Services

Health & Welfare

Adult social care emergency:

01228 526690

Adult social care customer services: 01539 713377

Age UK South Lakeland

Helpline: 01539 728180

Village Agent: Pam Kirkbride - 01539 728180 (Kendal office)

Childline - 0800 1111

Windermere - Kendal - Ulverston - Grange - Ambleside

Coniston Carers:

Brenda Todd: 015394 41200 Liz Cooper: 015394 41635

Cumbria Health on Call (CHOC): 03000 247247

Foot Care

Rebecca Thorpe MCFHP MAFHP

Mobile Foot Health Practitioner

General care for your feet includes nail cutting & filing, corn, callus

& ingrown nail removal. Treatment for fungal infections

& verrucas. Pedicures & manicures also available.

Prices from £15.

To discuss possible treatment or to book an appointment

please call 01229 778118 or 07814554946.

Hearing Aid Drop In now ceased due to lack of funding, but efforts are underway to restart the service through other means. If it happens villagers will be notified through the Nobbut Email List.

Doctors:

Broughton & Kirkby Surgeries - Drs Hall & Wilson: 01229 716337

Duddon Valley Medical Practice

Broughton Surgery - Foxfield Road, Broughton In Furness, Cumbria, LA20 6EZ

Kirkby Surgery - Askew Road, Kirkby-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA17 7TE

Coniston Surgery - Drs Frey & Fisher: 015394 41205

Wraysdale House, Coniston, Cumbria, LA21 8ER

Hawkshead Medical Practice - Drs Rimington & Ward: 015394 36246

Red Lion Yard, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0NU

Furness General Hospital: 01229 870870

NHS Direct: was dissolved in March 2014. For health enquiries call 111

RSPCA Cruelty Line: 0300 1234 999

Samaritans: 0845 790 9090

Westmorland General Hospital 01539 732288

Voluntary Car Scheme - Sue Park - 015394 41520

Vets

Browne & McKinney - Broughton-in-Furness

Church Walk Veterinary Centre - Ulverston

Oak Hill Veterinary Group - Ambleside

South Lakes Veterinary Centre - Ulverson

Yell list of Vets in South Lakeland

Schools

Coniston CE Primary School - Rachel Hindle - 015394 41302

John Ruskin School - Miriam Bailey - 015394 41306

Government & Utilities

County Councillor Matt Brereton - 07795 426437

Council Tips (Waste & Recycling Centres)

Barrow-in-Furness

Guide's Lot, Grange-over Sands

Moreambe Road, Ulverston

Rothay Holme, Ambleside

Cumbria County Council - 01228 606060

Cumbria County Council Highways: 0845 609 6609

District Councillor Anne Hall - 015394 41558

Electricity failure information line: 0800 195 4141

Environment Agency Flood Line: 0845 988 1188

Gas Emergencies: 0800 111 999

Highways Hotline: 0300 303 2992 Report a problem NEW

Job Centre Near Me the site for finding local Job Centre Plus offices, benefits and employment information.

Lake District National Park Authority - 01539 724555

Member of Parliament: Tim Farron

Tel: 01539 723403 Email: tim@timfarron.co.uk

Tim's Advice Surgeries

They Work For You - to keep track of what Tim is doing.

National Trust - Boon Crag: 015394 41197

South Lakeland District Council: 0845 050 4434

Torver Parish Council Clerk (Email)

Torver Parish Council Website

United Utilities (Water): 0845 746 2200

Police

PCSO 5334 Debbie Ross

Windermere Police Station, Lake Road, Windermere, LA23 2JD

Tel: 101 Ext 54334 Email: debbie.ross@cumbria.police.uk

Police Emergency: 999

News & Communication

Coniston Weekly Circular (Toni Whirity) Sent out on Fridays

Email: cdc@coniston.cumbria.sch.uk

Nobbut Torver - the Village News Service (david@nobbut.co.uk)

(David Rogers - Fat Controller)

News and information that goes out on the Nobbut Email Service is sent out as soon as it arrives. If you would like a message sent out to Torver villagers, please word it as though

you are speaking to them and send it to the Fat Controller.

Torver Website Manager ( david@torver.org )

Non-Emergency: 101

Crimestoppers

Ulverston Police Desk - Coronation Hall - Mon to Fri - 10.30 am to 12 noon

Coniston Police Desk - Institute Library - every 2 months - see Calendar

Other

Friends of the Lake District: 01539 721788

Traveline: 0871 200 2233

Westmorland Red Squirrels

Email: sightings@westmorlandredsquirrels.org.uk

Tel: 01539 821714

Report of the 4th October meeting in Coniston