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Youth organisations to be awarded funding

22nd February, 2018

To celebrate VisitScotland’s Year of Young People, Drumlanrig Castle and Country Estate has launched its community bursary fund for 2018 with a focus on local youth groups and clubs. The initiative will see £500 awarded to a community group based in Nithsdale or Upper Nithsdale which is in need of a financial boost – with […]

Save the date for a top countryside day out

20th February, 2018

The dates for the biggest event in Dumfriesshire’s rural calendar – Galloway Country Fair – have been confirmed as 18 and 19 August as the popular event returns this summer. Organisers are urging people to save the date and take advantage of a 10 per cent early bird ticket discount. The award winning weekend event […]

Hamlet By The Three Inch Fools

6th February, 2018

Five actors, with all manners of musical instruments, present an inventive and entertaining take on Shakespeare’s most infamous and iconic play, Hamlet.

Congratulations to Micky Walsh and Hollydrive Sally

26th January, 2018

Following three days of intense competition, in sometimes challenging weather in the form of heavy and deep snow, the winner of the Kennel Club 88th Spaniel Championship was announced as Mr Mickey Walsh with his bitch Int FTCh Hollydrive Sally. Congratulations to all who qualified to attend, such was the quality that in addition to […]

Top AV Spaniel Will Soon Be Revealed

12th January, 2018

Organised by The Spaniel Club, The Kennel Club 88th AV (except cocker) Spaniel Championship takes place here on the Queensberry Estate and will be run over 3 days beginning on Monday the 15th of January. Registration and a welcome by The Duke of Buccleuch will take place at Drumlanrig Castle on the morning of the […]

Give back to the community and embrace the great outdoors this year

10th January, 2018

Volunteers completed more than 250 hours of work at Drumlanrig’s Ranger sessions throughout 2017. And on the back of the successful year, the Estate team is calling on more people to get involved – so if it’s your New Year’s resolution to learn new skills, it’s the perfect opportunity. Drumlanrig Castle and Country Estate hosts […]