Sulwath Connections

Celebrating and enhancing the Scottish Solway Coast and river valleys

Contact within Sulwath Connections


Ed Forrest Project Manager

Ed has overseen the implementation of all the Sulwath Connections projects taking a special interest in the implementation of Angling for All, Annandale Way, Castle and Hightae Lochs, Galloway Red Kite Trail, Robert the Bruce Trail, and Wigtown Bay to Loch Ken Interpretation projects. 

Rose Anne Smith


As well as offering day to day support and dealing with general office administration Rose Anne exceled in coordinating all the accounts and grant claims for Sulwath Connections and all of its sub projects.


Any Queries relating to Sulwath Connections


Tel. 01387 260245


Ian Brown

NSA Ranger

Ian worked as a Communities Ranger covering the three National Scenic Areas in Dumfries and Galloway leading guided walks, educational activities and managing volunteers in a wide range of conservation tasks.

Ruth Paterson

Community Biodiversity Project Officer

Ruth spent much of her time working with local communities to enhance both the habitats of local greens spaces and their understanding by the local community. This involved a range of habitat creation, access and education work.