Creative Futures:
Lincluden and Lochside

People using creativity to make their own future


Midsteeple Quarter – a community-led development project for Dumfries Town Centre


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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.

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Nithraid: Cargo and International Links

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Did you know? Each boat that takes part in the Nithraid is given a small cargo to bring upriver, and the race is only completed with the safe delivery of…

Double Down Disco for Rosefield Mills!

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Dumfries DJ duo, Double Down Disco, have recently been selected to create a soundwork for Rosefield Mills as part of this year’s Nithraid River Festival in Dumfries. Nithraid is an…

Lowlands Writer in Residence

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The Stove Network is delighted to announce the appointment of poet Stuart. A Paterson in the post of writer-in-residence as part of their new Lowland project which looks to create…

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