The Green Handbook for South West Scotland
a Directory of alternative & complementary therapists, counselling, organic food, vegetarian cafés, health products, eco-products, martial arts, meditation, personal growth, sustainable crafts, green businesses.
a Diary of groups, courses, workshops and events.
The Green Handbook for South West Scotland is distributed free all over Dumfries & Galloway, from Sanquhar to Wigtown, from Stanraer to Gretna Green. See To get a copy.
The Green Handbook comes out four times a year, see publication dates.
Along with its Directory and Diary, The Green Handbook carries articles on some of the therapies, services and products advertised. See our Articles page for more details.
You can advertise your service or product in the Green Handbook. Visit the Advertising page.
From Winter 1996 to Winter 2013, there was also a Cumbria's Green Handbook. This has now been discontinued.
The current issue of the Green Handbook for South West Scotland (Autumn-to-Christmas 2014, covering October, November and December), has a photo on the cover of a Striding Arch by Andy Goldsworthy. On page 1 of the Handbook, this sculpture is mistakenly credited to Andy Warhol.
Grovelling apologies from the editor for this gross error.