EMERGENCY SERVICES ( For life-threatening Emergencies, CALL 999 )

NHS24 (out-of-hours medical assistance) – 111
Newton Stewart Hospital
– 01671 402015
Newton Stewart Health Centre / Doctors on call – 01671 402198
Fire Station – 01671 402600
Dumfries & Galloway Police – 0845 600 5701


D&G Council Customer Services and Public Library, Church Street – Tel: 01671 403450
(Library services – borrow Books, Videos, DVDs: use computers & Internet access; photocopying)
Open: Monday – 9am to 4pm | Tuesday – 10am to 4pm | Wednesday – 9am to 1pm
Thursday – 10am to 4pm | Friday – 10am to 4pm | Saturday – 10am to 1pm

Tourist Information, Queen Street – Tel: 01671 402431
For help with accommodation, transport, activities & events. Maps, guides, books, postcards & stamps, local crafts and souvenirs.

Post Office, 3 -5 Victoria Street, Newton Stewart, DG8 6NM – Tel: 01671 402946
(Bureau de Change, Postal Services, Moneygram, Gifts & Cards)
Open: Monday – Friday 9am – 5.30pm | Saturday 9am -12.30pm

Galloway Gazette
Local newspaper published every Friday, owned by Johnston Press.
Website:  Email:

Local Family History / Genealogy
2 websites with local information
GENUKI Wigtownshire Pages | Dumfries & Galloway Family History Society


Church of Scotland: Monigaff Church in Old Minnigaff
Church of Scotland: Penninghame St Johns in Church Street
Roman Catholic: Our Lady & St. Ninians in Windsor Road
Scottish Episcopal: All Saints at Challoch, 2 miles north of NS
Christian Centre, at High Barbuchany on the A75 just west of NS (with caravan and B&B accommodation)


( If you are a service provider in Newton Stewart and wish to add or amend information, please email )

Bank of Scotland
Clydesdale Bank
Royal Bank of Scotland PLC
Hunter Dental Practice
John McKeown Electrical Contractors
Phoenix Electrical
  Funeral Directors 
Ian Broll – Funeral Directors
Wigtown Road Service Station
Shirley’s Laundrette
Peter Foulds Opticians
J + B Print
Galloway Gazette