Local information about the Isles of Scilly
and cash machine
are two banks on Scilly, both on Hugh Street, St. Mary's - LloydsTSB
Both are generally open Monday to Friday, 09.30 - 16.00.
There is just one cash
machine on the islands, situated outside Lloyds TSB on Hugh Street.
Please check with your card issuer whether you will be able to withdraw
cash from this machine, and whether there will be a charge.
Cashback is available
at the Co-op, the chemist and several other shops, pubs and restaurants.
It is possible to cash some cheques and use some debit cards to
obtain cash at any of the Post Offices. For
details of this service please ask in any Post Office.
note that some restaurants, shops and galleries DO NOT have card
facilities, so cash is still a useful form of payment on the islands.
has the best signal on the islands, although it may be patchy in
areas, followed by O2 and orange. Other mobile providers, such as
virgin, have no coverage at all.
at the Public Library, the Tourist
Information Centre, and Tregarthen's Hotel.
are Post Offices on all the islands offering National Girobank and
National Savings facilities. The main branch on St Mary's offers
foreign currency exchange.
Marys - Tel. 01720 422454. Open Monday to Friday (08.15 - 16.30)
and Saturday (0815 - 12.15)
- Tel. 01720 422364
Bryher - Tel. 01720 422010 / 422858
Tresco - Tel. 01720 423363
St Martin's - Tel. 01720 422801
Island opening hours vary throughout the season)
Public toilets are available in the following places on St Mary's:
Town - Porthcressa, The Quay*, The Strand*, & The Wesleyan Chapel*.
In Old Town - at Old Town Cafe
At Porthmellon - at Spero's restaurant.
* = wheelchair
access available at these toilets (for Wesleyan Chapel, key is available
from the Planning Department during office hours).
of England: Parish of the Isles of Scilly. Chaplain: The Rev'd
The Chaplaincy, St. Marys. Tel 01720 423128
Methodist Church: Rev Charlie Gibbs. www.scillymethodists.co.uk
The Manse, St Mary's. Tel 01720 422406
For times of services please see Chapel noticeboard or telephone
Michael Millyard on 01720 423030
Meetings: Sunday, 10am; Friday, 7pm; Tuesday, 1.30pm.
At Scotsville, Porthcressa Road, Hugh Town. Tel 01720 423197 or
The vet on the islands is Heike Dorn, and the surgery is located
to the rear of Ennor Close and can be accessed from Launceston Close
in Old Town, St. Mary's.
Tel no: 01720 423667. Isles
of Scilly Veterinary Support Group
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