News

Shambellie House Trust wins National Lottery and other support

Shambellie House Trust has received funding from Heritage Lottery Fund, Architectural Heritage Fund, Dumfries and Galloway Council, and Scottish Enterprise to develop plans to re-purpose Shambellie House in New Abbey, Dumfries and Galloway. Shambellie House, originally built by the Stewart...

Annual General Meeting

We held our first AGM on the evening of the 15th November at Shambellie House with around 40 people attending. 

The members heard a report on progress and how the proposals for the project have developed.  Discussions are now taking place with potential funders to allow the more...

Project Organiser

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Piotr Bienkowski as our new Project Organiser.  Piotr is former Director of Manchester Museum and Professor of Archaeology and Museology at the University of Manchester. He now lives locally, and runs an independent consultancy...

Comments from the November Exhibitions

Almost 500 people attended the two photographic exhibitions during November, one by the Galloway Photographic Collective and the other by the Royal Photographic Society. While over the weekend of 14th and 15th November they were be joined by five local artists exhibiting jewellery, ceramics,...