Links to sites are provided for informational purposes only and no responsibility is accepted for the quality of resources to be found on such websites.
Continuing Professional Development
Medical & Foundation Training
Education Centre Library
The Knowledge Network (Formerly – NHS Scotland e-Library) – Access 5,000 electronic journals, 5,000 electronic books and 1000’s of other freely available evaluated health and social care websites. Databases include MEDLINE, CINAHL, EMBASE, PsycINFO, ASSIA, Emerald, Social Work Abstracts, HMIC and many others.
Culture & The Arts
Sports & Leisure
DG One, Sports & Leisure Centre, Dumfries – DG1 Houses the main swimming pool in Dumfries as well as various sports halls and gym facilities. There is also a cafe and bar and in addition to the sporting events, DGOne has an imperessive programme of musical and theatre shows on offer throughout the year.
Queen of the South Arena – indoor 3g pitches suitable for 7-a-side football (hire by the hour) and a great coffee shop.
Dumfries Sports Club – Dumfries Sports Club is the home of Dumfries Cricket Club and there are also gym and squash facilities available.
Galloway Activity Centre – Based at Loch Ken in Dumfriesshire, the Gallloway Sailing Centre offers sailing, kayaing, windsurfing and powerboating activities as well as an outdoor climbing tower, archery, dirt buggies and outdoor laser quest.
Laggan Outdoor – One of the longest zip lines in Europe (820m), Archery, Segway, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Water balling & Grass sledging.
7 Stanes Mountain Biking – Scotland’s World Famous Mountain Biking Trails
Dumfries Cricket Club
Saint Michael’s Cricket Club