Services in Helmsdale and the Surrounding Area

For medical services, there is the Helmsdale Medical Practice on Rockview Place, Helmsdale (Tel: 01431 821225, or website).  Practice hours are 8am to 6pm daily, except weekends and bank holidays, with surgery times limited to 9-11am and 2.15-4.30pm.  Outside of practice hours an emergency out-of-hours service operates (Tel: 08454 242424).  For emergency dental services, call the dental emergency helpline (Tel: 0845 6442271).  The nearest pharmacy is Brora Pharmacy on Victoria Road, Brora (Tel: 01408 621230).

The nearest petrol station is in Brora, approximately 20 miles from Suisgill.  For vehicle repairs, the closest garages are Kinbrace Garage (Tel: 01431 831251), Johnston’s on Dunrobin Street, Helmsdale (Tel: 01431 821 053 or Mob: 07920 072771) and Rapson’s on Shore Street, Helmsdale (Tel: 01431 821208).  For taxis, try Helmsdale-based A R McLeod and Son (Tel: 01431 821338) – you will need to book in advance.