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ROYAL BURGH OF DUMFRIES TATTOO 2020

The Royal Burgh of Dumfries Tattoo is a biennial event that has been running since 2012.  As a result of a new partnership with The Crichton Trust, organisers of the Dumfries Tattoo have this week announced their decision to host the 2020 event in the beautiful grounds of The Crichton in Dumfries. The event will…

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ROYAL BURGH OF DUMFRIES TATTOO 2020

1 November 2019

DEPUTY FIRST MINISTER VISITS THE CRICHTON

DEPUTY FIRST MINISTER COMMENDS COLLABORATIVE APPROACH TO REVITALISING THE WAY WE WORK, LIVE, STUDY AND PLAY AT THE CRICHTON Collaboration is key to the ongoing success of The Crichton in Dumfries and this week, Deputy First Minister, John Swinney MSP met with members of the Crichton Campus Leadership Group (CCLG) to discuss the strategic priorities…

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DEPUTY FIRST MINISTER VISITS THE CRICHTON

28 October 2019

LOCAL LINE UP FOR DOONHAME FESTIVAL

LINE UP ANNOUNCEMENT DOONHAME FESTIVAL, SEPTEMBER 5-7, 2019 The new Doonhame Festival will take place at The Crichton in Dumfries from the 5-7th September 2019. Following a few intense weeks, The Doonhame Festival team are excited to announce the line up for all the stages. The focus on the line up has truly been local,…

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LOCAL LINE UP FOR DOONHAME FESTIVAL

18 July 2019

THE CRICHTON: HOME TO THE NEW DOONHAME FESTIVAL

DOONHAME FESTIVAL, SEPTEMBER 5-7, 2019 The Crichton, Bankend Road, Dumfries The Crichton in Dumfries is the stunning setting for D&G’s new family friendly music festival. Following last week’s announcement about a brand new, home-grown festival for Dumfries & Galloway, the Doonhame Festival is pleased to announce that the three-day event will be taking place in…

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THE CRICHTON: HOME TO THE NEW DOONHAME FESTIVAL

27 June 2019

INTERGENERATIONAL HOUSING AND AGE FRIENDLY PLACES

Christina McKelvie, Minister for Equalities and Older People  with Gwilym Gibbons, Chief Executive of The Crichton Trust (left), Dairmaid Lawlor, Director of Place, Architecture & Design Scotland and Amanda Britain, Event Chair.   Event in Dumfries brings together experts from across Scotland On the 18th June, Architecture and Design Scotland, Scotland’s design champion, brought together experts…

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INTERGENERATIONAL HOUSING AND AGE FRIENDLY PLACES

19 June 2019

COMMUNITY TO KEEP BOX OFFICE OPEN

The Midsteeple is an important heritage building that has been at the heart of Dumfries town centre and our community for well over 300 years. Photo credit: Allan Devlin  BOX OFFICE TO STAY OPEN THANKS TO COMMUNITY HELP Two local organisations have stepped in to provide short-term funding which will keep Dumfries and Galloway Council’s Box Office…

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COMMUNITY TO KEEP BOX OFFICE OPEN

18 June 2019

CHRISTMAS PARTIES & FESTIVE DINNERS 2019

It’s going to be a lively Christmas Party season in 2019 at #TheCrichton FRIDAY NIGHT AT EASTERBROOK HALL: GLAM ‘N’ GLITTER  SELL-OUT 70’S TRIBUTE SHOW 6TH AND 20TH DECEMBER, BAR OPEN 6.30PM, 7.30PM – 1AM 3 COURSE CHRISTMAS CARVERY £39 PER HEAD Early Bird Discount: £37 per head if booked by 1st May 2019 SATURDAY NIGHT…

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CHRISTMAS PARTIES & FESTIVE DINNERS 2019

21 March 2019

EASTERBROOK HALL WEDDING SHOW

On Sunday 27th January, over 30 local exhibitors participated in the Easterbrook Hall Wedding Show at The Crichton. It was a lovely day, both inside and out, with guests getting to see the stunning grounds and gardens as well as the venues, which were creatively decorated to provide couples with a taste of what is…

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EASTERBROOK HALL WEDDING SHOW

4 February 2019

BECOME A TRUSTEE OF THE CRICHTON TRUST

Join us in leading #TheCrichton The Crichton Trust is an innovative and growing social enterprise based in the South of Scotland. We are now looking to recruit up to three new Trustees to join us in leading #TheCrichton through its next exciting phase of development. We are seeking, dynamic and motivated people who are excited…

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BECOME A TRUSTEE OF THE CRICHTON TRUST

11 January 2019

NEW LIFE FOR CRICHTON HALL

A NEW LIFE FOR CRICHTON HALL It is fair to say that there is an air of excitement at The Crichton and throughout Dumfries & Galloway this week, with breaking news of Crichton Hall in the process of being sold to the owners of the Fonab Castle Hotel in Pitlochry and their plans to create…

