Welcome to Dalbeattie Matters, the website for the Dalbeattie community

Welcome to Dalbeattie Matters, a community website and resource for everyone fortunate enough to live in Dalbeattie and the surrounding area or those who have visited and fallen in love with this amazing community and who just want to keep in touch with everything that’s happening here.

We are a one-stop resource with information about local groups and organisations, services, events, local news and even the weather in Dalbeattie!

If you have an item of news or if you are part of a local group or organisation and would like to be featured on the Dalbeattie Matters website, send an email to info@dalbeattiematters.net.

Coming out of Lockdown
Dalbeattie Community Initiative are planning to resume 'normal' working from Monday 6 July

COVID-19 Alert from
Dumfries and Galloway Council

Dumfries and Galloway Council have issued an alert and a statement regarding localised restrictions in certain post codes in the council's area: 

The decision made on 2nd July by Scottish Government includes:

  • Continuing with the enforced travel restrictions of 5 miles from home for leisure and recreation in these postcode areas
  • The ongoing suspension of visiting to care homes in these postcode areas
  • Particular focus on encouraging people not to travel across the Scotland/England border to Cumbria

Corona Virus update from
Cragnair Health Centre

COVID-19 Information from
Dumfries and Galloway Council
All information from Dumfries and Galloway Council about their services during the current situation can now be found at the link below.
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Finding help during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Third Sector Dumfries and Galloway (TSDG) has created a new website to give the public easy access to what help is available from local organisations during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The map-based site allows residents to search for groups that are offering support in their area as well as allowing organisations to make appeals for support and resources. .

The map can zoom into an area, town or village with a pin for each organisation giving contact details and a brief description of what is available or required.

Job vacancy

Dalbeattie company  Jas P Wilson has a vacancy for a Sales Support Admin Assistant. 

Painting Competition
for the
2021 Solway Forests Red Squirrel Calendar

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With thousands of young people impacted by Covid19 the Solway Forests Red Squirrel Network are inviting everyone from the ages of 4-18 years to take part in our Red squirrel painting and calendar competition.

Closing date 31st July 2020

Dalbeattie = Scots: Dawbeattie, from Gaelic Dail Bheithe meaning "valley of birch." 

Due to the Corona Virus situation and official advice about social distancing, we will not be publishing our guide to events and activities for the time being.

Click today's Dalbeattie weather icon for the 7 day forecast.

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