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'Significant' Viking treasure found in Dumfries and Galloway - stv.tv
A hoard of Viking treasure found in Dumfries and Galloway has been described one of the most significant archaeological finds Scottish history. Early indication suggest there are over 100 artefacts, comprising several gold objects. The hoard also ...
Sun, 12 Oct 2014 12:29:47 GMT
Shocked family spot man in blonde wig and wearing cream dress being spanked ... - Scottish Daily Record
Allan told our sister paper the Dumfries & Galloway Standard: “The one doing the whipping unstrapped the other one from the gate and they fled to a car. “They wheel-spinned away and we walked on for about half a mile in total shock. We didn't say a ...
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:57:18 GMT
Dumfries and Galloway's children are living below the breadline: 'Worrying ... - Scottish Daily Record
“Government needs to tackle the root causes of poverty by, for example, increasing the national minimum wage to alleviate the appalling levels of low pay we have in Dumfries and Galloway and imposing a freeze on energy prices to deal with the cost of ...
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:15:12 GMT
Dumfries and Galloway's recycling rate is one of the worst in Scotland - Scottish Daily Record
Dumfries and Galloway has the second worst recycling rate in the country. Less than a quarter of the 75,501 tonnes of rubbish collected from households across the region last year was recycled. That's 18,082 tonnes, or 23.9 per cent. The figure falls ...
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:06:53 GMT
Study reveals Dumfries and Galloway library visit decline - BBC News
A study of council-run facilities in Dumfries and Galloway Council shows one of the most marked declines in library visits of any Scots local authority. The report is aimed at informing the budget-setting process in the region. It shows attendance at ...
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:09:46 GMT
Dumfries and Galloway projected social work overspend cut - BBC News
A forecast overspend on social work services in Dumfries and Galloway has shown a slight reduction. At the halfway point in the financial year the potential deficit facing the department is just over £370,000. Earlier this year, the vice-chairman of ...
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 10:40:49 GMT