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NEW LIFE FOR CRICHTON HALL

8 January 2019

CHRISTMAS CONTACTS

The Crichton Trust office is closed for Christmas and will reopen on Thursday 3rd January 2019. Our emergency numbers: For security, fire and building maintenance: 07850 669 440 07741 668 353 07393 462 445 For grounds maintenance: 07803 178 998 For all other enquiries: 07718 765 676 The following email address will be monitored during…

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CHRISTMAS CONTACTS

25 December 2018

JOHN SWINNEY WELCOMES CRICHTON AGREEMENT

A commitment to keeping well educated and skilled young people in Dumfries and Galloway is at the centre of an agreement that looks towards the future of the regional economy. Every provider of further and higher education in Dumfries and Galloway has signed the unique document which forms a joint outcome agreement between the Crichton…

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JOHN SWINNEY WELCOMES CRICHTON AGREEMENT

10 December 2018

DnG MEANS BUSINESS

The first week in October has been a busy week for many local businesses who have taken time out of their usual routine to meet up with other businesses and local business support agencies as part of Dumfries and Galloway Business Week, organised by Business Gateway Dumfries & Galloway. Throughout Business Week businesses of all…

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DnG MEANS BUSINESS

5 October 2018

KEEP SCOTLAND BEAUTIFUL AWARD FOR DUMFRIES

The Crichton Trust would like to thank and congratulate The People’s Project and Dumfries and Galloway Council and everyone who contributes to keeping Dumfries and Galloway in full bloom each year and for their recent success in winning awards for the town.  The Crichton Trust is delighted to have supported their efforts and to have welcomed…

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KEEP SCOTLAND BEAUTIFUL AWARD FOR DUMFRIES

5 October 2018

NEW CRICHTON CRYPT TOURS

The Crichton Crypt Tours – October 2018 Presented by Mostly Ghostly Tours in association with The Crichton Trust From October 2018, members of the public can sign up to enjoy a historical tour at The Crichton. These October tours, led by Mostly Ghostly Tours, will provide guests with the opportunity to visit The Crichton Memorial…

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NEW CRICHTON CRYPT TOURS

5 September 2018

HAVE A VERY CRICHTON CHRISTMAS IN 2018

Book your Christmas Lunch, Dinner or Party Night Now! Now that summer is over, Easterbrook Hall and Neuro’s have launched their Christmas party nights and festive menu for December 2018. You can download the Christmas brochure below and if you would like more information or to book a table please get in touch with Easterbrook…

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HAVE A VERY CRICHTON CHRISTMAS IN 2018

5 September 2018

CRICHTON CONVERSATIONS PROGRAMME 2018

The Crichton Foundation has just released news of their Crichton Conversations Programme for 2018. The programme will kick off on the 9th October with the opening lecture from Dame Frances Cairncross DBE FRSE and will close with a lecture from The Right Honourable James Wolffe QC, on the theme of Prosecuting Crime, on Tuesday 19th…

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CRICHTON CONVERSATIONS PROGRAMME 2018

23 August 2018

BEECHGROVE GARDEN ON BBC SCOTLAND ON 23 AUGUST FROM THE CRICHTON

Thanks to a collaboration between The Crichton Foundation and The Crichton Trust, BBC Scotland’s Beechgrove Garden Roadshow was recently filmed at The Crichton in Dumfries and will be aired on BBC Scotland on Thursday 23rd August at 7pm.  The Beechgrove Garden is a BBC Scotland TV gardening programme which aims to celebrate Scottish horticulture. Following…

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BEECHGROVE GARDEN ON BBC SCOTLAND ON 23 AUGUST FROM THE CRICHTON

13 August 2018

BEECHGROVE GARDEN ROADSHOW FROM THE CRICHTON

Thanks to a collaboration between The Crichton Foundation and The Crichton Trust, The Crichton has now been confirmed as the host site for the end of July production of the Beechgrove Garden Roadshow. While half of the programme will focus on a Q&A session with the Beechgrove Garden panel members; Jim McColl, George Anderson and…

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BEECHGROVE GARDEN ROADSHOW FROM THE CRICHTON

17 July 2018

CELEBRATE YOUR GRADUATION AT NEURO’S

Are you graduating in 2018? Celebrate at Neuro’s Bar, Restaurant & Spa. 2 courses for £20.95 and 3 courses for £24.95 including coffee and a free glass of fizz! Children’s menu available daily from 11.30am to 8pm  (£5.50 – £7.00). Feel free to call in for coffee, cake, lunch or a cold drink on graduation…

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CELEBRATE YOUR GRADUATION AT NEURO’S

28 June 2018
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