We have collected, here, some of the more essential and basic information.
Local Businesses & Organisations
Castle Community Centre
The Centre has been created from the former ballroom of the Castle Hill Hotel, now known simply as Castle Hill, adjacent to Sydney House (South Street) car park. The Centre offers a large self contained, multifunctional room with catering facilities and garden, which is available for hire, either by the hour between 08:00 and 16:00 or by sessions. Ideal for private parties and group meetings.
For booking rates and details contact Susie and John Golightly: 07971 651938
The Great Torrington Town Traders keeps an up-to-date directory of local member businesses.
Organisations & Groups
North Devon Marketing Bureau
Great Torrington And District Care Forum
The Care Forum networks all those working in the health, welfare, caring, religious areas of our community, whether these workers are paid or voluntary, part-time or full-time.
In all thriving communities there are many organisations working at different levels to support different sections of society, Whether run by volunteers, or professionals, for local people or for visitors.
Travel Line website provides information, route planning and timetables for all forms of public transport. Remember to use 'Great Torrington' as the destination or departure point (not just 'Torrington').
Zenith Taxis • 01805 623747
R & D Taxis • 01805 622707
Health & Medical
Torrington Health Centre • 01805 622247
New Road EX38 8EL
Castle Gardens Surgery • 01805 623222
Castle Hill Gardens EX38 8EU
Castle Hill Dental Practice • 01805 625837
Castle Hill EX38 8EU
P B Donner • 01805 622246
2 Well Street EX38 8EP
Accident & Emergency • 01271 322577
North Devon District Hospital, Barnstaple EX31 4JB
Torrington Hospital - Minor Injuries ONLY • 01805 622208
Calf Street EX38 7BJ
Lloyds Pharmacy • 01805 622174
1 High Street EX38 8HN
Torbridge Veterinary Centre • 01805 622100
1 New Rd EX38 8EJ
Great Torrington Baptist Church • 01805 624479
Jubilee Church • 01805 623230
Meeting on Wednesday evenings at 20:00 at Winslade, 2a Burwood Road EX38 7NE
Emergency Telephone • 999 or 112
There are three main car parks in Great Torrington - all of which are pay and display.
The main car park is right outside our Tourist Information Office - map here.
Post Office Ltd • 0845 722 3344
7 High St EX38 8HN
Nationwide Building Society • 01805 624235
2 Potacre Street EX38 8BH
There is a cash machine in the Post Office (working hours) centre of Great Torrington.
Rotary Club of Torrington
Meetings every Tuesday 12:45pm for 13:00 at the Black Horse Inn, Torrington (01805 622131). Visiting Rotarians and partners are most welcome. Secretary: John Bungay.