Essentials

  • Country prefix: +44
  • Emergency number: 999 or 112
  • Police: 101
  • Medical assistance: 111
  • Medical information: NHSinform
  • Forres Health and Care Centre: 0345 337 1120
  • Nearest hospital: Dr Gray’s, Pluscarden Rd, Elgin IV30 1SN. 03455 456 6000
  • Local information: Forres Local
  • Local newspaper: Forres Gazette
  • Moray tourism site: Moray Speyside
  • Scottish Tourist Board website: VisitScotland

Pharmacies

  • Clear Pharmacy, 83 High Street, Forres IV36 1AA. 01309 672784
  • Clear Pharmacy, 99 High Street, Forres IV36 1AA. 01309 672614
  • Boots the Chemist, 90 High Street, Forres IV36 1NX. 01309 673370

Alternative medicines

  • Forres Health Food Store, 99 High Street, Forres IV36 1AA. 01309 672 745
  • The Phoenix Store, The Park, Findhorn IV36 3TD. 01309 690110

Opticians

  • McLachlan Opticians, 74 High St, Forres IV36 1PQ01309 675089
  • MJ Housden, 7 St Leonards Rd, Forres IV36 1DN. 01309 673801

Vets

  • Moray Coast Vet Group, West Rd, Forres, 01309 672243

Public facilities

  • Forres Library, 27D High St, Forres IV36 1BU, 01309 672834
  • Forres House Community Centre, 27D High Street, Forres, IV36 1BU, 01309 672838

Banks

  • TSB Bank, 156 High Street, Forres IV36 1NP. 01309 765 999 (Mon, Wed, Fri)
  • Bank of Scotland, 102 High St, Forres IV36 1PA. 0345 780 1801
  • Moray Firth Credit Union, 53 High Street, Forres, IV36 1PB. 01309 676735

Bureau de change

  • Post Office, High Street

Supermarkets

  • Tesco, Nairn Road
  • Lidl, West Road, Greshop Industrial Estate
  • Co-op, High Street
  • Co-op, Falconer Avenue, off Grantown Road

Convenience Stores

  • Spar, Kinloss
  • Spar, High Street, Forres
  • Premier, Findhorn
  • Londis, Nairn Road, Forres
  • McColls, High Street, Forres
  • McColls, Fleurs Place, Forres

Newsagents

  • Sue’s News, High Street, Forres
  • The Washington, High Street, Forres

Filling stations (not 24 hours)

  • Esso Filling Station, Nairn Road, Forres (with Londis shop)
  • Seapark Filling Station, Kinloss