Useful Information

An Tirisdeach

An Tirisdeach is the fortnightly newsletter written and produced on the island. It is available from the two main shops on the island and by post through an annual subscription. To contact the Editor please ring 01879 220520.

Bank and Post Office

Royal Bank of Scotland - Scarinish
Tuesday | 9.30am - 2.30pm 
Wednesday | 10.00am - 2.30pm
Thursday | 9.30am - 2.30pm

PLEASE NOTE - There is no ATM or Cash Machine on Tiree.

RBS and NatWest cutomers can withdraw cash using their card in the bank.

The Post Office is able to process cash withdrawals for most UK bank customers using your debit card and PIN number. You can also get ‘Cash back’ when making a purchase at the Co-op in Scarinish or at Buth a Bhaile in Crossapol. 

Customers with foreign bank cards may be able to get a 'Cash Advance' from the bank. The card needs to be a Visa Debit/Credit card or MasterCard Debit/Credit card and you must have valid photographic ID such as a Passport or Driving Licence. Please note your bank or card issuer may apply a charge for this transaction.

Scarinish Post Office
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday | 9am - 5.30pm | Closed 1pm - 2pm
Thursday | 9am - 1pm and Saturday | 9am - 12.30pm


Baptist Church
Minister: Alan Millar - 01879 220915
Secretary: John Bottomley - 01879 220141

Sunday Services 11am at An Talla in Crossapol.
Our Sunday Service is child-friendly.
More information can now be found on our website.
Tiree Baptist Church Website

Church of Scotland
Sunday Service 11:30am
All services are at Heylipol Church
Please check local notice-boards or contact the Manse.
Tiree Parish Church Website

Colin Woodcock - 01879 220510
Sandy MacIntosh - 01879 220829

We are a small, open and informal home-based group who are committed to
exploring simple ways of living out our Christian faith in our everyday lives.
Siloam Webpage 

Office Facilities

Tiree Business Centre - 01879 220520
Offer a wide range of office facilities including colour photocopying,
passport photos, laminating and faxing. Also sells local Tiree books.
Monday to Friday 12.30pm - 4.30pm

Internet Hotspot

Rural Centre - 01879 220677
Monday - Saturday 10am - 6pm
Rural Centre Webpage 

Public Services

Argyll & Bute Council - Customer Service Point
OPENING TIMES - Monday - Friday | 1.30pm - 4pm
The Island Centre, Crosspol, PA776UP

We can help with:
Council Tax, 
Council Tax Benefits, 
Roads and Amenity Services, 
Payments and Complaints. 
Planning/Building Control, 
Cultural and Libraries, 
Licence Applications, 
Clothing Grants and School Meal Applications, 
Blue Badge Enquiries, 
Homeless Enquiries, 
Passport Interviews
and all other general enquiries about any council service.

Library - Tiree High School - 01879 220383 - Cornaigmore
Telephone to check public opening times.

Waste Disposal – Gott Landfill Site – 01879 220349
Monday | 7:30am – 9am | 3pm – 4pm
Tuesday | 10am – 11am
Wednesday | 2pm – 4pm
Thursday | 2pm – 4pm
Friday | 7:30am – 9:30am | 2:30pm – 3:30pm
Saturday | 9am – 1pm
Sunday Closed

Public Toilets | Scarinish and the Rural Centre at Crossapol.
The public toilets at Scarinish are open all night. 

Emergency Numbers

999 - POLICE 

Local Emergency Numbers

Doctor – 01879 220323 – Baugh Surgery, Baugh

Reception | Monday - Friday | 9am - 12noon & 1.30pm - 6pm
Consulting Times | Monday - Friday | 9am - 11am | Appointments only
Consulting Times | Monday, Wednesday, Friday | 3pm - 5pm | Appointments only
Saturday - | 9am – 11am | No appointment necessary

Police - Non-Emergency Number 101

District Nurse - 01879 220500 - Baugh Surgery, Baugh

Dentist – 01879 220708 – Dental Surgery, Baugh
No resident dentist, but there are regular visits
Ring for information/appointments
Monday to Friday 9:15am - 11:15am

Vet - Anne Stanley - 01879 220571 / 07769 332912 - Kenoreef, Kenovay
Surgery Times
Monday - Friday | 9am - 9.30am | 6pm - 6:30pm
Saturday | 9:00am - 9:30am
Sunday Closed
Other times by appointment.
Drug Sales and Supplies
Monday - Friday | 9am - 9.30am | 6pm - 6:30pm
Saturday | 9am - 9.30am
Sunday Closed

Coastguard - Emergencies - 999
Non-emergencies - 01475 7229988


No fishing from 25th July to 8th August.
Season will run from 18th April to 30th September.

Fly fishing only/barbless hooks knotless landing nets. All fish must be returned to the water. No bank fishing. Day tickets £50/day for fishing with estate boat.£75 /day if two rods. Engine hire £15/day 5 days fishing for one angler with boat will be £200 plus £60 for engine For day or 5day permits contact Argyll Estates keeper Peter Isaacson - Mobile 07752 662847