Useful Links & Telephone Numbers

(Updated  2nd October 2017)

If you know of any links or telephone numbers you think may be suitable let me know ( They will be checked before use!


Farm Co-ordinator                             Andrea Down                     01404 823 042
Central                                                Vacancy                              Temporary Contact Andy or Jan below
Woodmans Orchard & Orchard Hill Graham Rooms                  07946 755810
West end of Village                           Jan / Andy May                   01404 822 526
The Moor                                            Chris Harwood                   01404 822 143
Newtown                                            Jenny / Gordon Pring         01404 823 222
Lashbrook Rd                                    Sarah / Laurence Wood     07756 957 452
Talewater                                            Philip Higginson                01404 850 758
Escot                                                   Bob Abraham                    01404 823 347
Larkbeare                                           Douglas May                       01404 823051

 Coleridge medical Centre            01404 814447
Otter St Mary Hospital                  01404 816000
Hall Booking Secretary                 01404 822300
Talaton Inn                                    01404 822214
Village Shop and Post office         01404 822084
Parish priest (Chris Martin )          01404 822427
Talaton Calendar Editor , Simon Spencer,     01404 822778
Talaton Calendar Production   Arnie James   01404 47566 
Parish Council Clerk (Denise Main)                01884 277356 or 07714 442289 

POLICE (non-urgent)  just dial 101.
POLICE - lOST PROPERTY REPORTING County CouncilEmail your County Councillor Mr Peter Bowden
This is also your District Councillor.

East Devon District Council Website :
Pinbrook Rd Recycling Centre, Pinhoe, Exeter  

Honiton Tourist information Centre

Your very own nationally famous Escot Estate
Caring for our Tale Valley, huge environmental, historical and local interest.

Tale Valley News sheet - Access it directly and keep in touch :

Worries about debt, housing, employment??
There is now an NHS Stressline. The call line will be open daily from 8 am - 10pm.
The number to call 0300 123 2000
Are you in need of sand bags? (Don't wait until Winter !)
The Parish Council can organise delivery of EMPTY sand bags to those in need and there is a limited supply of filled bags for those unable to fill their own.. Let Denise Main (01884 277356) or Chris Harwood (822143) know if anyone else requires sand bags. Unfortunately you need to arrange your own filling as EDDC no longer provide this service.Empty sand bags are always available from Chris Harwood .Although quite expensive, there is a product called THE FLOODGATE which is said to be very good. There is some possibility of discount if a number are ordered in bulk. For full details of the product see This product web-site was supplied by Jane Tancock, the East Devon DC Emergency Planning Officer and some further information could be obtained from her.  or contact the Parish Clerk to record your interest.
Less Mobile? Want to get About Exeter a bit more? Exeter Community Transport Association
Shopmobility wheelchairs and scooters are available to borrow by anyone needing help to get around the City Centre . Phone 01392 494001 for full details and to get a vehicle.

There is now a service available through Devon County Council for anyone with internet access to report pot holes, dangerous footpaths, faults on public roads etc on line.  Click here for a link to a fault reporting form. or, phone 08451551004. Lines open Monday to Friday 8:00am to 8: pm. Saturday 9:00 am to 1.00 pm 
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