SOME USEFUL POINTERS FOR YOUR STAY
P U B L I C H O U S E S
The Plough, Town Yetholm - www.ploughhotelyetholm.co.uk 01573 420215
The Border, Kirk Yetholm - www.borderhotel.co.uk 01573 420237
V I L L A G E A M E N I T I E S
Yetholm Community Shop – Grocery shop and Off Licence
Post Office – located in the Yetholm Community Shop
Garage – Frank Gibson’s – diesel, unleaded fuel, logs and kindling – www.frankgibsonatv.co.uk
Bus Services to Kelso and surrounding villages – www.bordersbuses.co.uk
BT Telephone Box on the Green – Painted red and working, if slightly imitating the leaning Tower of Pisa.
S U P E R M A R K E T S
Morrison’s, Sainsbury’s and Tesco all deliver to TD5 8RG
W H A T ’ S O N
Yetholm Market Café – pop up café in Wauchope Hall – Wednesday and Saturday
Thursday Film Nights – Wauchope Hall – www.yetholmonline.org
Yetholm Heritage Centre – www.yetholmhistorysociety.weebly.com
Poppy’s Pantry – Facebook: @poppyspantrybakes
More information – www.yetholmonline.org
Local notice boards in Town Yetholm and Kirk Yetholm.
W E L L B E I N G
Borders Reiki – Indian Head Massage – Hopi Ear Candle - Denise Allan 07821 928315
ThistleRose Holistics - Hypnotherapy and Counselling – Edward Addison - www.thistleroseholistics.com 07864 336993
A C T I V I T I E S & P L A C E S T O V I S I T
Walking – Various local walks detailed in Hayloft Welcome Pack. Please see notes on Scottish Outdoor Access Code.
Golf Driving Range – www.mounthoolygolfrange.com TD8 6TJ – 12 miles, 20 mins
Swimming – Kelso Swimming Pool – liveborders.org.uk – 8 miles, 23 mins
Ice Skating – Border Ice Rink – Kelso – 8 miles, 23 mins
Horse Racing – Kelso Racecourse – Sept through to May - www.kelso-races.co.uk
Bamburgh Castle NE69 7DF – 32 miles, 55 mins
Lindisfarne – Holy Island TD15 2SH – 27 miles, 52 mins. Please check tide tables for access to the island
Ford & Etal TD12 4TJ – 12 miles, 22 mins. One destination – over 20 attractions -
Monteviot House & Gardens TD8 6UH – 14 miles, 24 mins - www.monteviot.com
Floors Castle & Gardens - Kelso - 8 miles, 23 mins - www.floorscastle.com
Edinburgh Castle EH1 2NG – 53 miles, 1hr 35 mins - www.edinburghcastle.scot
K E L S O
Small market town offering two supermarkets (Sainsbury’s & Lidl), shops, cafés, pubs, whole foods shop, Boots and Lloyds pharmacy
EV Charging Points – 5 listed in Kelso
Laundry – Bubbles Laundry, 61 Horse Market, TD5 7AA
Taxi Service – Kelso Taxis 01573 228026.
T R A I N S T A T I O N S
Berwick-Upon-Tweed Station TD15 1NF 22 miles, 35 mins
Galashiels Station TD1 1BP - 26 miles, 43 mins.
A I R P O R T S
Edinburgh Airport, EH12 9DN - 60 miles, 1hr 30 mins
Newcastle International, NE13 8BZ - 60 miles, 1hr 30 mins.
E M E R G E N C I E S
Police 999 / Police Non-Urgent 101
NHS 24 Scotland - 111
Doctor – Kelso Medical Group Practice, The Health Centre, Inch Rd, Kelso TD5 7LF 01573 224424
Hospital – Borders General Hospital – Melrose T5D6 9BS – 23 miles, 36 mins
Village Defibrillator – outside Gibson’s Garage on High Street.