It was founded in 1844. It’s an independent publication owned by Stair Estates, a rural-based land and small business management company based near Stranraer. The editorial offices are in Stranraer.
It comes out on Wednesdays, although the official day of publication is Thursday.
- Stranraer & Wigtownshire Free Press
St Andrew Street
- 01776 702551
- 01776 706695