s is for all Dog Walkers! If you find yourself near the Library (when it’s open of course) and are short of Doggie Bags they have them freely available. If you are strolling along Kings Green Caravan Park there are Doggie Bags in the Information Room on the hook under the little shelf. No excuse for not picking up!

Bank Of Scotland, High Street:  Open Thurs 9.15 -12.30/1.30-4.45 – This Branch will be closing in the Autumn.  It is hoped that there will be a Mobile Branch visiting The View Car Park on Thursday from 10.45 – 12 noon.

Doctors Surgery (Southern Machars Group Practise) Mochrum Road. Open Monday – Friday, closed Thursday afternoon. Tel 01988 700223 visit website

HEALTH EMERGENCY : dial 999 & ask for Ambulance.  

Regional Harbour Master: Keith Armstrong-Clark, D&G Council, Harbour Square Kirkcudbright DG6 4HY  01557 331135 M: 07771 678824 E:

Inshore Rescue: Cannot be contacted direct. In Emergency dial 999 & ask for Coastguard. For more information on the Inshore Rescue visit their webpage.

Library, Supper Room, Maxwell Hall:: Open Monday 10.00am – 1.00pm: Tuesday 4.00 – 7,00 pm: Friday 2.00 – 5.00 pm  Internet access available.

Machars Action: New telephone number 01988 403450 or email or visit their facebook page here or their website

Maxwell Hall, Main Street: To book the Hall please contact Audrey Kevan 01988 700463.

Public Transport: Bus Timetables Local Bus numbers 415 and 416

Waste Recycling Centre – Black’s Plantation, Whithorn: Opening Times

Monday – Friday  8.00 am  – 4.00pm
Saturday & Sunday:  12noon – 4.00pm

Please DO NOT leave items outside the gate, come back when they are open! For information about items they accept look here