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

Cabinet Secretary Visits Midsteeple Quarter

On Wednesday 15th August, the Midsteeple Quarter Project was delighted to host a visit from the Cabinet Secretary for Communities & Local Government, Aileen Campbell. She was joined by Angus Hardie (Scottish Community Alliance), Ian Cook (Director for the Development Trust Association Scotland), Alasdair McKinlay (Head of the Community Planning and Empowerment Unit at Scottish… Read more