Save Dumfries High Street!

A Dumfries community group is asking fellow citizens to respond to an emergency request and come together, as a town, and buy two High Street buildings that are set to be traded amongst speculators in an auction. The group is looking to local people to help raise a stake to bid in the auction on… 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 on BBC News

The Midsteeple Quarter Project was feature on BBC News back in April. They wanted to find out more about the ways in which the community of Dumfries is coming together to buy back their High Street and where the project has come from, You can watch the full clip of our feature below and hear more… Read more