Information

Doctors

  • Doctors Surgery: [01647 24272] or [01647 24025]
  • Patient Participation Group: Jean Martin [01647 24586], Caryn Tripp [01647 24582]
  • Surgery (No Appointment Necessary): 8.00 – 9.30 am Monday to Friday
    • Out of Hours: Ring 111
    • IN EMERGENCY: RING 999

Minor Injuries Unit

  • Okehampton Medical Centre: open Mon – Fri, 8.15 am – 6.00 pm

Police

  • For all non emergency contact: please ring 101
  • Crimestoppers: [0800 555 111]

Neighbourhood Watch

  • Jean Martin [01647 24586]

Emergency Services

  • Electricity: [0800 365 900]
  • Gas: [0800 111 999]
  • Water: [0344 346 2020]
  • Highways Agency: [0300 123 5000]
  • Streetlights, potholes etc: [0345 155 1004] csc.roads@devon.gov.uk

School, Preschool, Youth and other organisations

  • Cheriton Bishop Primary School: [01647 24817] term-time only
    • Head Teacher: Mrs Alex Waterman
    • Secretary: Mrs Linda McCracken
    • Federation Head: to be appointed
    • Federation Chair of Governors: Alexis Saffin
    • PTFA Chairman: Emma Benjamin
  • Cheriton Bishop Preschool
    • Play Leader: Christine Grist [01647 281205]
  • Young Farmers: Louise Putt [07792 518439]
  • Walking Group: Dennis Milton [01647 272844], Jon Whitehead [01647 281454]
  • Farming Community Networks (FCNs) helpline: [0300 111999] or Joanne Jones [07897 540278]
  • Acorn Community Support Office:  [01647 252701]
  • Scouts
    • Explorer Scouts: Phillip Morris [01647 252375]
    • Scouts: Ollie Milverton [07706 695928]
    • Cubs: James Morris [01647 252375]
    • Beavers: Rachel Barclay [01647 24575]
    • Group Scout Leader: Kevin Unsworth [01647 24773]

Local Churches

  • Anglican Team Ministry: Rev. Martin Wood, The Rectory, Church Lane, Cheriton Bishop [01647 24119] (Tues-Sun)
  • Church Wardens: Alan Greenslade [01647 24002],  +  Vacancy
  • Crockernwell Methodist Minister: Rev. David Easton, 21 Dunsford Road, Exeter, EX4 1LG [01392 255791]
  • Church Secretary: Mrs A MacDonald [01647 24446]
  • West Down Chapel: Derek Coren [01647 24264]

Halls and Meeting Rooms

  • Village Hall
    • Bookings: Tim Gorringe [01647 24789]
  • Spalding Hall
    • Bookings: Jean Martin [01647 24586]
      • If no reply after 24 hours ring Paul Mitchell on [01647 24405]
    • Key: Paul Mitchell, Underhill, Church Lane (opposite Hall)

Local Authorities

Parish Council

  • Chairman: Tim Vooght [01647 24593]
  • Vice Chairmen: David Tripp [01647 24582] and Chris Carter [01647 24774]
  • Councillors:
    • Kim Bastyan [07966 478054]
    • Phil Dicker [01647 24450]
    • Peter Endacott [01647 24580]
    • Dennis Milton [01647 272844]
    • Vacancy

Parish Clerk

  • Mrs Diane Shepherd, Squirrel Lodge, Colebrooke, EX17 5JH  [01363 85051, 07903 171897]
    • clerk@cheritonbishop-pc.org.uk
    • www.cheritonbishop-pc.org.uk

Mid Devon District Councillors

  • Derek Coren [01647 24264]
  • Peter Heal [01363 884277]

County Councillors

  • Cheriton Bishop: Nick Way [01363 777903]
  • Crockernwell: James McInnes [01837 861364]

Member of Parliament

  • Mel Stride MP (Central Devon)
    • Write to: House of Commons, London, SW1 1AA

Crockernwell Ward Parish Councillors

  • Bill Savage  bill.savage@drewsteigntonparish.co.uk
  • Ysanne James  ysanne.james@drewsteigntonparish.co.uk

Clerk to Drewsteignton Parish Council

  • Lucy Bruckner [01647 252306]
  • clerk@drewsteigntonparish.co.uk
  • 2 New Park, Bridford, Exeter EX6 7LJ

West Devon Borough Council

  • Paul Ridgers [01822 813600] cllr.paul.ridgers@westdevon.gov.uk

[Updated October 2018)