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The Stove Network is a membership, artist-led organisation based in Dumfries. We are a means for the creative community to play a significant role in the future of our region.

The Stove Network

We see the arts not as something solely for an ‘arts audience’, but rather as a vital contribution to society on all fronts.

The Stove Network

The Stove goes to the International Culture Summit!

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Exciting news this week as The Stove is invited to speak at and take part in an International Culture Summit in Edinburgh! As one of just two Scottish organisations invited…

Nithraid 2018 Celebrates with Dumfries Community!

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August 11th saw our sixth staging of Nithraid, a fun family event that takes place on and around the river with an estimated 2,000 in attendance. The daring sailing race,…

DMC Free Mentoring Opportunities!

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Dumfries Music Conference (DMC), which has been organising educational music events in Dumfries and Galloway since 2012, has unveiled a mentoring programme aimed at young people (aged 16-30) who are…

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