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Nominations wanted for Scottish Cyber Awards

Scots are being urged to put themselves forward for an awards ceremony that recognises the country’s leading cyber security experts.

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The ramblers on the Knockdolian walk.

Ramblers head for the devil’s bowling green

This week is a strenuous walk of 10 miles for Wigtownshire Ramblers in the heart of the Galloway Hills, visiting the Devil’s Bowling Green.

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From left: Freya Brown, Anna Wardrop and Adam Khairi are encouraging other youngsters to sign up for the Great Scottish Run.

Young ones step out for Great Scottish Run

Youngsters Freya Brown, Anna Wardrop and Adam Khairi are urging others to join them at this year’s Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run.

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The rare tapestry is housed in the Bonnie Prince Charlie bedroom.

Rare tapestry on show in Prince’s bedroom

Drumlanrig Castle and Country Estate is currently open for tours and, this year, visitors have a chance to discover a rare tapestry within its own Bonnie Prince Charlie bedroom.

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Event to focus on money matters

Event to focus on money matters

Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership is hosting an event in Stranraer focused on money management and the cost of borrowing next week.

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Beach Art at Rockcliffe

Switchback for ramblers at Sandyhills

Worried about heavy showers but hoping for breezy sunshine, a select party of 6 ramblers left picturesque Rockcliffe by the coastal path, heading past the much sought after seaside villas towards Castlehill Point.

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The Big Family Cooking Showdown.

Cooking showdown for all the family

With programmes featuring food continuing to prove popular with viewers, there will be many people who will be delighted to learn that his coming Tuesday on BBC2 there is a new cooking competition starting at 8pm.

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Farmers market in Ballantrae on Sunday

Farmers market in Ballantrae on Sunday

The next Ballantrae Farmers’ Market is on Sunday 13 August 11am to 3pm in Craigiemains Home and Garden Centre, Main Street, Ballantrae.

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Oysters from Loch Ryan, Scotlands only wild, native oyster fishery.

Scotland’s first Oyster Festival needs your help

Organisers of the first Stranraer Oyster Festival are encouraging members of the community of all ages to attend an Open Evening to find out how they can get involved and help deliver a world-class event for Stranraer.

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Melvin Benn launching his ReBalance plans with Lande Hekt from punk rock band Muncie Girls, PRS Foundation chief executive Vanessa Reed and Lucy Wood, also from Festival Republic.

VIDEO: Festival boss launches ReBalance scheme to get more girls into music industry

Girl power got a helping hand today when one of the world's biggest music promoters launched an initiative in to encourage more female UK led bands, solo acts and sound engineers.

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Wigtownshire ramblers on the Auchencrosh to Cairnryan walk

Ramblers end up on the ‘super highway’

Wigtownshire Ramblers walk on Saturday 5th August will be a moderate 9 mile coastal walk from Rockcliffe to Sandyhills and back.

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The cultural capital of an ancient world

The cultural capital of an ancient world

Last week’s TV Preview focused on a programme dealing with the situation that Orkney faces with tourists in the present day.

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Will Dee in concert. Picture by Damien Hyerle

Rising star Will returns to Galloway

A former Galloway Gazette reporter is now a rising star in the music world, and is returning to the area for a free concert.

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Money raised from five pence bag levy.

Bags of help for groups in Kirkcudbright

Community projects in Kirkcudbright could receive a cash injection thanks to Tesco’s Bags of Help initiative.

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Tom Devine has nominated the door of Iona Abbey through which he led his daughter on her wedding day. Pic: Robert Perry/TSPL.

Nominate your favourite Scottish door!

As part of its 50th anniversary celebrations, the Scottish Civic Trust is inviting everyone from celebrities to members of the public to nominate their favourite Scottish door.

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Sanctuary 2017 -  a 24-hour arts event in Galloway Forest Dark Skies Park.

Creative young people wanted for arts event

A 24-hour arts event in the Galloway Forest Dark Skies Park is looking for six young people from Dumfries and Galloway.

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Documents from the construction of the Forth Bridge in 1883 will feature in the exhibition.

Exhibition looks at famous Scots from the past

A new National Records of Scotland exhibition will provide an insight into the fascinating lives of four of Scotland’s most renowned historical figures over the next month.

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Reverend Peytons Big Damn Band.

Rootsy blues from Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band

Headlining at The Grapes, Stranraer on August 22 is Indiana-bred singer-guitarist Reverend Peyton, frontman of Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band.

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Jim Kerr made a surprise appearance at Rewind. Pic: Stephen Gunn Photography.

Review: Rewind to the music that stands the test of time

Heavy rain failed to dampen the spirits of the thousands of revellers who headed to Perth at the weekend for two days of 80s nostalgia.

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The Red Arrows, the RAF's world-famous aerobatic display team, in the skies above East Lothian. Picture: Jane Barlow

Scottish National Airshow set to mark 20th anniversary

Expectations are sky-high for the Scottish National Airshow tomorrow on what will be its 20th anniversary.

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