News

News

Shigellosis: Everything you need to know about this highly infectious bug

Health

Search is on for Scotland’s food and drink suppliers

News

Donation helps life-saving Scottish air ambulance

News

The £16.1bn Great British childcare crutch

News

Parents urged to share their children’s dreams for the future

News

£10 million pounds for organisations to tackle climate change

Politics 2
Hannah Spearritt, Jon Campling and Charlotte Farrell (age 9) who uses Rachel House.

Over 6,000 sci-fi fans beamed down to Capital Sci-Fi Con 2017

News 3
Mackie's of Scotland 30 flavours of ice cream for the Royal Highland show.

Scots’ ice cream tastes shift upmarket

News

Weekend closure of A77 for roadworks

Transport
Mid Galloway Councillor Alistair Geddes

A75 signs “not fit for purpose”

Transport
Driver speed feedback signs

Feedback signs to be made permanent

Transport
Police closed the road for several hours

A713 closed at Parton after turbine trailer comes off road

Transport

Mobile phone driving penalty has been doubled

Crime

Man arrested in connection with ‘inappropriate behaviour’ on service bus

Crime

Police hunt man after girl touched ‘inappropriately’ on bus

Crime
The Lucy Faithfull Foundation has said that 1530 people from Scotland contacted its Stop it Now! website last year.

Scottish paedophiles visiting website to help them change

Crime

Pupils rising to the reading challenge

Education
Biggest Change in Active Travel 2016 award winners were Kirkcowan Primary

Kirkcowan pupils win active travel award

Education
Beat the Street is searching for Community Champions.

Beat the Street looks for community champions

Education
The Luing breed.

Luings sparkle at Castle Douglas

Business

Weekend closure of A77 for roadworks

Transport

£10 million pounds for organisations to tackle climate change

Politics 2
Richard Arkless MP with MSYP candidates Emma Currie and Neal McCulloch.

Arkless joins youth parliament campaign trail

Politics
Scottish Water says its charges will still be lower than the UK average after a 1.6 per cent increase.

Increase in Scottish Water charges to fund investment

Environment

Shigellosis: Everything you need to know about this highly infectious bug

Health

Vitamin D supplements key to combating common cold

Health
Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary

300 operations were cancelled in 2016

Health
The Royal College of Midwives is concerned about growing pressures on Scotland's maternity services.

Maternity services facing rising demand

Health
Cervical screening is at a 10-year low while the number of deaths from cervical cancer has increased by 24 per cent.

Concern as cancer screening hits 10-year low

Health