News from Dumfries and Galloway
A conference held at the Easterbrook Hall yesterday laid out proposals to increase the value of tourism in Dumfries and Galloway from £300 million to £330 million. Councillor Colin Smyth, who launched the tourism strategy, said it should “result in an ...
A group of Dumfries and Galloway College business students have organised a live music charity event at the Granary pub on Loreburn Street. All proceeds gathered at the gig will be donated to Dumfries and Galloway Sands, which supports families who ...
The blaze was on rough terrain between the Ayrshire town of Barrhill and Newton Stewart in Dumfries and Galloway. Three-foot high flames swept across more than 600m of grassland as fire crews battled to protect a nearby forest from the moving threat.
Fire crews were called to the blaze on grassland in South Ayrshire at around 1.20pm on Tuesday. They worked for more than five hours to tackle the large wildfire, which was burning on rough terrain between the South Ayrshire town of Barrhill and Newton ...
Fire crews fought for more than five hours to bring a large wildfire under control on rough terrain in south west Scotland. The incident happened between Barrhill in South Ayrshire and Newton Stewart in Dumfries and Galloway on Tuesday. About 15 ...
The crews tackled three foot high flames across 600m of grassland between Barrhill, in south Ayrshire, and Newton Stewart, in Dumfries and Galloway. Around 15 firefighters used handheld beaters and a high pressure jet to extinguish the flames yesterday ...
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Weather from Dumfries and Galloway
Saturday, 03 of December
Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds 2.6º C
Maximum: 4º C
Low: -1° C
Humidity: 88%%
Visibility: 10.0 km
Saturday, 03 of December
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Fog
Fog
Maximum: 4º C
Low: -1° C
Sunday, 04 of December
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Clear
Clear
Maximum: 3º C
Low: -1° C
Monday, 05 of December
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Overcast
Overcast
Maximum: 3º C
Low: -1° C
Tuesday, 06 of December
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Chance of Rain
Chance of Rain
Maximum: 6º C
Low: 5° C
Hotels
The Urr Valley Country House Hotel The Urr Valley Country House Hotel
Ernespie Road
DG7 3JG Castle Douglas
Trewan Bed and Breakfast Trewan Bed and Breakfast
97 William Street
DG5 4EE Dalbeattie
The Market Inn Hotel The Market Inn Hotel
7 Queen Street
DG7 1HX Castle Douglas
Other places
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