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COMMUNITY ORGANISATIONS
(DMHC) Dawlish Men's Hockey Club Please contact MR Martyn Bradbury, DMHC Club Secretary on 01626 334318 or via secretary@dawlishhockey.co.uk or turn up to the Sandy Lane all-weather pitch on Wednesday nights 6.00pm - 8.00pm 14 yr old boys and above (starting September 2009)
secretary@dawlishhockey.co.uk
www.dawlishhockey.co.uk
Age Concern Nora Haws, 20 Ashley Way, Dawlish, Devon, EX7 0HA, Meet every Wednesday 11am - 3.30pm at The Masonic Hall, Barton Terrace, Transport provided, Lunch served 12-1 £6.00 social day bingo, board games, quiz, musical entertainment Summer outing, Christmas Party, Theatre Trips.
Assist Volunteer Centre We offer support and advice to individuals considering volunteering and recruit, interview and place volunteers within the local community or with other voluntary organisations. Our office based at The Manor House, Old Town Street, Dawlish EX7 9AP is open Monday - Friday 9am-5pm except when we are out on visits. Or contact us by phone on 01626 888321 if we can not take your call please leave your name and number and we will get back to you as soon as we can.
www.assist-teignbridge.co.uk
Assist Teignbridge Assist Teignbridge, providing services for carers and older people, including a sitting service, a nail trimming service, and a home help service. For more information please telephone 01626 889288.
sfewings@assist-teignbridge.co.uk
www.assist-teignbridge.co.uk
Baps (Blind Club) Mrs 0 Adams 01626 865445
Christians Together in Dawlish and District Mrs Sylvia Teed 47 West Cliff Road Dawlish EX7 9DZ 01626 865466 Brings together the Christian Churches for shared worship (Advent Sunday, Town Carols, the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, Ash Wednesday, Good Friday and Carnival Songs of Praise) and service (Christian Aid Collections). We enjoy fellowship (Lent Lunches) and at General Elections we hold a meeting for all the candiidates. Please contact us for details of our programme of open meetings.
minister@dawlishURC.org.uk
Cockwood Boat Club Commodore Mr Michael Green 01626 891679
mail@mhjgreen.com
Cofton Womens Institute Cofton Womens Institute Meet the 2nd Wednesday of the month 2.30pm at St Marys Church Hall, Dawlish Warren. President- Pauline Bloomfield 50 Cofton Hill Cockwood Exeter EX6 8RB
paulinebloomfield@btinternet.com
DADS Dawlish Against Developing Sandy Lane DADS
www.dawlishsandylane.wordpress.com
DARE The Secretary PO Box 42 Dawlish EX7 0XZ 01626 866007
dare.fordawlish@virgin.net
darefordawlish.btik.com
Dawlish & District Indoor Bowling Association Ltd Sandy Lane Dawlish EX7 0AF Contact Secretary on 01626 779938 W.T. Gulliford Secretary
Dawlish & Teignmouth Camera Club Secretary: Mrs Shirley Boulton, Held at Holcombe Village Hall Holcombe Road Dawlish EX7 0JT
tandsboulton@aol.com
www.dandtcameraclub.co.uk
Dawlish Air Show The seaside town of Dawlish is a premier resort on the south coast of Devon and, with its glorious bay and a dramatic coastline, it's the perfect setting for the spectacle that is, "Dawlish Air Show". This year the event is scheduled to take place on Saturday 23rd August 2014
info@dawlishairshow.co.uk
www.dawlishairshow.co.uk
Dawlish Art Group Meets each Thursday afternoon between 2.00pm and 4.00pm at St Mary's Church Hall, Dawlish Warren. Sheila Ralls
sm.ralls@btinternet.com
www.dawlishart.co.uk
Dawlish Arts Festival Mrs Mavis Tucker 5 Park Rise Dawlish EX7 9RT 01626 866338
mavistucker@evdataset.co.uk
Dawlish Bridge Club c/o The Manor House Old Town Street Dawlish EX7 9AP Richard Rains 01626 776760 Bridge Club meets every Wednesday from 2pm - 5pm, partners provided.
