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A Thistle Award for 'Celebrating Thriving Communities' with a bear toy stood in front of it.

Celebrating Thriving Communities Award 2023

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On the 5th October 2023’s representatives of The Devil’s Porridge Museum had a great night at The South of Scotland Thistle Awards regional final. This was held by the lovely Cairndale Hotel in Dumfries. Thanks to them for having us!
We’re thrilled to have won the Celebrating Thriving Communties Award 2023 at The South of Scotland Thistle awards regional final!!!
A huge thank you to all our volunteers and staff for all their hard work.
Another massive thank you to all our visitors, who support us and all those who come along to our clubs, activities and more at the museum! We appreciate all your support and without you this wouldn’t be possible. Thank you!!
Well done to all the other winners!
Check out some photos of the event below.
You can find more photos and learn about all find out all the winners here:
An photo of a metal award in the shape of a thistle with the words 'We're on the Shortlist!'. The logo for the Scottish Thistle Awards is in the top left corner and South of Scotland is writtend in the lower right corner.

Shortlisted for Thistle Awards 2023

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The Devil’s Porridge Museum is once again in the finals for the Thistle Awards!!!
We are thrilled to have been shortlisted for the South of Scotland Thistle Awards Regional Finals in the following categories:
  • Celebrating Thriving Communities
  •  Best Visitor Attraction
We were delighted to find out that our chairman, Richard Brodie has also been shortlisted for Tourism Individual of the Year in the South of Scotland Thistle Awards Regional Fianals.
We are looking forward to the 5th of October 2023 to celebrate the best of South of Scotland tourism!!! Good luck to everyone who is nominated.
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