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|With five separate outlets including construction, waste management, surfacing, properties, forestry and renewables, The Armstrong Group is one of Scotland and north west England’s leading contractors. The Dumfries-based family run company first teamed up with the Galloway Hills Rally in 2000, and will mark the 20th Anniversary in 2019 by once again becoming the title sponsor.
|As the UK’s leading supplier of forestry equipment and machinery, Jas P Wilson supplies customers of all shapes and sizes, including forestry contractors, woodland and estate owners, firewood dealers and local councils from the company’s HQ in south west Scotland. This ever-expanding 20,000m2 base on the outskirts of Dalbeattie is home to a 50+ strong team of skilled designers, engineers and sales staff, workshops, design studios, offices, and a dedicated training centre.
|The Armstrong Galloway Hills Rally is a grateful recipient of a grant from Dumfries and Galloway Council’s Major Festivals and Events Strategy 2018-2021, a local authority fund set up to assist the development of major events within the region. This Autumn, Dumfries & Galloway will host a collection of six fabulous events: click here for more information.
|Since its formation in 1974, the Armstrong Galloway Hills Rally has been organised as a collaboration between three Car Clubs from south west Scotland: Solway, Machars and East Ayrshire Car Clubs.|
|Richardson & Starling are one of the oldest property preservation and repair contractors in the UK. With a network of 14 branches across Scotland and the North of England, they offer a comprehensive range of property preservation and repair services to property owners, building professionals, local businesses and local authorities.
|Glen Urr produce delicious, homemade, 100% natural ice cream and sorbets, lovingly made from the milk and cream produced by the Davidson Family’s herd of award-winning Halmyre Urr Ayrshires. Available in over 25 different flavours, you can get your hands on some by entering the Armstrong Galloway Hills Rally, or visiting The Toffee Shop in Castle Douglas.
|Race & Rally (R&R) is a leading supplier of motorsport accessories, spares and safety equipment covering the UK, Ireland and into Europe. Stocking a huge number of top brands at their Northern Ireland HQ, the dedicated R&R team have a wealth of experience across all sectors of the sport, allowing them to ensure any advice given is right for your needs.
|Scotmaps offers its customers a comprehensive support package, including Route Notes in a wide selection of formats, Safety DVD and Digital Downloads, Map Books, and more. Bill will also complete a Friday route survey, and issue up-to-date information on the conditions, allowing crews the peace of mind that their Route Notes are up-to-date when they tackle the stages on Saturday.
|Originally founded as a tractor dealership in Carlisle in 1964, Lloyd Ltd has a network of specialist agricultural, construction, groundcare and materials-handling branches which also offer related services to provide a one-stop-shop for their customers’ needs. The Armstrong Galloway Hills team are grateful to Lloyd Ltd (Dumfries) for providing a fleet of Safety Vehicles on the event.
|Signright Dumfries designs, manufactures & installs all types of signs, shop fronts, vehicle graphics & wrapping, banners, window graphics, and much more. Expert sign makers, with over 25 years of experience, providing high quality affordable signage from their base in Irongray Road, Dumfries, Signright Dumfries has been providing the event with high-quality decals and signage for more than a decade.
|Explore the rolling Galloway glens and hills to discover picturesque forest trails, three friendly visitor centres, wonderful wildlife and a long and colourful history in the Galloway Forest Park. Here you can enjoy great walking, easy family cycling, exhilarating mountain biking or just sit back and soak up breathtaking loch and mountain views and starry night skies.
|Our travel partner, Stena Line, has been a loyal supporter of the event for over 30 years, offering preferential travel rates to competitors from across the Irish Sea. Hop on board the Superfast VII to join us for the 46th Galloway Hills Rally in September – visit the Competitors section for more information on our ferries incentive.