Dawlish Carnival & Entertainment Community Interest Group dawlish Carnival Secretary Wendy Gibson, 19 Charlton House, East Cliff Road, Dawlish, Devon.
chairman@dawlishcarnival.co.uk
www.dawlishcarnival.co.uk
Dawlish Community Trust c/o The Manor House Old Town Street Dawlish EX7 9AP 07804224255
dawlishcommunitytrust@gmail.com
www.dawlishcommunitytrust.org.uk
Dawlish Conservation Trust Limited Manor House, Old Town Street, Dawlish. EX7 9AP
mklowther@fsmail.net
Dawlish Crochet Group Dawlish Crochet Group meet every Wednesday in the Baptist Church, Park Road from 10.00am to 12 noon. Share/Learn session including knitting and tatting. 80p including drinks. Val Eaves 01626 862518
valeavescrochet@hotmail.co.uk
Dawlish Dancers Mrs Gwen Wheddon 01626 863805
Dawlish Fairtrade Friends The Dawlish Fairtrade Friends are a group of local residents working to promote Fairtrade goods in order to improve lives of workers and communities in the producer countries. We produce a directory in which are listed shops, cafes and businesses in Dawlish which sell or use Fairtrade products. Directories are available in the Library, Manor, The Open Daw, Tourist Information Centre and many other outlets around town. Secretary Wanda Chislett 01626 862717
www.dawlishfairtradefriends.org.uk
Dawlish Garden Society Mrs. Valerie Forrester, Chairman. Tel: 01626 866640 e-mail: val_forrester@yahoo.co.uk We meet the last Thursday in the month from Sept-July (except August & December.) at The Hedley Way Centre, Brook Street, Dawlish. at 7.15p.m. Speakers, raffle, refreshments, sales table, flower competition, outings. All welcome. Subscription £6 per year, visitors £1.
val_forrester@yahoo.co.uk
www.dawlishgardensociety.org.uk
Dawlish Home Aid Dawlish Home Aid runn Coffee Mornings each month at the The Strand Church in aid of various organisations and charities. Details of each coffee morning can be found in the events diary on this website Wanda Chislett 01626 862717
Dawlish Judo Centre Steven Walter 32 Devon Heath Chudleigh Knighton TQ13 0HA 01626 854444
steven.walter@talktalk.net
www.devonjudocentres.co.uk
Dawlish Ladies Guild Dawlish Ladies Guild meets on the 2nd Thursday of every month 2pm at the Hedley Way Centre, Brook Street, Dawlish. regular organised activites include rambles, drama, choir, craft, skittles and outings. Contact Sharon 01626 867998
Dawlish Ladies Hockey Mandy Lovell 33 Coronation Avenue Dawlish Devon EX7 9EQ 07812856324, 01626 865163 Membership open to ladies and school girls 13yrs and over. Training sessions held every Tuesday night at sandy lane. The team play every Saturday.
mandylovell@veitchpenny.co.uk
www.dlhc.co.uk
Dawlish Local History Group Mrs P Whiteaway Highcliffe Cottage 7A East Cliff Road Dawlish Devon EX7 0BP 01626 866927
whiteway219@btinternet.com
Dawlish Museum Society The Knowle Barton Terrace Dawlish EX7 9QH 01626 888557
dawlish@devonmuseums.net
www.devonmuseums.net/dawlish
Dawlish Probus Club Mr John Sykes 6 Bishops Close Starcross Exeter EX6 8EL Meets weekly on Monday mornings Mid September - Late April from 10am - Noon.
Dawlish RAF Association Mrs A Tait 20 Park Road Dawlish Devon EX7 9LH Open to all, Large function room available, Bingo every monday evening.
