Where the road from Kippford joins the A710 lies the hamlet of Barnbarroch. Barnbarroch just consists of a few houses but here you will find...
This is the website of the Colvend and Southwick Community Council. On this page you will find upcoming events within the community area If you wish an event included on this page just send the details to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We try and feature items relevant to the local area. Any feedback on the site is welcome. Email email@example.com
If you are concerned about potholes you encounter on local roads it is very easy to report them. Just ring Dumfries & Galloway Council on 030 33 33 3000. You simply need to provide the location of the pothole. If you prefer you can go to the specific council website page where you can enter the details. The Council will email you with the progress.
The Community Council operates four WhatsApp groups
Colvend Connect for residents in the area from Colvend to Southwick
Rockcliffe Connect for residents of Rockcliffe
Portling Connect for Portling and Port o' Warren
Kippford Connect for its residents
If you wish to join these groups, require assistance or want to volunteer please email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Council also has a Facebook page
If you are a visitor to the area you might care to look at the VisitScotland website for things to do and see both locally and elsewhere in Dumfries & Galloway
Southwick is the name of the parish and where the B793 from Dalbeattie meets the A710 is the hamlet of Caulkerbush thus the road sign states "...
Colvend is the centre of the Community area. It has a Church, a shop, a cafe, a school and a Public Hall, Parish Hall and a tourist information...
Kippford is attractively positioned on the eastern bank of the River Urr, near where it runs into the Solway Firth, and has extensive views across...
Mainsriddle is five and a half miles east of Colvend on the main road to Dumfries. It is little more than an attractive row of houses but once had...
The hamlet of Portling overlooks the Solway and incorporates a stony beach at Port O' Warren. The local coastguard base is in Portling. If you are...
The village is at the head of a sheltered bay on the shores of The Solway Firth. The village has an attractive sandy beach, interspersed by rocky...
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