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

Dumfries Womens’ Sign Squad

In October 2018, we were delighted at Dumfries & Galloway Council’s decision to transfer the former Bakers Oven to community ownership through the Midsteeple Quarter Project. Since then, our Creative Producer, Kevin Reid, has been working hard at creating an exciting programme of activity in The Oven which includes exhibitions, workshop spaces and event –… Read more

Scottish Land Fund Support for Midsteeple Quarter

We’ve recently received some great news at the Midsteeple Quarter Project from the Scottish Land Fund (SLF) and are delighted to share the news with you! SLF is the national funding pot that supports communities to buy assets like land and buildings that are underused in their area. For example, the recent community buy out… 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