Dawlish Stamp Club Dawlish Stamp Club meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month (except August) in the Mayors Parlour at The Manor House starting at 7.00pm. For further details please contact Mr J Wigmore 20 Gilpin Close Dawlish EX7 9SZ
JamesWigmore@talktalk.net
www.wessexpf.org.uk/Dawlish
Dawlish Swimming Club Club Secretary Dawlish Swimming Club Mary Schoeneburg 301 Babbacombe Road Torquay TQ1 3TB To join visit the website and simply click on the join tab
dawlishswimmingclub@tiscali.co.uk
www.dawlishswimmingclub.co.uk
Dawlish Third Age Dawlish Third Age is for over 60's. Meetings are on Thursday mornings 10-11.30 at the Strand Hall. Activity groups Knit & Natter every Mon 10-12noon Armchair Travel 1st Tue 10.30-12.00noon Darts every Wednesday 2.00-4.00pm Musical poetry 1st & 3rd Friday 10.30-12.00noon Play reading 2nd Friday 10.30-12.00noon computer classes including internet are available For more information contact Ann Luscombe 01626 867580
ann.luscombe@mypostoffice.co.uk
Dawlish Town Football Club Sandy Lane Dawlish Devon EX7 0AF Dawlish Town AFC work with Teignbridge Council, South Dartmoor Sports partnership to promote football in the community at grass roots level. Senior and youth levels.
info@dawlishtownafc.co.uk
www.dawlishtownafc.co.uk
Dawlish United, Youth & Mini Soccer F.C Dawlish United Adults provide men's football for 2 Saturday sides and 1 Sunday side.The adult teams enable our youth to carry on playing football in the local community
paul@donohue3256.freeserve.co.uk
www.dawlishunited.co.uk
Dawlish Warren Life Saving Club DWLSC helps to patrol Dawlish Warren beach. We also train beach lifeguards to the highest standard and on many levels, from basic courses for the under 12's right on through to advanced resuscitation courses. If you want a more competitive experience, Surf Life Saving is a sport and our members compete in regional, national and even worldwide events! It is a great way to stay in shape and help the community. We welcome people aged 5 - 105 Chairman: Simon Lott - 07888752636
lgfishcake@yahoo.co.uk
www.dwlsc.co.uk
Dawlish Water Rotary Club Dawlish Water Rotary Club Meet every Tuesday at 7.15pm at the The Mount Pleasant Inn Mount Pleasant Dawlish Warren Devon Secretary Ray Williams 01626 888807
beverley.williams4@virgin.net
www.rotary1170.org
Dawlish WI Craft Group Meets 1:45 on the first Tuesday of the month at Manor House Dawlish. All Ladies welcome. contact Jan Monterio-Sims on 01626 864370 or Eileen Smith on 01626 862252
jmontsims@aol.com
Dawlish Womans Institute Meets at 7pm on the second Tuesday of the month at St Agatha's Church Hall, Elm Grove Road, Dawlish. President Jan Monterio-Sims Tel: 01626 864370 Secretary Eileen Smith Tel : 01626 862252
joanmead@msn.com
Devon Gardens Trust c/o Bush & Company 2 Barnfield Crescent Exeter EX1 1QT 01404 812112
devon-gardens@btconnect.com
www.devongardenstrust.org.uk
Devon Humanists Roger McCallister 21 Southdowns Road Dawlish EX7 0LB 01626 864046
info@devonhumanists.org.uk
East Teignbridge Community Transport Association Mrs Jan Green The Manor House Old Town Street Dawlish EX7 9AW 01626 888890
office@etcta.co.uk
www.dawlish-mobility.co.uk
Friends of Dawlish Hospital Veronica Walker
veronica.walker1@btopenworld.com
