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Hospitals »

[21 Jun 2010 | Comments Off on Hospitals | 646 views]

Axminster Hospital
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Chard Road
Axminster EX13 5DU
Tel: 01297 630400
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Honiton Hospital
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Marlpits Road
Honiton  EX14 2DE
Tel : 01404 540540
Rick Wood

Dentists »

[21 Jun 2010 | Comments Off on Dentists | 646 views]

Axminster

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Axminster Dental Practice
Victoria Place Axminster  EX13 5NQ
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Honiton
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Emma Chourot
43 Wells Ave Feniton, Honiton EX14 3DR
01404 850217
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Honiton Dental Centre
38 New St Honiton EX14 1BU
01404 42023
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Exeter
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Smile
“The Gentle Dental Centre”
Emperor Way
Exeter Business Park
Exeter EX1 3QS
Email:  info@smiledentalcentre.co.uk
Website: www.smiledentalcentre.co.uk
01392  44 40 44
Rick Wood

Local Information »

[30 Apr 2010 | Comments Off on Local Services | 504 views]

This section covers local services like the police, medical, etc. and also other services including refuse collection, pothole repair and the like (things that are mainly paid for out of local taxes). Schools are not included here (look under facilities) as generally we do have some choice of where to go to school, and, schools are normally a much bigger part of the community.

Colyton Medical Practice

Grove Hill, Colyton, Devon, EX24 6ET. Phone: 01297 552728. Our aim is to provide a high quality service that is sympathetic to the needs of …

Accommodation, Community, Featured, Local History, Local Information »

[30 Apr 2010 | Comments Off on Shute Barton Manor | 5,093 views]
Shute Barton Manor

Shute Barton Manor

Shute Gatehouse

(Photos can be enlarged by left clicking on them once and then left click again for full screen)
Adjacent to St. Michael’s Church is the ancient manor house of the Parish of Shute, built in 1380 by Sir William Bonneville, a Norman from Bonneville, in Beauce, near Chartres.

It remained in his family for five generations. Lord William Bonneville (The Builder’s grandson) was beheaded and his two sons killed in the Wars of the Roses, and so his grand daughter Cecily inherited it. She married Thomas Grey who became …

Local Information »

[25 Apr 2010 | Comments Off on Local Businesses | 519 views]

Top businesses run by top people
Here you will find a list of businesses who have local roots or strong connections to the Umborne Valley. Please contact us if you would like your business to be listed here. A donation to Hall funds would be greatly appreciated.

There are few moments on a wedding day when the bride and groom have a chance to relax on their own together, glass of champagne in hand, sit back and soak in the events of the day… more.

Lilylake Farm Eggs
“Very” freerange eggs available. At Lilylake …

Local Information »

[24 Apr 2010 | Comments Off on Local Facilities | 410 views]

Local facilities for our community
Here you will find information about our local facilities. Facilities are generally something that we choose to use, like the Church, local halls, library, etc. Also included in this section you’ll find information on our local schools.

Colyton Library

Corner of Market Place and South Street, Colyton, Devon, EX24 6NQ. Tel: 01297 552877, Renewals: 0845 155 1001. Librarian in Charge: Helen Redwood.

Shute School

Shute Community Primary School offers a warm, friendly and supportive learning environment for up to 84 children between the ages of 4 and 11… more.

Umborne Hall

All …

Featured, Local History, Local Information »

[24 Apr 2010 | 3 Comments | 11,302 views]
Shute Church

The Parish Church of Shute

Formerly the Ancient Chapel of St. Michael

(photos can be enlarged by left clicking on them once)

Shute Church is an ancient and beautiful small building. It is believed that there may have been a Saxon Church on this site, but as there are no written records to confirm this prior to the year 1205, the history of St. Michael’s must start there. The earliest record of the church is a Deed of Bishop Marshall (1194-1206) which refers to “ecclesia de Colinton et Cappella de Schieta” proving the …