open again next month for pupils waiting on exam results

Education
Rebecca McQuaker.

Rebecca’s graduation double celebration

Education
Castlewigg caravan park entrance.

Caravan site goes on the market for £535,000

Business

1.8 million Scottish votes “wasted” in General Election

Politics
Pictured Left to Right are Clare Burns, Loreburn Housing, PC Nicola Wilson, Community Police Officer, Diane McColm, Senior Community Safety Officer (West), Jacqueline McKeand, Community Safety Officer, Andrew Guisti, Councillor Ward 1, Margaret McLeod, Community Safety Officer, PC Gayle Allison, Community Police Officer, Sharon Hay, Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership

Dog fouling and littering focus of community safety day

Lifestyle
HMS Iron Duke will take part in the exercise.

International military training operation targets west coast

Politics

Sign up for the Great British Beach Clean

Environment
Dundeugh

‘Third world’ water quality at Dundeugh

Environment

£3 million boost for Edinburgh and Glasgow cancer centres

Health
Aileen Campbell MSP

Drug death numbers rise to record levels

Health
Suicides in Scotland have seen a rise for the first time in six years.

Sharp rise in Scotland’s suicide rate

Health
BMA Scotland is calling for minimum unit pricing of alcohol following a !0 per cent rise in alcohol-related deaths.

Calls for minimum pricing to tackle rising alcohol problem

Health
Shona Robison hopes the bursaries will encourage students.

Bursaries for new graduate medical course

Health