Bus Tours


**Please note that Spring Fling 2017 has been and gone for another year and these bus tours are no longer available to book.

With help from Thornhill Community Transport and Glenkens Transport Initiative, we are delighted to provide four bus tours visiting studios in different parts of the region.

All tours offer multiple pick-up and drop-off points. The route timing of all trips is left to the discrection of the driver. Planned tours and pick-up & drop-off points are as follows;


Saturday 27 May

Pick Up: Dumfries 10am | Auldgirth 10.30am
Travelling around: Studios near Thornhill, Moniaive.

Drop Off: Dumfries | Auldgirth.


Sunday 28 May

The East Tour
Pick Up: Dumfries 10am | Lockerbie 10.30am
Travelling around:studios in the East
Drop Off: Dumfries | Lockerbie


The West Tour
Pick Up: 
Galloway 9.30am | Castle Douglas 10am | Gatehouse 10.30am | Newton Stewart 11am
Travelling around: studios in the West
Drop Off: New Galloway | Castle Douglas | Gatehouse | Newton Stewart



Monday 29 May

Pick Up: New Galloway 9.30am | Castle Douglas 10am
Travelling around: studios in Glenkens, Kirkpatrick Durham, Castle Douglas.
Drop Off: New Galloway | Castle Douglas




£10 per person, £8 for Spring Fling Friends and concessions. 


Booking via the Midsteeple Box Office is now closed. Please call 07787299487 to book over the weekend.


Pick-up / Drop-off Points

  • New Galloway (Catstrand)
  • Castle Douglas (Market Hill Car park)
  • Gatehouse (Main Car Park)
  • Newton Stewart (Dashwood Square)
  • Dumfries (Gracefield Arts Centre)
  • Auldgirth (The Auldgirth Inn)
  • Lockerbie (The Train Station)


Image by Colin Tennant.