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  • Writer's pictureSusan Dickie

Essential Shops & Services

Updated: Apr 12, 2022

Forgot your toothbrush? Need the morning newspapers or a good cup of coffee?

If you are in need of essentials while on holiday the surrounding areas have you covered.

The Welcome Break service station

Just 10 minutes from the Cottage.

Abington Motorway Services Area, Abington, Biggar ML12 6RG Phone: 01864 502637

Inside the centre:

Cairn Lodge

Another service station with a farm shop style to buy all your basics and some unique locally purchased products. Address: Douglas, Lanark ML11 0RJ

Hours: 7am- 9:30PM Phone: 01555 851880


Shops in Sanquhar

Sanquhar is a 15 minute drive from the Cottage.

Newspaper/ Magazine/ Stationary shop

C & M Brown Newsagent

Address: 17 High St, Sanquhar DG4 6DJ Phone: 01659 58170

Bank of Scotland

Address: 63 High St, Sanquhar DG4 6DT

Hours: 9:30AM - 3:30pm Phone: 0345 602 0000

Post Office

Address: 41 High St, Sanquhar DG4 6DJ Hours: 9AM - 5:30PM Phone: 01659 50201


Address: 19 Castle St, Sanquhar DG4 6AB

Hours: 7AM - 10PM Phone: 01659 50389

Lloyds Pharmacy

Address: 43-45 High St, Sanquhar DG4 6DJ Hours: 9AM - 5:15PM Phone: 01659 50324

Nisa Local

Address: 62-64 High St, Sanquhar DG4 6BL Hours: 6AM -10PM Phone: 01659 50211


Address: Nith Buildings,


Sanquhar DG4 6RX Hours: 7AM - 10PM Phone: 01659 66783

In need of a Doctor?

Call the Sanquhar health centre for a fast service :

Address: The Health Centre, Station Rd, Sanquhar DG4 6BT Hours: 8AM - 6PM Phone: 01659 50221

The next town along is 'Thornhill' which has a Boots Pharmacy

Address: 22, 23 E Morton St, Thornhill DG3 5LZ Hours: 9AM- 1PM ⋅ Reopens 2PM - 6PM

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