Holcombe Garden Soceity Mrs M Coulthard 13 Rosyl Avenue Holcombe Dawlish EX7 0LE Meet at Holcombe Village Hall last Thursday of the month from Sept-April 7.30pm speaker at the meetings, tea/coffee, interest table, plant raffle group visits
Holcombe Residents Association Secretary John Watson, 12 Windward Lane, Holcombe, Dawlish, EX7 0JQ Tel: 01626 865669
www.holcombedevon.co.uk
Holcombe Sequence Dance Mrs B Jennings Holcombe Village Hall Holcombe Dawlish 01626 863636 Every Saturday 8.00pm - 10.15pm
MARINA Bowling Club (Outdoor) Sandy Lane EX7 0AF Tel: 07758 801482 Sessions daily 10:00 am & 2:00 pm Contact General Secretary Rick Purnell Tel: 01626 776725, 07758801482
ricpurnell@tesco.net
www.marinabowlsclub.btck.co.uk/home
RAFA Mrs A Tait Club Secretary 20 Park Road Dawlish EX7 9LJ
Rotary Club of Dawlish Mr Colin Timms 31 Oakland Drive Dawlish EX7 9RW 01626 865605
colin@timms.eclipse.co.uk
St John Ambulance Mr B Tippins Lawn Hill Dawlish Devon EX7 9HQ Also contact 3 the Close, Windward Lane, Holcombe, EX7 0JH 01626 862594
Teignbridge Friends Of The Earth Davild Bailey (co-ordinator) 27 North Lodge Close Dawlish EX7 9QD Local friends of the earth group which forms part of the national friends of the earth. We campaign for sustainable solutions which enhances our lifestyles whilst protecting the environment, combating climate change and pollution.
davidpbailey77@hotmail.com
Teignmouth & Dawlish Ramblers Walks organised every sunday, usually a long and a short walk. In summer there are evening walks on Wednesday. Anne McCallister(secretary) 21 Southdowns Road, Dawlish, EX7 0LB. 01626 864046
anne@mccallister.fsnet.co.uk
www.teignramblers.org.uk
The Open Daw The Open DAW is Dawlish's Community Information Centre housed in the Methodist Church, Brunswick Place. Open Monday to friday between 10.00am - 12 noon all the year. If you don't know who to turn to for information or where to go for advice call in or phone Angie Weatherhead on 01626 867722. Or visit our website.
opendaw@btconnect.com
www.opendaw.co.uk
The Strand Centre The Secretary, The Strand Centre, 32 The Strand, Dawlish, EX7 9PT 01626 889038. The Strand Community Trust has leased the church building in The Strand and is turning it into a community centre. There are drop in Coffee Mornings every day except Friday, 2 lunch clubs and various community activities. It is also used by lots of other groups in the community to host their own activities and classes.
secretary@StrandCentre.org.uk
www.StrandCentre.org.uk
The Strand Church (United Reformed) Dawlish Revd Roger Whitehead 32 The Strand Sunday Service 10.30, 2.30-4.00 Alternate Tuesday - Knit & Chat, 10 - 12 Every wed Coffee Morning, 2.30 - 3.30 Every Wed Friendship Hour2.30 - 3.30 Every Thur Keep Fit10 - 12 Every Wed During term time parents & toddlers
minister@dawlishurc.org.uk
www.StrandChurch.org.uk
Time for Life Saturday Social Group. Dawlish Methodist Church Hall, last Saturday of each month, 11:30am - 3pm. For people over 50. Come and enjoy a home cooked meal with a choice of sweets, meet new people, make new friends, share activities and enjoy good company. Cost £5. Transport can be provided by Dawlish Community transport Service, if you live in Dawlish or Dawlish Warren, at a reasonable price. For further information call Ali on 07501151855, or just come along on the day.
