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Service Contact Details
Doctor Glenkens Medical Practice
High Street,
New Galloway,
Tel: 01644 420234
Glenkens Medical Practice
Dalmellington Health Centre
33 Main Street,
Tel: 01292 550238
Dalmellington Health Centre
Emergency Dental Service Dalmellington Health Centre
Tel: 01563 578664
Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary
Tel: 0845 602 6417
Hospitals Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary
Bankend Road,
General switchboard -
Tel: 01387 246246
Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary
University Hospital Ayr
Dalmellington Road,
Tel: 01292 610555
University Hospital Ayr
Dumfries and Galloway NHS Dumfries and Galloway NHS
Name Contact Details
Dunmuir Veterinary Group 20 Oakwell Road,
Castle Douglas,
Tel: 01556 502400
Dunmuir Veterinary Group
Stewartry Veterinary Centre Oakwell Road,
Castle Douglas,
Tel: 01556 502263
Stewartry Veterinary Centre
Contact Details Opening Hours
Post Office outreach service run by:
The Zone

10 High Main Street,
Tel: 01292 551888 or 551183
The Zone
In Lagwyne Hall, Carsphairn
Tuesdays: 1pm - 3pm
Dalmellington Post Office
15 High Main Street,
Tel: 01556 502263
Dalmellington Post Office
Monday - Friday: 9am - 5.30pm
Saturday: 9am -12.30pm
Dalry Post Office
22a Main Street,
St John's Town of Dalry,
Tel: 01644 430201
Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri: 9am - 1pm, 2pm - 5.30pm
Wed and Sat: 9am - 12.30pm
Mobile Library A mobile library van calls at the village (in front of the Church) on every 3rd Tuesday in the month.
To request a stop Tel: 01387 260210
or email
Book Delivery Service You can also request home delivery if you have health or mobility problems.
For more information Tel: 01387 252070
or see Book Delivery Service website
Dalry Library Our nearest library is in Dalry.
Opening times: Tuesday - 12 noon to 3.30pm and
Friday - 10am to noon and 1pm to 4.30pm.
Tel: 01644 430234 or see the website for more information.
D & G Library Service For up-to-date information about libraries in the area see their Facebook page or website
Bus Timetables The Service is no. 520 Castle Douglas-New Galloway-Dalmellington-Ayr.
Current timetables can be downloaded from the council website
or using Travel Line Scotland.
Glenkens Transport Initiative (GTI) GTI runs regulary services to Castle Douglas, Ayr, Newton Stewart and Dumfries as well as excursions and day-trips.
For more information see their website.
Name Contact Details Opening Hours
Bank of Scotland 12 Main Street,
Castle Douglas,
DG7 3UW.
Tel: 01644 430342
This branch is scheduled for closure in October 2017. For more infomation see the website.
9.30am - 12.30pm and 1.00pm - 4.30pm
There is no cash machine.
Royal Bank of Scotland Mobile service is available behind the Area Centre, Dalmellington.
For more information see their website.
Arrival: 11:30am,
Departure: 12:50pm.
Arrival: 11:00am,
Departure: 1:00pm.
Post Office Cash withdrawal is available at the Post Offices listed above.
Cash Machines The nearest cash machines are in Dalmellington, at the Spar in Patna, in Castle Douglas and in Ayr.
Household Waste Bins are emptied on Mondays.
More information from the Council website.
Or Tel: 030 33 33 300.
Recycling Castle Douglas Household Waste Recycling Centre
Abercromby Road Industrial Estate,
Castle Douglas
DG7 1LH.
More info, including a list of acceptable items from
the Council Website
Opening Times:
Monday - 8am to 6pm
Tuesday - 8am to 6pm
Wednesday - 8am to 6pm
Thursday - 8am to 6pm
Friday - 8am to 6pm
Saturday - 10am to 6pm
Sunday - 10am to 6pm