Emergency numbers



Useful Contact Numbers

Emergency Services

999 for all Emergency calls. (Police, Fire, Ambulance & Coast Guard

101 for all Non-Urgent crime reporting, to speak to a local officer or all other enquiries

Duty Pharmacy


Chemist: - Tubbs Pharmacy Newton Ferrers    tel: 872280

Out of Hours                                        tel: 872810 

Doctor: - Yealm Medical Centre, Market Street, Yealmpton tel: 880567

        Emergencies                                                                tel: 880392

OUT of HOURS : Devon Doctors  tel: 111

Derriford Hospital :-  Derriford Road, Crownhill, Plymouth , Devon, PL6 8DH

Telephone:  01752 202082  https://www.plymouthhospitals.nhs.uk/

Kingsbridge Hospital :- South Hams Hospital, Plymouth Road, Kingsbridge, Devon, TQ7 1AT

Tel: 01548 852349  https://www.livewellsouthwest.co.uk/services/south-hams-hospital

Nuffield Hospital:- Derriford Road, Plymouth PL6 8BG Tel: - 01752 775861 Open 08:00 - 19:00


Mount Gould Hospital:- Mount Gould Road , Plymouth, PL4 7QD Tel : 01752 268011


Devon Adult Social Care (to report concerns about the health of an adult)

Contact Care Direct on 0345 155 1007

Devon Child Protection: If you are concerned about a child or young person contact our Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) on 0345 155 1071 or email mashsecure@devon.gcsx.gov.uk and give as much information as you can.

South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Totnes   tel: 01803 861234

Boat Watch

to report a crime or suspicious activity on the water, call Police tel: 101

contact the River Yealm Boat Watch Committee (Bob Mariner) tel: 873266

Recycling Centre (Ivybridge) Ermington Road, Ivybridge, PL21 9ES. Tel : 0345 155 1010

Opening times

Summer (Apr-Sep)                         Winter (Oct-Mar)

Monday-Friday                       9:00am-5:00pm                              9:00am-4:30pm

Saturday and Sunday          10:00am-6:00pm                            10:00an-4:30pm

The River Yealm and District


Registered Charity No. 262929