Young People Show the Way in New Drive for a Galloway National Park

Young People Show the Way in New Drive for a Galloway National Park

Young people are making their voices heard in the campaign to create Scotland’s third National Park in Galloway. It comes as several of Scotland’s major political parties have pledged their support for new National Parks ahead of next month’s Scottish Parliament...
Artists to Share Their Love of ‘Amazing’ Dumfries and Galloway

Artists to Share Their Love of ‘Amazing’ Dumfries and Galloway

Spring Fling has unveiled the full list of 61 artists and makers taking part in this year’s celebration of creativity from Dumfries and Galloway. As Covid restrictions mean it will be a largely online event, rather than an open studios weekend attracting visitors from...
Open Book Uses New Technology to Share the Love of Scottish Gaelic

Open Book Uses New Technology to Share the Love of Scottish Gaelic

Kathleen MacInnes, trad singer and champion of Scottish Gaelic, is joining poets, academics and a bookshop owner in using online communications to nurture one of Europe’s oldest languages. Lockdown is feared to have had a damaging effect on the language as speakers,...
Spring Fling 2021 Finds New Ways To Celebrate Artists and Makers

Spring Fling 2021 Finds New Ways To Celebrate Artists and Makers

Spring Fling 2021 will offer new and different ways to showcase some of the best contemporary visual arts and craft from Dumfries and Galloway. Organisers, Upland CIC, are delighted to announce plans for this year’s event which will be a vibrant mix of digital and...