Useful Links & Phone Numbers

If you know other useful links or telephone numbers that should be shown here, please inform the Parish Clerk.

*Indicates additional info below


Website/Email link


Newton Poppleford & Harpford
Parish Clerk

07393 572608

 Click here to email

East Devon District Council

01395 516551

 Click here to visit the website

Devon County Council

 0845 155 1015

 Click here to visit the website

Ottery St Mary Town Council

01404 812252

Click here to visit the website

Sidmouth Town Council

01395 512424

Click here to visit the website


Coleridge Medical Centre (OSM)

01404 814447

Click here to visit the website

Ottery St Mary Hospital

01404 816000


Sidmouth, Victoria Hospital

01395 512482


Ottery & District Help Scheme*

01404 813041


Exmouth Ring & Ride*

01395 266662

Click here to visit the website


Newton Poppleford Village Hall

01395 568571

 Janey Drake

Playing Field & Pavilion Bookings

07393 572608

email [email protected]

 Harpford Village Hall 07957 617072 Ann Woodland


Otter Valley Association


Click here to visit the website

Local Vicar (Mark Ward)

01395 568390

Click here to email

Senior Council for Devon


Click here to visit the website

Harpford Weather Station


Click here to visit the website

Newton Poppleford Weather


Click here to visit the website

Website Maintenance
(this website only!)

07393 572608

Click here to email


Citizens Advice East Devon


Ottery Help Scheme
Ottery Help Scheme is available to help people get to and from doctors' surgeries, dentists, opticians, hospitals etc. Volunteer drivers from the area have been vetted by the scheme and will pick you up from your door and take you to and from your appointment. The suggested donation for a round trip to/from Ottery St Mary for residents of Newton Poppleford is £14 and from Newton Poppleford to Exeter is £18.

If you need a car and driver please book in advance by calling 01404 813041.

The scheme is always looking for more drivers! So if you are willing to help out occasionally please call Jane on 01404 813041. Drivers will be reimbursed for fuel costs.

Ring & Ride
The ring and ride service is available to residents of the parish. The minibus will collect you from your home and take you to Tesco at Exmouth to do your shopping, bringing you home afterwards. The shopping trips take place on Tuesdays collecting passengers at about 11.30am, returning home at about 1.30pm. Ring & Ride is a registered charity and charges £3.60 for a single or return journey.

Please click here for the website of the Ring & Ride Service, where you can also read full details of the Community Bus Service.

To book a ride please telephone 01395 266662 in advance; office open Monday-Friday, 10 am - 12 noon, 1-3 pm.