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 (All D&G Timetables here) Local Bus numbers 415 and 416 

Andrew Brawls: Private Hire, 8 Seater Minibus & Taxi. Brawood, Myrton Crescent, Port William. 07810872688

Swift Cars:  John, 20 St Medan, Monreith. 01988 700991 or mobile 07927843602

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