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by Stuart McLaren
Thu Jan 06, 2022 2:07 pm
Forum: Dumfries Chat
Topic: I Hate Birthday Banners!
Replies: 0
Views: 58

I Hate Birthday Banners!

Why is it that the people who are of a mentality to put up Birthday Banners are nearly always also of the mentality that it never enters their tiny little minds to go and take them back down again? Take the one in the picture below, for example, which has been attached to the fence outside Georgetow...
by Stuart McLaren
Mon Dec 20, 2021 4:26 pm
Forum: Entertainment
Topic: Dumfries Comic Con 26/03/2022
Replies: 0
Views: 132

Dumfries Comic Con 26/03/2022

Dumfries Comic Con tickets now on sale.

BGCP brings our fun all ages event to Dumfries for the first time to celebrate comic books, cosplay, anime, movies and much more.

Tickets available below 🎟

https://www.bigglasgowcomicpage.com/pro ... comic-con/
by Stuart McLaren
Sat Dec 11, 2021 11:50 pm
Forum: Dumfries Chat
Topic: Best Christmas Lights Poll
Replies: 6
Views: 608

Re: Best Christmas Lights Poll

Birchfield Place

Another one that has been doing it for years.

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by Stuart McLaren
Sat Dec 11, 2021 11:48 pm
Forum: Dumfries Chat
Topic: Best Christmas Lights Poll
Replies: 6
Views: 608

Re: Best Christmas Lights Poll

Craigvale Court Another one just around the corner from me, the houses in this cul-de-sac all seem to get into the spirit, but that wasn't easy to capture on camera, so I've also included a photo of the most impressive house. http://www.mydumfries.com/Pictures/Today/10122021203227639.jpg http://www....
by Stuart McLaren
Sat Dec 11, 2021 11:43 pm
Forum: Dumfries Chat
Topic: Best Christmas Lights Poll
Replies: 6
Views: 608

Re: Best Christmas Lights Poll

Houston The Butchers, Greenbrae Loaning

Would be the clear winner of the Commercial Property section, if I had one, unless you know better!

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by Stuart McLaren
Sat Dec 11, 2021 11:40 pm
Forum: Dumfries Chat
Topic: Best Christmas Lights Poll
Replies: 6
Views: 608

Re: Best Christmas Lights Poll

Mossdale, Heathhall

This house has been putting on a display for years, and keeps getting better!

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by Stuart McLaren
Sat Dec 11, 2021 11:37 pm
Forum: Dumfries Chat
Topic: Best Christmas Lights Poll
Replies: 6
Views: 608

Re: Best Christmas Lights Poll

Priory Avenue, Lincluden

This whole street, but the corner house in particular, have had the lights on since the beginning of November. Not early enough in my book!

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by Stuart McLaren
Sat Dec 11, 2021 11:33 pm
Forum: Dumfries Chat
Topic: Best Christmas Lights Poll
Replies: 6
Views: 608

Re: Best Christmas Lights Poll

Georgetown Road/Gilloch Avenue

Just round the corner from me, manages to fit a lot in without going over the top (as indeed all of these selections do!).

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by Stuart McLaren
Sat Dec 11, 2021 11:29 pm
Forum: Dumfries Chat
Topic: Best Christmas Lights Poll
Replies: 6
Views: 608

Best Christmas Lights Poll

I love Christmas lights (I'd have them all year!) so often drive around town looking for the best outside displays. I've listed my 6 favourites so far below, but please comment on any I've missed and I'll add any I feel worthy (I have room for a maximum of 10). I've tried to put pictures below (havi...
by Stuart McLaren
Sat Nov 27, 2021 5:14 pm
Forum: Dumfries Chat
Topic: Craigs Road Burn
Replies: 1
Views: 1423

Re: Craigs Road Burn

Think this answers the question! https://scottishepa.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=b3cfd390efa44e3b8a72a07cf5767663&showLayers=FloodMapsBasic_5265;FloodMapsBasic_5265_1;FloodMapsBasic_5265_2;FloodMapsBasic_5265_3;FloodMapsBasic_5265_4;FloodMapsBasic_5265_5;FloodMapsBasic_5265_6...