Facilities

We hope you find this information useful. It is by no means definitive, and there are bound to be omissions, so we will be regularly updating it.  If there is something else that you would like to see covered please do let us know.

Medical and Dental:
NHS Direct Wales (0845647, or www.nhsdirect.wales.nhs.uk) can help find a local doctor or dentist.

Victoria Road Surgery in Holyhead (0140 7860492) also has surgeries in Bodedern (01407 740242) and Valley (01407 740706). If you ring they will tell you their opening times and, if closed, where you can find out of hours help.

The community hospital, Ysbyty  Penrhos Stanley In Holyhead has a minor injuries unit (01407 766000).

Ysbyty Gwynedd in Bangor (01248 384384) has the nearest Accident and Emergency provision

In an emergency, of course, dial 999.

Vets:
The Anglesey Pet Clinic, Cyttir Road, Holyhead (01407 764999) runs a 24 hour emergency service as well as regular daily clinics.

The Bodrwnsiwn Veterinary Group has an appointments surgery in Holyhead on Kingsland Road (01407 769183). Its 24 hour emergency service can be contacted on 01407 769183.  Its branch in Mona deals with larger animals (farm animals, horses etc) a well as pets.

Waste Collection:
Rubbish is collected in Rhoscolyn and Four Mile Bridge on Monday.  or further information about this or other council matters, contact 01248 750057, or visit their website – www.anglesey.gov.uk.

Post Offices:
The nearest post office is in Trearddur Bay, but is only open on weekday mornings. There is one in Valley which is open all day.  The nearest general Post Office is in Holyhead, in a shop called The Chocolate Box!

St Gwenfaen’s Hall is available to hire for wedding receptions, parties, meetings etc.  Go to stgwenfaen.org website for further information.
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Shops:
The nearest general stores are in Trearddur Bay (two) and Valley (two). The Spar in Valley is open 24 Hours.

Supermarket Home Delivery:
Tesco in Holyhead makes home deliveries (www.tesco.com).  So does Waitrose in Menai Bridge (www.waitrose.com).

Places to Eat:  See Eateries page.

Banks / cashpoints:
The following banks have branches in Holyhead:

Barclays, Market Street; HSBC, William Street; Lloyds, Boston Street; NatWest, Stanley Street; Santander, Market Street.  Some have external cashpoints.  There are also cashpoints in Trearddur Bay and Valley, as well as at Tesco and Morrisons in Holyhead.

St Gwenfaen’s School:
Ysgol Santes Gwenfaen Rhoscolyn is a County Primary bi-lingual school with 116 pupils, with a catchment area covering the South of Holy Island.
It is fortunate to be situated in a rural area with ample grounds for sports and outdoor activities. It holds the National Gold award for Outdoor Education.
Any enquiries should be directed to the Headteacher, Mrs Susan Hanbury:  01407860264;
pennaeth.rhoscolyn@ynysmon.gov.uk; Ysgol Santes Gwenfaen, Rhoscolyn, Holyhead,  LL65 2DX.

National Coastwatch Institution Rhoscolyn
The NCI runs the lookout in Rhoscolyn.  It is always looking for volunteers so if you would like to find out more visit its websitwww.nci.org.uk/rhoscolyn.

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Holyhead Coastguard:
holyheadcoastguard@mcga.gov.uk; 01407 767 950 (office hours).

RNLI:
The nearest lifeboat station is at Trearddur Bay. Its website, www.rnli.org/trearddur-bay has a lot of useful information about tides, weather etc.