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

MSQ First AGM Success!

On Tuesday 16th October, we held our first AGM for the Midsteeple Quarter Project at The Oven on Dumfries High Street, which offered members of the community the opportunity to find out more about the progress of the project as well as discuss ideas for the future uses of The Oven and view initial plans…. Read more