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 info71.dci@gmail.com

Your Community Initiative office

The Initiative main office is at 16 High Street, Dalbeattie DG5 4AA.

Our information point shop is at the front and the main office is at the back, providing a central point of contact for local, community, visitor, and project information.

Opening times
Shop: Monday to Saturday from 10am - 2pm
Initiative office: Tuesdays, Wednesday and Fridays from 10am -1pm  

Our telephone number is 01556 612752,
our email address is: info71.dci@gmail.com.

The Ebikes and Rocks and Wheels project have a dedicated office space at our former premises at 71 High Street.  

What's On

The What's on guide for August is now out. Please note that you may need to pre-book for some events.

10th Annual Flower and Produce Show

This popular event is back in 2022, on Sunday 28th August.

14th Dalbeattie Walking Festival

26th - 29th August 2022

The programme for this year's walking festival is now available here


 
 

Scotland Roads Survey
Dumfries & Galloway Council

The Association for Public Sector Excellence has developed a survey to enable citizens to give their views on roads and pavements in their area.
The survey for Dumfries and Galloway is now available, and the Council is encouraging anyone with a view on the subject to participate.

Access to the survey will be available here until the end of August 2022.


Dalbeattie Forest Community Parnership

We have updated the partnership page to include links to the minutes of the 2021 Partnership AGM.
We also have a link to the Dalbeattie Forest land management plan published by Forestry and Land Soctland.


The results of our community survey, which took place from February to April this year, are now available here.

For more news about the Rocks and Wheels project, read our latest newsletter.

The results of our Spring Garden Survey are now available.


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

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

 

Our sponsor businesses

If you would like to advertise on the Dalbeattie Matters website, please email us.