Wigtown main street  lined with cars, terraced houses and shops. Mercat Cross and the County Buildings in the distance.

Local Business Information

While you visit Wigtown for the book festival, or at any other time of year, we hope that you'll be able to make use of some of the vibrant businesses that make it a town like no other. Below is a partial list of the businesses in Wigtown and Bladnoch.

For a full list of the local bookshops, please visit the AWB website.

For local cafes and restaurants, see our list of local eateries here.

The Wigtown Emporium vintage shop. Large windows display old clothes, books, pictures, typewriters and a lamp. The black and white shop sign sits predominantly above the windows and doors.

Business name: The Wigtown Emporium
Services available:
 We have a wide range of Antique, Vintage and Retro Items & Curiosities as well as a selection of Paintings, Prints, Photographs and Postcards. We have a small selection of vintage books including Poetry, Philosophy, Fiction and Non-Fiction.
We also stock a range of Greeting Cards, Notebooks, Jigsaws and a few Musical Instruments to keep you entertained.
Opening hours:
 Open Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri, Sat, Sun 9.00-500. Closed Wed
 1 High Street, Wigtown, DG89HH
Telephone number: 07507 847711
Contact email: [email protected]

Low Vennel Garage
Services Available: Mechanical repair and servicing, MOT, Body Shop.
Opening Hours: 8am -5pm Monday to Friday
Low Vennel Garage, Wigtown, DG8 9HW
Telephone number: 01988 402303

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