Service Listings

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Crawford News

Reliable Newspaper Deliveries – 6 Days a week. Alverdiscott and surrounding areas.

Call: 01805 625592 or Mobile: 0750 617372


Auto-Mo-Beel

Hutshaw Cross Cottage, Huntshaw Cross, Yarnscombe EX31 3ND.

  • Vehicle servicing and repairs
  • Auto Electrics
  • Computerised Engine Diagnostics
  • Tyre Sales
  • MOT Test Centre
  • Garden Marchinery Repairs
  • Tel/Fax: 01805 624823
  • Mob: 07976 986908
  • Email: viv(at)automobeel.co.uk
  • Website: Automobeel.co.uk

Towsers Country Kennels

Sue and Shaun Blackmore.

Deepy Park, Stony Cross, Bideford, Devon, EX39 4PU.

  • North Devon’s favourite country kennels.
  • With veterinary approval.
  • Five star rated by Torridge District Council
  • Tel: 01271 858366

PDB Plumbing

Plumbing – Heating – Gas

  • Free Estimates
  • 24 Hour Call Out
  • Tel.: 01271 858549
  • Mob.: 07957 218532

West Barton Farmhouse – Alverdiscott

Holiday accommodation for relatives or friends visiting North Devon and needing somewhere to stay. Reasonable terms.

Telephone: 01271 858230 for details.


Piano Lessons – Friendly and Creative

Mrs Ruth Shaw CTABRSM.

Guscott, Huntshaw, Torrington, EX38 7HE

  • Beginner to grade 8
  • All ages welcome.
  • Preparation for ABRSM exams
  • CRB accredited.
  • Tel.: 01271 858242

Del Mar Landscaping

  • Decking, Patios, Walls, Sheds, Hedgework
  • Fencing, Paths, Steps, Ponds, Turfing
  • Block Paving,Ground clearance
  • All year round
  • Free estimates
  • Fully insured
  • Tel.: 01271 374409
  • Mob.: 07791 030025
  • Email: delmar.landscaping(at)tiscali.co.uk

The Curtis Group

Incorporating K&J Plant (contractors) Ltd. and CTA Centre.

West Park & Yarnscombe Barnstaple Devon, EX31 3LZ

K&J Plant (Contractors) Ltd.

Wheeldiggers, 360 Degree Excavators, Dumptrucks

  • All operators CITB Certificated
  • Ring the Specialists
  • Tel.: 01271 858540
  • Fax.: 01271 858575

C.T.A. Centre

CITB ATB Landbase and RTITB Accredited Training

  • Plant, Fork Lifts, Tractors, Chainsaws etc.
  • Tel/Fax.: 01271 858575

Heddens of Woodtown Farm – Vegetable Boxes

  • Prices from £7 per box.
  • Carrots – Broccoli – Onions – Parsnips – Cauliflower Swede
  • Local Delivery Available
  • Enquiries and Orderss Tel.: 01237 472323
  • Email: woodtownfarm(at)outlook.com

Ben Stevens – Pest Management

Complete pest control.


Josie’s Clean and Shine

All aspects of cleaning undertaken.

If you would like your house to have a ‘Once Over’ or be cleaned on a more regular basis the please call.

  • Evenings: 01271 858638
  • Daytime: 07980 607186
  • Free quotes
  • References available
  • Cleaning materials supplied.

Domestic Appliance Repairs

Fast, reliable service to all makes.

  • Washing machines – Dishwashers – Refrigeration
  • Vacuum cleaners collected and returned
  • No call out fee
  • Call Andy on: 01271 858470
  • Mobile: 07970 833603

Your IT Man

  • Friendly and local IT suapport for Mac and Windows
  • Home and Small Business including Agricultural
  • Computer Sales and Repairs, CCTV, Networking, Maintenance
  • Tel.: 01805 640615
  • Mob.: 07540 387789
  • Email: simon(at)youritman.com

Dartfresh Produce

Here to help with your food supplies!!!

Dartfresh Produce are offering an order today, deliver tomorrow service. Offering:

  • Bread
  • Milk
  • Butter
  • Eggs
  • Meat
  • Fresh fruit and veg.
  • Much more..

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