Local Money Saving Tips

Local Money Saving Tips

Who doesn’t wish they had more money to spend on the things that they like? Modern life can be very expensive if you don’t keep an eye on what you are spending, so here are some of our best money saving tips for the people of Portpatrick. Recycling and Upcycling We all know what recycling … Read More

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A Guide To The Best Restaurants & Pubs In Portpatrick

A Guide To The Best Restaurants & Pubs In Portpatrick

No visit to Portpatrick is complete without paying a trip to at least one of the local pubs. There are quite a few to choose from in the area, so here is a quick guide to what is on offer. Harbour House Hotel This old pub dates back to 1790 and the lovely old building … Read More

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Where To Stay When You Visit Portpatrick

Where To Stay When You Visit Portpatrick

If you plan on visiting Portpatrick this year, you will find a good selection of accommodation to choose from, and whatever budget you have, you there are options available. If it is a hotel that you are after, the 3 star Portpatrick Hotel is an obvious choice. Situated on the cliff top and with a … Read More

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How Can We Protect the Hedgehogs in Port Patrick?

How Can We Protect the Hedgehogs in Port Patrick?

Although they were once a common sight, there are fewer than 1 million left in Britain. They are in danger, but there are things that you can do to help them survive. Up and down the country, there are dedicated hedgehog rescue centres and Port Patrick is no exception. The rescue centres support the actions … Read More

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The History of Portpatrick Lifeboat

The History of Portpatrick Lifeboat

The lifeboat we operate at Portpatrick, the ‘Mary Irene Millar’ (47-033) is a Tyne Class ALB (all weather) Lifeboat. The type was introduced in 1982 as a fast slipway boat, although at Portpatrick our boat is kept afloat at her mooring. It’s features include the low profile appearance of wheelhouse to fit into existing boathouses, … Read More

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