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This list of business services has been compiled by the Arran Community and Voluntary Service (ACVS) to assist everyone who is self-isolating or unwell. There are a range of food delivery services and other resources to keep you busy whilst staying at home. Please bear in mind that although most of the deliveries are free the businesses are doing this by goodwill and if you are placing an order be considerate of volume vs cost. Thanks to all concerned for providing information and adapting what they do in these challenging times. Shop local, support your community!

Message From pharmacy

Please do not hand in repeat prescriptions at this time. Instead phone the surgery order line on 01770 600516. order all items on your repeat and collect from here in no less than 4 working days


Lochranza Centre

Hot Meal Orders delivered between the hours of 5.00pm & 7.00pm on Tue, Wed and Sun (please do not go to the centre, phone on 01770 830 637). These are in a ‘disposable’ takeaway form. Kitchen is fully compliant with Food Safety regulations and we have sufficient stocks of sanitiser etc. Payment should be made through their just giving page. Phone for details. Lochranza Centre can be contacted on 01770 830637. They can pick up shopping for people from Pirnmill Stores or the Co-op if you phone the stores direct and place the order. For any other assistance anyone in Pirnmill/Lochranza/Catacol can phone the centre and they will try and help.

Pirnmill Shop

Grocery provision orders to be picked up or delivered they can do so via the following means: Order via – telephone: 850235 or email: pirnmillpo@gmail.com – Facebook Message: ttps://www.facebook.com/pirnmillvillagestore/ Payments by card over the phone or by bank transfer, the bank details for this are as follows Name: Pirnmill Village Store – Sort code: 83-23-13 – account no: 00601644

Wooleys of Arran Bakery Shop, Brodick

Shops are now closed to public. Fresh bread, rolls, potato scone and frozen pies and quiche can be ordered and delivered to Brodick and Lamlash. Order via Telephone – 302280 by 11am for next day delivery or contact via facebook messenger

Shanghai Takeaway, Brodick

Hot meals delivered island wide as usual – Order via Telephone: 303777

Co-op, Brodick

Groceries for home delivery call the store to order – For vulnerable and self-isolating residents. Order via Telephone 302515 or email elizabeth.mclean@coop.co.uk (preferred) including your name, address, telephone number and membership details – it may take up to one day to be called back. Delivery schedule: Monday: Corrie, Sannox, Glen Estate, Brodick. Tuesday: Lamlash, Cordon, Whiting Bay. Wednesday: From Whiting Bay to Blackwaterfoot. Thursday: Lochranza, Pirnmill, Machrie. Friday: Brodick & surrounding areas.

Foodshare at the Co-op, Brodick and Lamlash

Short-life orange label food (use by and best before) will be available for the public to collect for free every evening at 6.15pm from the foodshare table within the Big Co-op in Brodick and Co-op, Lamlash. This scheme is open to all, help yourself to stop food from going to landfill. Please adhere to the ‘touch it and take it’ policy.

Bay Kitchen and Stores, Whiting Bay

Drive thru groceries – call ahead – we will bag and bring your shopping (even if just your paper) and bring it out to you. Delivery service, suggested spend no less than £10 for Whiting Bay and £20 if further away please, free contactless payment. Order via Telephone 700229 Mon-Sat 9-4pm – Sunday 12pm- 3pm deliveries and kerb side pickups. The seating area is now closed, however takeaway coffees/teas and pastries still available. FREE hot drinks to any NHS and Coastguard/helicoptering staff/any front line stafdf and their spouses who all deserve medals too. Deliveries are not only for self-isolators but for any front line staff who need a break.

The Shore, Whiting Bay

Frozen meals available for collection & will come complete with easy to follow instructions for heating in your oven at home. Order via Telephone 700161 – visit www.theshorearran.co.uk – seven days a week, 3pm – 6pm

Burlington Takeaway, Whiting Bay

Hot Meals for collection, can bring out to car, card payment, contactless – Order via Telephone 700255 – Available Thurs/Fri/Sat 5-9pm

A & C Camerons, Blackwaterfoot

Home delivery from the shop as normal for those distancing, or lambing! Home deliveries cover the whole Shiskine Valley, Machrie and as far as Lochranza and Kildonnan on specific days! Order via Telephone 01770 860 220 or email blackwaterfoot-po@live.co.uk

Blackwaterfoot Bakehouse

Opening times Tuesday-Saturday weekly, please see facebook page for developments. https://www.facebook.com/bakehouseblackwater/ Their bread will also be available at their usual locations elsewhere on the island.

Kilmory Hall and Community Centre

Groceries available as previously at the little community shop for those who need to use it. A review will be made at the end of April. Contact us please email kilmory.hall@btinternet.com

Arran Cheese Shop

Still trading, shop closed to public. Your order can be collected at our shop here we will bring it to your car. You can order by phone 302788 or emailgordon@arrancheese.com If emailing please leave a phone number and don’t include card details. If ordering on Arran you will get a FREE piece of Arran Brie, Arran Camembert or Arran Blue as Easter stock of these will eventually go to waste. Our products can be viewed on website.

