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

Meet the Board: John Dowson

First up in our ‘Meet the Board’ series is High Street resident, John Dowson. John is retired at 70 years old. He was an antique and fine art dealer for 40 years, as well as a town centre councillor for 11 years. From 1995-99, he was the Leader of the Council and in 2000 was… Read more

Doon Toon Army Guid Nychburris Float

Hello fellow DOON TOON ARMY members! Would you be interested in taking part in a float during the ‘Guid Nychburris’ parade to promote the Midsteeple Quarter Project alongside other groups in the community? A float which celebrates community participation and allows the people of Dumfries to see what they too can be involved in? You… Read more

Race Night Fundraiser

Fundraiser extraordinaire John Maxwell put on another great night on Friday with the first Race Night in support of Midsteeple Quarter. John is the landlord of the Stag Bar on Bank St (in the Midsteeple Quarter) and all races were sponsored by other businesses from Bank Street. A great night was had by all and… Read more