Useful Numbers

  • BT Broadband faults – 0800 111 4567  (24 hrs)
  • BT phone faults – 0800 800 151 (24 hrs)
  • Bus: First National –  01752 495250
  • Bus: Tally Ho! 01548 853081
  • Coast guard – 0870  600 6505  (non emergency)
  • Electricity – 0800 365 900  (emergency 24 hrs)
  • Environment Agency Hotline – 0800 80 70 60 (for pollution incidents)
  • Floodline 0845 988 1188 (24 hrs)
    • And to use the “Quickdial” number straight to South West coastal information – add 04222 to the above number.
  • Gas  – 08457 200 100 (24 hrs, bulk, home, LPG, emergency)
  • NHS Direct  – 0845 4647
  • Pre-school @ The Hive –  07716 790920
  • Pub: Fisherman’s Rest –  01548 550284
  • RSPCA  – 0300 1234 999 (24 hrs)
  • School –  01548 550262
  • South Hams District Council –  01803 861234
  • Village Shop & Post Office –  01548 550996
  • Trading standards –  01392 499499 (farmed animal health and petrol incidents 24 hrs)
  • Victim support  – 0845 3030 900
  • Water and sewage –  0800 169 1144 (24 hrs)

 

Tourist information centres

  • Kingsbridge
    • open Mon – Sat, 9am – 5pm
    • The Quay, Kingsbridge
    • Tel: 01548  853 195
  • Modbury
    • open Mon – Sat,  10am – 5pm
    • 2, Modbury Court, Modbury
    • Tel: 01548  830 159

EMERGENCY  INFORMATION  !

  • Local Police
    • Fore Street, Kingsbridge.  (Limited opening hours)
    • For non emergencies, central switchboard – Tel:  101

MEDICAL NUMBERS

  • Casualty department, Kingsbridge (South Hams Hospital)
    • For minor injuries only.
    • Open 7 days a week, including bank holidays, between 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
    • It is recommended that you ring first to check that it is the appropriate place to be treated.   Tel: 01548 852 349
    • Address: Plymouth Road, Kingsbridge, Devon, TQ7 1XT
  • Casualty department at Derriford Hospital, Plymouth
    • For urgent conditions and more serious injuries.
    • Open 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.
    • Tel: 0845 155 8155 or  01752  202 082
    • Textphone (for deaf and hard of hearing people) tel: 0845 155 8281
    • Address: Derriford Rd., Plymouth, Devon, PL6 8DH
  • Torbay Hospital
    • A main general hospital with an accident and emergency department
    • Tel: 01803 614 567
    • Address: Newton Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 7AA
  •  Doctors
    • Kingsbridge, Norton Brook: 01548 853551
    • Modbury Health Centre: 01548  830 666
    • Devon Doctors (out of hours):  0845 671 0270
    • NHS Direct: 111
  • Dentist
    • Kingsbridge NHS: 01548   854 216
  • Chemists
    • A rota showing weekend opening times is printed weekly in the ‘Gazette’.
    • Kingsbridge – Boots,  Ilbert Road, Kingsbridge (opp. bus station), Tel: 01548  852 354
    • Kingsbridge – Co op, Ilbert Road, Kingsbridge (adj. bus station), Tel: 01548  857 158
    • Kingsbridge – Day Lewis, Norton Brook Medical Centre , Tel: 01548 853 129
    • Modbury Pharmacy, 5 Broad Street, Tel: 01548  830 215
  • Samaritans  (24 hours)
    • Tel: 08457   909090                          
  • Victim support
    • Tel: 0845  3030  900