Wigtown Area

Wigtown is a committee area of Dumfries and Galloway Council. Its boundaries are similar to those of the former Wigtown district of the Dumfries and Galloway region, created in 1975. The region became a unitary council area in 1996.

Wigtown area shown within Scotland. The former Wigtownshire district had the same boundary

Wigtown is one of four committee areas within Dumfries and Galloway. The others are Annandale and Eskdale, Nithsdale and Stewartry.[1]

See also


  1. "Area Committee Community Meetings". Dumfries and Galloway Council. Retrieved 6 September 2013.