Information

Doctors and Healthcare 

  • Doctors Surgery: 01647 24272 or 01647 24025
  • Patient Group: Amanda Vooght on 01647 24593, Steve Colderick on 01647 24818
  • Surgery (No Appointment Necessary): 8.00 – 9.30 am Monday to Friday
    • Out of Hours: 111
    • IN EMERGENCY: 999
  • Talkworks Depression and Anxiety Service (South West & Devon): Tel 0300 5553344

Minor Injuries Unit

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

Police

  • Non-emergency: 101
  • Crimestoppers: 0800 555 111

Neighbourhood Watch

  • Jean Martin on 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 or 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
    • Chair of Governors: Jo Carter
    • PTFA Chairman: Dee Studholme-Côté
  • Cheriton Bishop Pre-school
    • Play Leader: Christine Grist on 01647 281205
  • Young Farmers: Georgia Pearce on 07563 382705
  • Walking Group: Dennis Milton on 01647 272844, Jon Whitehead on 01647 281454
  • Farming Community Networks (FCNs) helpline: 0300 111999 or Joanne Jones on 07897 540278
  • Acorn Community Support:  01647 252701
  • Scouts
    • Scouts: Ollie Milverton on 07706 695928
    • Cubs: James Morris on 01647 252375
    • Beavers: Rachel Barclay on 01647 24575

Churches

  • Anglican Team Ministry
    • Rev. Martin Wood, The Rectory, Church Lane, Cheriton Bishop, 01647 24119 (Tues-Sun)
    • Church Warden: Alan Greenslade on 01647 24002
  • Crockernwell Church
    • Rev. Julian Albrow, 21 Dunsford Road, Exeter, EX4 1LG, 01392 255791
    • Church Secretary: Mrs A MacDonald on 01647 24446
  • West Down Chapel: Derek Coren on 01647 24264

Halls and Meeting Rooms

  • Village Hall
    • Bookings: Tim Gorringe on 01647 24789
  • Spalding Hall
    • Bookings: Jean Martin on 01647 24586
      • If no reply after 24 hours ring Paul Mitchell on 01647 24405

Local Authorities

Cheriton Bishop Parish Council

  • Chair: Dennis Milton on 01647 272844
  • Vice Chairs Emma Benjamin on 01647 24848 and Andrea Wood on 01647 272786
  • Councillors:
    • Ruth Salmon on 07970 615280
    • Gill Westcott on 01647 24789
    • Toby Ball 01647 244100
  • Clerk: Rachel Hodder, Higher Penstone Farm, Colebrooke, Crediton, EX17 5JR, 01363 85523, clerk@cheritonbishop-pc.org.uk

Drewsteignton Parish Council

Tedburn St Mary Parish Council

Crockernwell Parish Council

Mid Devon District Councillors

  • Derek Coren on 01647 24264
  • Stuart Penny on 01363 85197

County Councillors

Member of Parliament (Central Devon)

West Devon Borough Council

 

(Updated May 2021)