Dunscore is a village in the region of Dumfries and Galloway in the south-west of Scotland. It is situated 10 miles north-west of Dumfries in a quiet area surrounded by beautiful countryside.

The Community Council area has a population of approximately 775 comprising the village, small settlements, farms and single dwellings.

Our community is rich in local history (see the history page), wildlife (see the wildlife page) and beautiful scenery (see the picture gallery)

Dunscore has an online COVID-19 Facebook page for local support. It can be reached by clicking on the link below –

The Community Council is now on Facebook-

Public Information from Dumfries and Galloway Council can be found here under NOTICE BOARD