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Things to do:

Castle Kennedy Gardens

Castle Kennedy Gardens

One of Scotland's finest gardens, Castle Kennedy Gardens is set in 75 acres and offers something for everyone to enjoy.  From spectacular flowering plants and exotic trees, to beautifuly scenery, sculptured landforms, magnificant walks and popular bird hides, ...

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Agnew Park

Agnew Park

Agnew Park offers a fantastic day out for the whole family. It boasts a miniature railway which takes you on a full tour of the park, a play island featuring innovative play equipment, an 18-hole putting green 0...

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Castle Of St John

Castle Of St John

The Castle of St John is a unique example of a medieval tower house which has been converted into a prison. It was built in 1510 for the powerful Adair family. During the Killing Times in the 1670s ...

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Upcoming Events

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Guiness world record attempt

Sun 23 Jul 17, 9pm for 24hours

This attempt is to raise money for Happy Hooves Stranraer for their new centre ,a truly great cause .

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Glow Gold September

Glow Gold September

Fri 01 Sep 17, ^pm-9pm approx

Glow Gold September is a worldwide campaign to raise awareness for Childhood Cancer. We ask public buildings and landmarks to light up gold during September, in recognition of awareness month. ...

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Places to eat and drink:

Bar 12

Bar 12

Bar 12 is situated right in the centre of Stranraer. There is a large car park to the rear with ample parking all day and night. Our friendly staff are on hand to cater for your every need. ...

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The Central Cafe

The Central Cafe

The Central Cafe was opened in 1960 by The Petrucci Family. It is a Cafe/Take-Away serving quality fish and chips as well as snacks, award winning coffee and delicious ice-cream. Friday evenings is gluten-free day from 12 noon ...

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Papa Rab's Pizzas

Papa Rab's Pizzas

Based at Port Rodie Garage we are a mobile pizza van that sells authentic Italian style, thin and crispy, stonebaked pizzas in our wood fired oven. We are available to cater to functions and events so find ...

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Places to stay:

Cairnryan Bed and Breakfast

Cairnryan Bed and Breakfast

Beautiful, luxurious accommodation in Cairnryan Cairnryan Bed and Breakfast offers high quality accommodation in the village of Cairnryan, with a stunning elevated outlook overlooking Lochryan. We are ideally situated on Cairnryan shore front, between the new Stena ...

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Cross Haven Guest House

Cross Haven Guest House

  Stranraer accommodation: Good quality Guest House offering quality service and value for money. Ideal for couples, Stena and P&O ferry passengers and visitors to Ireland. Cross Haven Guest House is a family run bed and ...

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Knockniemoak B&B

Knockniemoak B&B

A warm and friendly welcome awaits you at Knockniemoak. We have 3 guest rooms which are all furnished to a high standard with premium linens and toiletries. There is a dedicated guest lounge where you can relax and ...

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Shops & Services

SugarRush

SugarRush

SugarRush is Stranraers only traditional sweet shop. traditional candy american candy slush machine chocolate fountain  2 x pick n mix mega millions machine bubblegum machine helium balloons sweet gifts rock sweet hampers and SO much more!!! ????

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southwestspice

southwestspice

What to expect: An Authentic Indian Curry Mix with perfectly blended spice's for your chosen curry Includes quick and easy to follow recipe which requires very little extra ingrediants. Each pack contains enough spice mix to make ...

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Hugh Aitken Jewellers

Hugh Aitken Jewellers

We are a family run business that has been successfully trading in Stranraer for over 140 years. We are official stockists of Thomas Sabo, Nomination, Emozioni, Ti Sento and many more.  A few of the watch brands we ...

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