News

News

Flowers for a princess

News
Many of the people who met Nicol Sturgeon were keen to get a 'selfie' with the SNP leader.

SNP leader brings election campaign to Galloway

Politics 1

UK consumers most likely to shop online on Mondays

News

‘Keep the fracking ban’ says UNISON

News 1

Golden day for Kirkcudbright butcher

Business

Glittering accolades for Newton Stewart butcher

Business

Call for Westminster candidates to end age discrimination

News
Reporter Louise Kerr

New office for The Galloway Gazette

Business
Are you lonely?

NHS D&G tackle loneliness

Health

CCTV cameras for stations on Ayr to Stranraer line

Transport
Road users wishing to travel to and from Newburgh should exit/join the A90 at its junction with the A975 at Rashiereive

A75 roadworks start later this week

Transport

Motorcyclist dies in accident near Castle Douglas

Transport
Paul McCleary.

Newton Stewart man and 77 year-old woman from Stranraer die in A75 crash

Transport

Committee to hear Galloway experience of local policing

Crime 1

Warning as scammers divert calls and texts to empty bank accounts

Crime
Chiefs plea...Mr Gormley wants members of the public to share their views on the 2026 Police Scotland strategy. You can complete the survey by visiting the website www.scotland.police.uk/about-us/policing-2026/ by May  8.

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

History comes alive for primary pupils

Education
Stranraer Academy

Academy pupils sent home after power cut

Education
Kirkcudbright Pre-School Group retained Eco Schools Flag status.

Green flag award for pre-school group

Education
The Runciman family - Roderick, Amanda, Lewis and Libby - at their Allanshaws farmhouse.

Farm secretary role more vital than ever

Business
Screenwriters/Actors Joe and Kel and producers, Andy and Ade, shared with the pupils some of their experiences in the very interesting hour long chat

Keepers film crew enjoy school visit

Education
Judith Johnstone from Lucas presents to Alan Caldow of J Hall & Sons from Kirkudbright

Picture by Graeme Hart.
Copyright Perthshire Picture Agency

Golden day for Kirkcudbright butcher

Business

Glittering accolades for Newton Stewart butcher

Business
Reporter Louise Kerr

New office for The Galloway Gazette

Business

SNP leader brings election campaign to Galloway

Politics 1

ELECTION 2017 ROUND-UP: Polls predict ‘bluewash’ as Emily Thornberry turns airwaves blue

Politics 4
Scottish Liberal Democrat candidate Joan Mitchell

Joan Mitchell to stand as Lib Dem candidate in Dumfries and Galloway

Politics

Summit meeting to secure Viking hoard for Galloway

Environment
Anne McCall, the new director of RSPB Scotland.

Anne lands director role at RSPB Scotland

Environment
A mild winter, coupled with warmer than usual spring temperatures, could lead to an increase in the number of bugs, like ants, this summer.

Homeowners warned to expect a plague of bugs this summer

Environment

NHS D&G tackle loneliness

Health
Health Secretary Shona Robison.

Two GP practices in Galloway hit by cyber attack

Health 1

Blood bikes £1000 donation

Health
New cigarette laws come into force this month

What smokers need to know about the new cigarette laws

Health

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

Health