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Land Management & Access Officer joins the team

A vital part of the Galloway Glens activity over the next five years will be improving the range of outdoor access opportunities up and down the region. We have a number of projects in the mix, from a canoe trail to walking routes, and everything in between. The Scheme will also be looking at the… Read more »

Balmaclellan’s Old Smiddy – Under Construction

It’s great to see that the first project under ‘Our Heritage Hub’ Theme is now underway. Under the direction of the architect John Crallan and the main contractor William Waugh and Sons construction to renovate Balmaclellan’s Smiddy started on Monday the 17th of September. This first phase will be completed in around 40 weeks and… Read more »

Landscape Partnerships – Learning Together!

This week the Galloway Glens Scheme was delighted to host a two-day programme for another Landscape Partnership from Northern Ireland. The Binevenagh and Coastal Lowlands Landscape Partnership Scheme seeks out to protect, enhance and promote the special heritage of this special corner on the North Coast of Northern Ireland. All landscape partnerships seek to ‘connect… Read more »