Dumfries & Galloway



Statkraft keeps it local with Windy Rig wind farm contract award

Statkraft has awarded RJ McLeod the contract to undertake the civil engineering works for the 43MW W ...

Published 14 January 2020

New £6.3m housing development with dementia-friendly bungalows opens in Dumfries

The first residents have moved into a new development of 42 homes at College Mains, Dumfries followi ...

Published 9 January 2020

John Kempsell joins DM Hall’s Dumfries office

DM Hall has appointed John Kempsell to the role of senior surveyor in its Dumfries office. Born a ...

Published 11 December 2019

‘Transformational’ £394.5m Borderlands Inclusive Growth Deal signed off

A number of construction and infrastructure project have moved a step closer after the ‘Heads ...

Published 1 July 2019

Work starts on Scotland’s first community-owned Passivhaus certified homes

Building work has started on three family-sized passivhaus certified homes in the village of Closebu ...

Published 26 June 2019

And finally... Engineers uncover stash of 'Dads Army' grenades

Engineers working on upgrading the power network in Dumfries & Galloway made an unusual discover ...

Published 29 May 2019

Borderlands Partnership welcomes £345m funding commitment

The Borderlands Partnership has welcomed the commitment in the Spring Statement and the announcement ...

Published 14 March 2019

Five-star hotel planned for former Dumfries psychiatric hospital

A former psychiatric hospital in Dumfries is to be converted into a five-star hotel following the sa ...

Published 11 January 2019