Our schools have reopened, our libraries, museums and galleries are reopening, and we’re preparing to reopen our leisure facilities.
We explore responsible camping, seek otters in the Galloway Forest Park, get a stunning view from the summit of Criffel, and celebrate the success of the Kirkcudbright Summer Activities group.
This weekend, on Saturday 15th August, we commemorate the 75th anniversary of VJ Day, which concluded World War 2 after almost 6 years of brutal conflict.
This has been a momentous week for education. The SQA issued its results and we’re making final preparations for pupils and staff to return to schools.
Yesterday at Full Council we agreed our Restart Renewal Recovery approach, built on our learning from the initial response period.
You’ll have seen from our social media posts partners in Cumbria are dealing with an ongoing situation in Carlisle in which an increasing number of cases of COVID-19 have been identified.
This week we’ve seen the most significant relaxation of COVID-19 measures, with the reopening of hairdressers and barbers, bars and restaurants, cinemas, tourist attractions, places of worship and childcare settings.
The DG Young People’s Response to COVID-19 consultation for young people aged 11 – 25 is now LIVE!
We’re pleased that the Scottish Government have been able to make the decision to lift the localised restrictions in parts of Dumfries and Galloway.