Arran Butchers, Blackwaterfoot


Still trading, shop closed to public. Orders can be placed by phoning the shop to arrange a non-contact delivery anywhere on the island – pay for by card. A full range of stock remains at all three Co-ops and at Bay stores. A 20% discount on all home delivery island wide. Order via Telephone on 860354

Blackwaterfoot Lodge (Hotel)

Take our meals for drive thru collection or home deliveries available Friday and Saturday nights from 5pm-8pm. Delivery in Shiskine Valley area. Weekly menu available on Facebook page or phone 860202.


Bells Boutique, Brodick

Most of the clothing stock can be viewed with prices on Facebook and Instagram, some photos of stock is also available on Google page Bell’s of Arran. Contact Elizabeth via email bellsofarran@gmail.com Call 01770 860597 (Bridgend Campsite) – whatsapp 07881 400064 (no phone signal at home) / via facebook bellsofarran.

Arran Active

Any kind of stock requirements can be delivered for free or can be picked up from outside the store. Payment taken over the phone. Order via Telephone – call Andrew on 700508 to arrange.

Chameleon Arran

Basics (tee-shirts, underwear etc). See facebook page or website at www.chameleonarran.com for photos and price. Payment over the phone. Full e-commerce store coming soon on the website. Free delivery island-wide.Email lynn@chameleonarran.com. Phone messages may be left on 600201.

Old Byre Showroom

Although the doors are closed we are happy to deliver. Online sales receive a 10% discount, use MAYUBESAFE at checkout. https://www.oldbyre.co.uk/ you can also contact on facebook or telephone 01770 840227.


Homestyles, Brodick

Household items or essentials can be delivered free by arrangement or left outside for collection. Order via telephone – 302648 – card payment via phone contact.

Arran Haulage Service/Armitage, Brodick

Continue to deliver all items as usual adhering strictly to all preventative measures and national guidelines. Armitage is providing regular services and Arran Haulage are still delivering goods, animal feed, coal and gas as normal, island wide. Order via telephone – 302777 – Can be paid online.

MBS Building and Timber Supplies

Shop and forecourt closed to public – still trading via delivery service where possible. Order and pay using your card over the phone. Forecourt may reopen for key workers. Order by phone on 01770 700202 Monday to Saturday 8am-12noon or email mbsbuild@yahoo.co.uk

Albion Gas

Free delivery on bottled gas, 01770 600113/07884258837

Arran Heat Pumps

Quality heat pumps supplied and installed. Service and repair, 24 hours call out island wide. Please call for a free estimate 07385 215 140 01770 601214 or email arranheatpumps@btinternet.com.

Sliddery Supplies

Deliveries on Tuesday and Friday. Phone or email your orders as early as possible to allow us to collate orders and plan delivery times. Order via telephone – 870225/348 or email – slidderysupplies@yahoo.com

Brendarran Electricals

Carrying out repairs on appliances but only essential appliances like cookers, washing machines fridges and freezers. Non-essential repairs will only be carried out when the lockdown has been lifted. Taking all necessary precautionary measures as outlined in government guidelines. Telephone 07956 324546


Jas. Campbell & Co, Brodick
Solicitors, financial Advisors, estate agents. Normal services but appointments will be by phone rather than face to face. Telephone: 302027

Arran Estate Agents, Brodick

Normal services but by phone or email rather than face to face. Telephone: 302310 or email: sales@arranestateagents.co.uk


Book and Card Centre/ Brodick Post Office

Newspaper delivery. Books, puzzles, batteries, stationary etc can be delivered too – in Brodick only at moment. Payment over the phone – Order via telephone – call Tom on 302288

Bay Wool & Crafts

Wool, haberdashery and craft supplies. To purchase anything from any of our makers and crafters, please contact them direct first – these can also be delivered from the shop. Also operating a delivery service. Orders via Telephone: call Kat and Steve Sparshott on 600110 or Linda MacCallum on 302875 with requirements.

Bay Pet Care

Dog walking, veterinary transportation, waits with dog and returns. Cover from Brodick to Kildonan. Uses own leads. An element of paperwork will be required, possibly online. Julie is police checked and insured and hasn’t beenoff the island since xmas. To arrange dog walking call 700541.

Bogarie Kennels

We have lots of customers that purchase dog food from us and at this time we can still possibly deliver. We are asking for email communication and bank transfers to ensure safety. Bogariekennels@mail.com – we are on the Ross Road.

The Harbour Shop, Blackwaterfoot

Will be delivering newspapers and any other items required. Phone 860215

Arran Footbank 

If in crisis, Brodick Church Building remains open and the foodbank is still operating just inside the front doors for anyone who needs this service. If deliveries are required due to self isolation or otherwise please contact Susan Dobson 01770 302365. Food and other donations for the foodbank would be greatly appreciated, especially during this difficult time, and can be dropped off at the church or big co-op or can be collected by contacting Susan.

Arran CVS Office – hearing aid batteries

Hearing aid batteries can ordered via telephone on 600611 or via emailinfo@arrancvs.org.uk and will be posted out.

Hear to Help

To order hearing aid batteries or get support for your hearing aid telephone 07391 017781 or email: heartohelp.ayrshire@hearingloss.org.uk

Talking Arran Banner

Your favourite local paper in audio format. Equipment available for those with sight impairment. Call 07743367866 Or 302158