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You might be interested in the Financial Section on this site. Banks, like Building Societies, often have a restricted range of services - and are notoriously conservative when investing your money. This usually results in very low rates of return. Our financial section covers other Financial Institutions, Mortgages, Investment Consultants, Credit & Finance Companies - and Crowd Funding!

Also see below for all the Building Societies around Your Postcode with their contact details. Just click through to go to a map, street views, reviews and a link to their own websites.


TSB Bank

6 Queensberry Square, Dumfries DG1 1BL, UK – 01387 699998

Excellent bank - friendly service and well-informed staff.

Good customer service. Very friendly. Very helpful.


46 High St, Dumfries DG1 2JA, UK – 0345 740 4404

A superb bank and excellent friendly service


Bank of Scotland

91 High St, Dumfries DG1 2BN, UK – 01387 227001

First class bank, with warm, welcoming and helpful staff. A delight to do business with you!

I've been with the Bank of Scotland for over 5 years now, my experience with this bank has always been overwhelmingly positive. The staff are polite and incredibly helpful. I would highly recommend this bank to anyone.

Building Societies


2 Church Cres, Dumfries DG1 1EW, UK – 0800 554 0930

Never had a problem in 12 years. Enough said really. Can be busy but surely that's a good thing.

Cumberland Building Society

166-168 High St, Dumfries DG1 2BA, UK – 01387 256106

Local Chambers of Commerce for DG2 0EL. These can be an extraordinarily effective way of getting into the business community and / or getting things done. Equally they can be entirely useless depending on the chair. If they have networking events associated with them definitely go, and keep going, if you have a business that need local support. What you put in is exactly what you get out. Below is the national site. Watch this slot - it might improve!

We could not find any Councils around your location. Please click below to see full results from Google.

This link works well. If you have fly tipping, litter issues etc you can either click and enter your local authority or find it on an interactive map. The services just drop down for you.
Find the local council, MP and MEP for DG2. Type your postcode into relevant box and find details for your local councillor, MP and MEP. MPs can be extremely useful if you want a local issue aired or fixed. Get an appointment for a surgery meeting if you want to talk directly to your MP.

Councils have also become increasingly useful, business focused and lean. If you want something done think about contacting your local council or contacting your local representative. Click below to get the contact details of your representatives for the Dumfries area
Find local dentists and dental practices around Dumfries and DG2 0EL with location maps and contact details. The link below takes you to a vastly improved NHS site which tells you what you need to know! This includes whether they take NHS patients and lots of other useful information. You can also find out whether they do orthodontic dentistry and other complex work.

Well worth a click.

Dental Surgeries

Bupa Dental Care Dumfries

27 Castle St, Dumfries DG1 1DL, UK – 01387 253503

Had 2 lots of work done: a crown and a 3 tooth bridge. Result - perfection, and I'm a perfectionist! The dentist I saw was meticulous, thorough and left nothing to chance. Receptionist and assistant friendly, professional and great customer service. Highly delighted and overall 10/10.

Extremely impressed by the care of all staff at this practice. Was slotted in on the day for an emergency appointment even tho I was not a registered patient ( I now am ) reception staff were very helpful. The dentist and nurse where very understanding of my fear of dental treatment and I managed to leave and hour later with the problem solved.

mydentist, Loreborne Dental Centre, Dumfries

3, The Loreburne Shopping Centre, Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway DG1 2BL, UK – 01387 250371

Quality service! Honest. They will give you only treatments you need and best for you. Unlike others who rips your pocket and ends up failure. Thank you Loreborne Dental Centre!

Excellent and very helpful service

Bank Street Dental Surgery

47 Bank St, Dumfries DG1 2PA, UK – 01387 268739

May I take this opportunity to record my absolute satisfaction at the way my Dental needs are provided for from this Award winning Surgery. Whether it be an Annual Check-up; a Filling or an Extraction, whatever was required this has been met with the upmost comfort from a friendly, sincere Staff of a very caring and dedicated nature.

Greyfriars Medical Centre

33-37 Castle St, Dumfries DG1 1DL, UK – 01387 257752

I have been with Greyfriars for over 20 years and must say I always felt very supported by the Surgery team. They are all very professional and always made themselves available if my health wasn’t good. Very good practice.

Desperately needed to see a doctor whilst visiting my parents for a few days, really helpful and saw me immediately. Very kind, helpful and put me at ease - brilliant service, thank you!

