Healthcare and Support

The nearest   Accident & Emergency  department is at:

Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital

Barrack Road , Exeter, EX2 5DW

Tel: 01392 411611


There are two surgeries that serve the valley managed by the main surgery in Cheriton Bishop (and another in Moretonhampstead):

Email:  [email protected]

Tel: 01647 24272

The Surgery
Yeoford Road
Cheriton Bishop

Opening Times:

(including main dispensary)

Monday – Friday 08:00 – 18:00

The Surgery
Layne Fields

Opening Times:

Monday & Tuesday 08:30 – 12:00

Wednesday – Friday 14:00 – 18:00

ACORN Community Support

Acorn’s charitable purpose is the advancement of health and well being with elderly, frail and disabled people in our community who with additional help can continue to live independently with privacy and dignity in their own homes. They also help all our adult community in a variety of ways which are described on their website

​Acorn’s services and activities include:

​Prescription delivery service

Ring a Ride service for medical appointments

Supermarket trips

Tuesday Lunch Club

Memory Lane Cafe

Various Coffee Mornings

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 01647 252701


For DENTISTS visit

Other Services

For services provided by private practitioners in the valley such as Chiropractors, Osteopaths, Chiropodists, Physiotherapy etc. please refer to your local parish magazine and the Teign Valley facebook page.