Month: February 2024

Pop-up enterprise hub launched on Dumfries High Street

• The launch of Midsteeple Quarter’s Enterprise Pop-up Hub at The Smithy, Dumfries High Street. Midsteeple Quarter Community Engagement Activator Kathryn Hill and board member Robert Richmond are pictured, front, with, left to right, Kenny Bowie (Dumfries & Galloway Chamber of Commerce), Kirstie Scrimgeour (South of Scotland Enterprise), Selina McMorran (Third Sector Dumfries & Galloway), Gary Calderwood (Business Gateway), Jamie Shovelin (Dumfries & Galloway Chamber of Commerce) and Sarah-Jane Burns (CodeBase)

Fledgling enterprises in Dumfries are being offered the chance to trade for free on the High Street. The opportunity to make use of The Smithy from Fridays until Mondays is part of a package of support being made available for start-ups through a Pop-up Enterprise Hub initiative aimed at providing a springboard to success. Led… Read more »

Message from Third Sector Dumfries and Galloway’s new CEO

Hello. I’m delighted to have joined Third Sector Dumfries and Galloway at such an important time for our sector and for our region. Much has changed over the past few years as we face the post-pandemic challenges that we haven’t yet addressed, on top of already difficult pressures for our children, families, and communities. I’m… Read more »