Save Dumfries Town Centre

Dumfries used to be a vibrant market town with plenty of shops and a bustling town centre.

Today, the picture is a very different one.

Shops that have been based in the town centre for years have closed and, as a result, more and more shops are lying empty.

Alister Jack MP leads call for review of the convergence uplift

Dumfries and Galloway Member of Parliament, Alister Jack has written to the UK government’s Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Michael Gove, asking him to review the convergence uplift and assess how the UK government can ensure Scottish farmers receive a fair settlement.