The Galloway Gazette

Luings sparkle at Castle Douglas

Business
The penalty for this sort of driving offence just got much steeper.

Mobile phone driving penalty has been doubled

Crime

The £16.1bn Great British childcare crutch

News
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Parents urged to share their children’s dreams for the future

News

£10 million pounds for organisations to tackle climate change

Politics 2

Over 6,000 sci-fi fans beamed down to Capital Sci-Fi Con 2017

News 1

Scots’ ice cream tastes shift upmarket

News
Previous SRUC student Tom Cole on his SNH placement.  He is pictured at Loch Leven National Nature Reserve.

Opportunities for SRUC Students

News

Calling young writers: pen a hero animal story and win!

News

Wigtown see of Saints challenge and close in on title

Football
Euan Dewar competing for the ball.

Disappointment at shield loss for new league champions

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Kinnear Trophy winner from Limekiln Loch CC - Peter JD Wilson, Jocelyn Bell, Janette Sloan (presenting), Hugh Aitken, Beth Aitken

Limekiln Loch lift Kinnear Trophy

Sport
Grierson Trophy winners from Castle Kennedy CC - Helen Young, Fay Cowan, Stranraer Ladies President Isobel Crawford (presenting), Gail Munro and Rita Mitchell.

Gail wins the Grierson

Sport

Strong entry for Snowman season 2017 opener

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Competitions coming fast and furious for young swimmers - but they just keep on winning

More Sport

Marvellous Mags lifts the Lyburn

Sport

Win for Wigtown would almost ensure league title

Football
The ramblers at Bargaly Glen

Ramblers find ‘police car cows’ in Bargaly Glen

Whats on
Pictured left to right are Euan Donald, Ellen Carr and Benjamin Garside.

Kirkcudbright Academy hosts Rotary Club young musician competition

Music
Experts had warned of a 9 per cent rise in the cost of Prosecco.

Prosecco prayers answered with launch of new wine ‘Progrigio’

Lifestyle
Nurse Breckenridge and Private Alfred McGuigan

Nurse Breckenridge honoured for her valuable war service

Lifestyle