Council respond to 999 rescue team call

AN SoS from a life-saving rescue crew looks set to receive a swift response from Dumfries and Galloway Council.

Members of Nith Inshore Rescue team had expressed concern about the speed of traffic going passed their base on the northern edge of Glencaple.

'Moo'ving in to welcome show arrival

SPECIAL DELIVERY . . . Dumfriesshire constituency MSP Oliver Mundell was given expert tuition on how to calve a cow when he toured Moffat Agricultural Show at Raehills Meadows.


Oliver calls on First Minister to save Acorn House

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell is calling on the First Minister to personally ensure that Acorn House stays open in Dumfries.

Mr Mundell has also written again to Health Secretary Shona Robison MSP, with whom he raised the issue with last month.

Gretna RBS announcement is stay of execution

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell believes today's announcement by RBS is merely a stay of execution and does not represent a major u-turn.

He also believes that it is a meaningless PR stunt and not being carried out for the right reasons.