Local Information

Emergency services

  • in an emergency, to contact the police, fire service, ambulance or mountain rescue phone 999
  • other non emergency calls to the police on 101 or North Wales Police on 0300 330 0101
  • the nearest police station in Ffordd yr Orsaf, Llanrwst LL26 0DF phone: 01492 640222

Medical:

  • Doctor: The nearest surgery is at Ffordd Gethin, Betws-y-coed LL24 0BP    phone: 01690 710205. normal opening hours: 8.00 tan 6.00, Monday – Friday
  • Out of hours service: 0300 123 5566
  • NHS Direct: 0845 46 47
  • Hospital: the nearest hospital with an Emergency Department (24 hours) is Ysbyty Gwynedd, Bangor LL57 2PW.  phone: 01248 384384.
  • There is a Minor Injuries Department (8.00a.m. – 10.00p.m.) at Ysbyty Llandudno, Llandudno LL30 1LB.  phone: 01492 860066

If you are unsure whether you should attend an Emergency Department, phone NHS Direct on 0845 46 47.

 Conwy County Council

Main Office:  Bodlondeb, Conwy LL32 8DU   phone: 01492 574000      conwy.gov.uk
Out of hours emergency:   roads – 01248 680033    other emergencies – 01492 515777

 Snowdonia National Park

 Main Office:  Swyddfa’r Parc, Penrhyndeudraeth LL48 6LF   phone:  01766 770274     eryri-npa.gov.uk

Snowdonia National Park Authority is the planning authority for the Bro Machno area.

 Public Transport

 There are a regular bus services to Penmachno and Cwm from Llanrwst and Betws-y-coed.  The nearest railway station is in Betws-y-coed.
For bus and train timetables see Conwy.gov.uk website(enter public transport) or traveline-cymru.info.

 Taxis

  •  Ceir-Pennant-Cars:  01690 750377
  • Betws Cars: 01690 710143
  • JMJ Travel (Menyn’s): 01492 642422
  • Gary Court: 01492 642037