Dr S Morris

8 St Michael's Bridge Rd, Dumfries DG1 2PX, UK – 01387 244950

Doctors are magic

St Michaels Medical Centre

St Michael's Bridge Rd, Dumfries DG1 2PX, UK – 01387 244950

Difficult to get a regular appointment unless you are lucky and repeatedly call after 8am to get a same day appointment. Large waiting area lacking in stimulation. Subjected to local radio and one TV that streams NHS adverts and advisory notices. It wouldn't be hard to put a news channel for those waiting to be seen. Small selection of toys in the corner for those with kids. Doctors and staff are pleasant and most appointments tend to run slightly late. There is ample parking to the rear and adjacent in the parking area for the Dock Park.

always had friendly staff who go out of their way to help although sometimes can be difficult to get an appointmemt but that just tells me they are popular because they are good so worth the wait

NHS Direct is now NHS 24. Just dial 111 to speak to a professional or click the link below for there self help website. Lots of really useful info but keep clear of heart surgery! If in doubt ask your GP or call 111. Good luck.

British Gas - Breakdown & Repairs 0845 9 60 50 40

Fire - Ambulance - Police 999

Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary

2 Garroch Roundabout, Dumfries DG2 8PS, UK – 01387 246246

Staff all friendly but no changing tables in changing toilets for baby's.

Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary

A75, Cargenbridge, Dumfries DG2 8RX, UK – 01387 246246

This is a lovely new hospital and the staff are good but after visiting my brother David hesford on Thursday I was so upset and disgusted to see how he was treated.we went for lunch while he went to toilet.and when we came back one hour later he had been left there in his wheel chair with no clothes on so we had to dress him.we were disgusted. I just hope he is treated better in the future .

I came in on Friday 27/07/2018 with a tooth abscess and an infection with small swelling, not major but i knew that it will get worse. I was told that they no longer offer dental help with out gp referral. Ok no problem but how can you refuse to help some one with an infection... after 2 days my face was so swollen i could not eat, drink sleep. next available gp appointment was a week later. A dentist 4 days later. so i went to Carlisle on Sunday and guess what ? after 2h of waiting at the er i was given treatment and after 1h was let out. and today i could sleep eat and drink. and now i can at least wait for my gp and dentist with out pain or swelling that was making problems with breathing. not thanks dumfries. 3 stars as at least you help my partner with her pregnancy difficulties.

dumfries and galloway hospital

Cargenbridge, Dumfries DG2 8LW, UK

Local hospitals - community hospitals and hospitals with A&E departments for DG2 0EL.

The new NHS website below is very well worth a look. Hospitals are not only listed but evaluated. I certainly know which ones I would go to! At the very least you will know what questions to ask if you are sent to one which has not entered its data. Good luck!
Find the local Health Trust for DG2 0EL

Find Local Churches & Places of Worship

Church of Scotland

84 Lochside Rd, Dumfries DG2 0LP, UK – 01387 249964

If you want spiritual food that is accessible whatever your level your Christian journey is on come here. If you want to find an inclusive, welcoming true Christian community come here. If you want to find God's Holy Spirit working true miracles come here. If Jesus was in the UK the church you would most likely find Him in is Dumfries Northwest. Who isn't my neighbour? This church excludes no one.

St Teresa's Catholic Church Hall

St Teresas Presbytery, Glasgow St, Dumfries DG2 9DE, UK – 01387 252603

Best Father Jim

The Burgh Church of Dumfries

Church Cres, Dumfries DG1 1DF, UK

Awesome historical Church. The Original, which was nearby just SE of here, is where the Red Comyn was treacherously and cowardously assassinated by Robert "Longshanks" Bruce and his hired assassin Sir Kirkpatrick, in an evil English plot to destabilize Scotland on February 10, 1328 (year needs checking). There is an historic society plaque where the original church, which was burned and buried because this disgraceful deed was perpetrated inside, once stood - just SE on the circle.

Your local Christian churches. Click on your town/village to find churches in your area. Good and media savvy churches will give you a real feel for what sort of service to expect.
This is a brilliant site. Click to see virtually everything you are likely to need to know about the Police and crime statistics around Dumfries. You can often even see a photo of your local policeman!

Crimestoppers - Call 0800 555111 or 101 for non emergency

Find Recycling Centres

Nithsdale Furniture Project

Lochside Enterprise Workshops, Shirley Rd, Dumfries DG2 0ED, UK – 013873 20320

Nithsdale Furniture Project is a registered charitable organisation: Charity number=SC042841(scio). Our organisation is established for charitable purposes only, and in particular, the objects are: 4.1 To relieve poverty by providing free or low cost recycled furniture to those in need by means of homelessness or income based deprivation 4.2 To relieve those in need by reason of financial hardship by furnishing their homes with recycled furniture and refurbished electrical goods, enabling them to sustain their tenancies. 4.3 To advance environmental protection by reducing landfill waste and preserving resources by reusing disposed-off' furniture and textiles and other such landfill waste not exclusive to households 4.4 To advance community development and citizenship by offering volunteer opportunities and training.

