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Training Exercise – Solway Exercise

Between 1st to 4th May 2018 inclusive, a live play training exercise will take place in the MOD Range at Dundrennan, also known as Kirkcudbright Training Centre. This will involve a simulated major incident that...

Phone showing Safety Check

Facebook Safety Check

Facebook, as with many social media platforms can play an important part in the early stages of an emergency or major incident. Social media is often they first place the public turn to find...


History of the VOST

Why use Social Media Social media has become an increasingly important tool for governmental organisations to disseminate information to the public. This is particularly relevant during emergency or major incidents where it can become...