In March 2017, The Daily Telegraph reported that over 500 bank branches would close during the year across the UK. Unfortunately, Dalbeattie has not been spared, and by October the last bank branch in the town had closed.
However, for some transactions there are alternatives to travelling to Dumfries or Castle Douglas ..
Cash machines remain in operation at one former bank premises; others are available at food stores in Dalbeattie:
Former Clydesdale Bank branch
77 High Street
The Cooperative Food
55 High Street
286-292 High Street
Mobile bank branches visit Dalbeattie and Kippford at the following times:
Bank of Scotland
Monday at Dalbeattie Day Care Centre from 14:00 to 15:30
Friday at Dalbeattie Day Care Centre from 10:00 to 11:45 and 12:30 to 15:30
Call 01556 522024 to enquire about this service
Royal Bank of Scotland
Monday at Kippford Village Hall from 9:40 to 10:10
Monday at Dalbeattie Day Care Centre from 10:30 to 11:30
Wednesday at Dalbeattie Day Care Centre from 9:35 to 10:35
Call 03457 242424 to enquire about this service
Dalbeattie Post Office provides the following banking services for personal and business customers of most UK banks:
For information about the services that are available, click here.