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