Calls to the emergency number 999 are free from any phone.
You’ll be asked which emergency service you require – Police, Ambulance, Fire Service or Coastguard.
Be aware that mobile phone coverage can be patchy.
The Scottish emergency services can now use what3words data to help establish your exact location.
Here’s the free app to install on your smartphone before you set off.
They can also use latitude/longitude or eastings/northings.
Assistance in Crieff.
Broken your bike?
For small-scale emergency bike repairs, call ace mechanic John Roseweir at J&R Autoservices:
Working hours: 01764 655 111
Emergencies only: 07918 758 314
Unit 2 West, South Bridgend, Crieff PH7 4DJ
Trashed your tyre?
If you’ve damaged a tyre and need a repair or replacement, contact tyre guru Jim Williamson at Strathearn Tyres:
Working hours: 01764 654 697
Emergencies only: 07880 656 644 or 07934 803 549
The Turret, Burrell Street, Crieff, PH7 4DG