Since the first Wigtown Book Festival in 1999, we have expanded to become an energetic arts organisation working through the year to deliver a programme of literature development activities in the Dumfries & Galloway region of south-west Scotland.
Portpatrick Lifeboat Festival
Portpatrick RNLI Lifeboat Week August 1st – August 7th 2021
Wigtownshire County Golf Club - The 'County' is one of the most popular holiday golf courses in South West Scotland, an 18-hole, true links course situated on the shores of Luce Bay.
At Kirroughtree there’s trails suitable for everyone, from gentle family routes to technically challenging singletrack. There's quality local produce at Kirroughtree cafe and The Breakpad bike shop offers great advice on bike hire, repairs & trails.
Described as ‘one of the showpieces of Galloway’, it is one of Scotland’s most important historical landscaped gardens with its collection of Rhododendrons, Championship Trees and rare species.
The South West Coastal 300 is a stunningly scenic 300 mile road trip around the South West of Scotland. If you are looking for breathtaking scenery, enchanting coastlines and new things to do and see, this is the road trip for you.
Learn about 400 years of monastic life in the valley of the Water of Luce. The last monks at the time of the Reformation embraced the reformed religion and were left to live out their days in the cloister.
The South West of Scotland has something for everyone, from forest holidays to family holidays, adventure holidays to road trips. Visit the famous Gretna Green, the spectacular Dumfries House, or the magical Galloway Forest Park.
The Cock Inn
Auchenmalg, Newton Stewart DG8 0JT
36 Main Street Glenluce, DG8 0PS