www.timeforlife.org.uk
Volunteering in Health A memory cafe is run by Volunteering in Health on the 4th Tuesday of the month at the Methodist Church, Brunswick Place 2pm-4pm. Everyone is welcome to join in activities; receive information and support on memory issues and talk to health professionals in confidence
tina.graham@nhs.net
www.volunteeringinhealth.co.uk
YOUTH GROUPS
Dawlish Action For Youth c/o Shirley Fewings The Manor House Old Town Street Dawlish Devon EX7 9AP 01626888321
www.dawlishaction4youth.org.uk
Dawlish RAF Air Cadets 2401 (Dawlish and Teignmouth) Air Cadets. Joining age:13-16 years. We meet Tuesday and Thursday 19:00-21:30 hrs at Squadron Building in Dawlish Community College. Please contact Flt. Lt. Andy Parker oc.2401@aircadets.org or visit www.dawlishaircadets.org.uk
oc.2401@aircadets.org
www.dawlishaircadets.org.uk
Dawlish United Youth & Mini Soccer We are an F.A. community Chartered Club, who provide football for over 150 members in the local community at grass roots level. Enabling children from 5 years to 16 years to play football. All our Managers, Coaches and helpers volunteers. Mr Paul Donohue 5 Upper Longlands, Dawlish, 01626 888970
paul@donohue.freeserve.co.uk
www.dawlishunited.co.uk
Girl Guiding Dawlish and Starcross Mrs Jo Saxton The Apple Barn Shutterton Lane Dawlish EX7 0PD
j.o.b.4@hotmail.com
TRAVEL SERVICES
Exeter Airport 01392 367433
Local Bus Services within Devon 01392 382800
Local Train Services 0845 7484950
Passsport Office Helpline 0870 5210410
Plymouth City Airport 01752 204090
PLACES OF WORSHIP
Christians Together in Dawlish and District Mrs Sylvia Teed 47 West Cliff Road Dawlish EX7 9DZ 01626 865466 Brings together the Christian Churches for shared worship (Advent Sunday, Town Carols, the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, Ash Wednesday, Good Friday and Carnival Songs of Praise) and service (Christian Aid Collections). We enjoy fellowship (Lent Lunches) and at General Elections we hold a meeting for all the candiidates. Please contact us for details of our programme of open meetings.
minister@dawlishURC.org.uk
Dawlish Baptist Church Pastor Stephen Ford Park Road Dalwish Sunday 10.45am, 6.30pm Wednesday 7.15pm Bible Study and Prayer Meeting 10.30am Coffee and fellowship morning
stephenford323@hotmail.com
www.dawlishbaptistchurch.org.uk
Dawlish Christian Fellowship Dr. Mark Jones 07729998334 0r 01626 888469
markjones918@gmail.com
www.dawlishchristianfellowship.net
St Agatha's Roman Catholic Church Rev Father Jonathan Stewart 27 Exeter Road Dawlish Devon Parish Office 01626 774640 Saturday Mass 6.00pm
St George's Holcombe St Georges, Holcombe, Reverend Helen Bays, 01626 862860 Main Sunday service at 9.30am
hbays@talktalk.net
www.cofe-in-dawlish.org.uk/holcombe
The Methodist Church Rev W Robertson Brunswick Place Dawlish 01626 774595 Sunday Worship 10.30am with Sunday School Evening Worship 5.30pm Alternative Worship in the Hall 6.30pm (except 1st Sunday in the month)
william.robertson@methodist.org.uk
www.dawlishmethodistchurch.org.uk
The Parish Church of St Gregory the Great Reverend Simon Croft 01626 864569, The Vicarage, 13 West Cliff Road, Dawlish, EX7 9EB. Sunday Services 1st Sunday of the Month 8.00am Holy Communion 10.00 Family Eucharist All Other Sundays 8.00am Holy Communion 9.30am The Sunf Eucharist 11.15am The Family Service 6.30pm Evening Prayer
simondevon@yahoo.co.uk
www.credamus.freeserve.co.uk/church/
United Reformed Church Rev Roger Whitehead 01626 889098 Sunday Worship 10.30 Morning Service with childrens activites, Communion on 1st Sunday, Healing Service on 3rd (alternate months) Evening Iona Service last Sunday, alternatley in Methodist Church.
