Fundraising Campaign Media Coverage

In January 2019, Midsteeple Quarter launched a fundraising campaign to raise enough money to go to an auction in London on 5th February and purchase two High Street buildings. We had less than 2 weeks to do this, and during this time we had some great media coverage in both local and national press, including… Read more

The Oven Asset Transfer

We are delighted at Dumfries & Galloway Council’s decision to transfer the former Bakers Oven building into community ownership through the Midsteeple Quarter Project. It has been a long journey towards this moment after all the hard work the Midsteeple Quarter have put into the project over the last two years, and we are thrilled… Read more

Colin Smyth highlights MSQ in Parliament

A few weeks ago, MSP Colin Smyth raised the Midsteeple Quarter Project as an excellent example of community led fightback to secure the future of Town Centres. He commented: “The Scottish Government need to provide funding to help community groups fighting to save our Town Centres, which is why I called for the Midsteeple Quarter… Read more