Rosefield Salvage Ltd

The Warehouse Lochside Industrial Estate, Irongray Rd, Dumfries DG2 0HS, UK – 01387 721777

The staff are all 110% helpful Thank you !!

Lincluden Household Waste Recycling Centre

Jock's Loaning 0DL, College Rd, Dumfries DG2 0PW, UK – 0303 333 3000

Someone always on hand to advise and assist.Easy to use for the older generation.

Helpful pleasant staff and easy to use facility.

Give and get free stuff. Here you will find lots of items that people are willing to give away, for FREE! This is instead of taking them to a local landfill site. The aim of this site is to reduce the amount of waste that goes to landfill (20.9 million tonnes of it last year in the UK) and recycling is great news for the environment.
We all know that we need to recycle more - and this is a great way of doing it.
You may prefer to go through to our Eating Out page which has a complete range of places you can go from the most economical to the most lavish.  Please CLICK HERE!

You will also find Take Aways and Pubs in this section. Enjoy!

Local Restaurants & Places to Eat around Dumfries

Casa Mia Dumfries

53 Nunholm Rd, Dumfries DG1 1JW, UK – 01387 269619

Great tasting food freshly made. Good offers on lunchtime meals and great themed nights. Never had a bad meal there and their Christmas party nights are great. Always polite waiting staff, I've never felt rushed or pushed along.

First ate here a few years ago on a visit to Dumfries and went again last week. Was a little disappointed from what I remember from the first time. Food was good but nothing special. Dessert was a strawberry and kiwi pavlova but was actually just a meringue nest filled with fruit and cream. A little expensive for what we had. On another note, nothing to do with the food but the chair covers looked awful, they were terribly creased and looked a bit untidy instead of elegant

Truffles Bistro

20 Bank St, Dumfries DG1 2NS, UK – 01387 257342

Fabulous little restaurant, amazing food, reasonable prices and such friendly staff, a must go if your near'll be pleasantly surprised once inside..

Excellent! Best steaks in town. Early bird menu is fabulous, fantastic value. John and his team are just great for a relaxing time at a high quality venue.

The Royal India (halal)

46 Buccleuch St, Dumfries DG1 2AH, UK – 01387 266644

Great place food was lovely and staff polite xxxxx

Excellent service great tasting food reasonably priced staff very friendly 🖒🖒🖒

Nursery and Preschools

Malory Day Nursery

20 Shakespeare St, Dumfries DG1 2JE, UK – 01387 269943

Primary and Secondary Schools

Maxwelltown High School

Lochside Rd, Dumfries DG2 0EL, UK – 01387 722000

A great school that has always been looked down upon by others with lots of good memories. From what I hear, the teachers here are great and the school is good in assisting pupils who require learning support. With the exception of the sports hall, the buildings are looking really run down now due to lack of basic maintenance and funding. It is shameful for the council to allow it to fall into this condition and it must also be an uninspiring environment for the kids and teachers who attend. I guarantee the heads of the council would not want to work in buildings as neglected as these, let alone children in their most formative years. The old pond area to the rear of the science classes looks awful is now totally overgrown and the walls and coping are falling apart. It's really quite a sad sight compared to how I remember it when I attended in the mid nineties and it was no oil painting then either. It's just a matter of time now until it is demolished once the super school is complete. I cannot envisage that the council will want to keep the buildings as the work required to modify and refurbish them will likely be too prohibitive.

Maxwelltown high is a very good school because you always get help and care

Loreburn Primary School

1EG, George St, Dumfries DG1 1EG, UK – 01387 254642

It is a great place every single kid should go there it amazing to make new friends

Laurieknowe School

School Ln, Laurieknowe, Dumfries DG2 7AJ, UK – 01387 252604

the only school I've ever been to and it's so good :'D We get lots of school trips and dress-as-you please days and it's also really fun and everyone is nice :)

I really liked this primary good place and u have unforgettable memories there and lovely staff to help out ! Xx

Public & Preparatory Schools

St Teresa's Primary School

Lochside Rd, Dumfries DG2 0DY, UK – 01387 255732

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0800 111999

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