minister@DawlishURC.org.uk
EDUCATION
Cockwood Primary School Acting Head Teacher Mrs L Curry Cofton Hill Cockwood Exeter EX6 8RB
admin@cockwood-primary.devon.sch.uk
www.cockwood-primary.devon.sch.uk
Dawlish Community College Dawlish Community College Elm Grove Road Dawlish Devon EX7 0BY Small - medium sized school of 870 students aged 11 -16yrs.Specialises in teaching mathematics, Science and Design & Technology.
office@dawlish.devon.sch.uk
www.dawlish.devon.sch.uk
Gatehouse Primary School Mrs Angela Jeffery Secmanton Lane Dawlish EX7 0LW
admin@gatehouse.devon.sch.uk
www.gatehouse.devon.sch.uk
Oaklands Park School John Nash Drive Dawlish Devon EX7 9SF
admin@oaklandspark.devon.sch.uk
Ratcliffe School John Nash Drive Dawlish Devon EX7 9RZ
admin@dawlish-ratcliffe.devon.sch.uk
The Devon Adult and Community Learning www.devon.gov.uk/adultlearning
www.devon.gov.uk/adultlearning
Westcliff Primary School Mrs Barbara Capper 01626 862444
admin@dawlish-westcliff-primary.devon.sch.uk
www.dawlish-westcliff-primary.devon.sch.uk
MEDICAL SERVICES
Dawlish Hospital Barton Terrace Dawlish Devon EX7 9DH 01626 868500
GOVERNMENT ORGANISATIONS
Dawlish Town Council The Manor House Old Town Street Dawlish EX7 9AP 01626 863388
townclerk@dawlish.gov.uk
www.dawlish.gov.uk
Devon County Council County Hall Topsham Road Exeter EX2 4QD 0845 1551015
www.devon.gov.uk
Teinbridge District Council Forde House Brunel Road Newton Abbot TQ12 4XX 01626 361101
www.teignbridge.gov.uk
EMERGENCY NUMBERS
Child Line Child Line 24 hour 0800 1111
Crimestoppers 0800 555111
Devon & Cornwall Constabulary 24 hrs Force Enquiry Centre (non-urgent calls) 0990 777444 0990 700400
Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service The 24 house non-emergency number is 01392 872 200. Otherwise, in the event of an emergency, dial 999
www.dsfire.gov.uk
Electricity SWEB Electricity 0800 363900
Emergency Disability Service 7890021855
Environment Agency 24 hour emergencies 0800 706060 24 hour flood call 0645 881188
Gas For All Gas Emergencies 0800 111999
Home & Personal Care Service 01626 888085
National Drugs Helpline 0800 776600
NSPCC 24 hour child protection helpline 0800 800500
Rape Crisis 01392 430871
Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital 01392 411611
RSPCA RSPCA 24 hour national enquiry & cruelty line 0300 1234999
Samaritans 0345 909090
Torbay Hospital 01803 614567
Vets 24hr Emergency service 01626 862020, 01626 778882
www.vets4mypet.co.uk
Water South West Water Emergencies 0345 776677
OTHER ORGANISATIONS
Counselling Directory The site provides the UK with a huge counselling support network enabling those in distress to find a counsellor close to them.
www.counselling-directory.org.uk
Dawlish Chamber of Trade Dawlish Chamber of Trade c/o Ruby's Mobiles 44 The Strand Dawlish EX7 9PT
sales@rubysmobiles.co.uk
www.dawlishchamberoftrade.co.uk
Dawlish Warren Tourism Group Andrew Bulpin Leadstone Camping Warren Road Dawlish EX7 0NG
andrewbulpin@yahoo.co.uk
www.dawlishwarren.info
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Tel: 01626 863388
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