Blocked ditches/buddleholes, fallen trees, dangerous potholes
Faulty street lamps
Water leaks (non-domestic, e.g. in road)
Other out-of-hours emergency service information
Contact the following for:
Devon County Council Highways Superintendent:
Tel. 01752 898200 (Ivybridge Office - 01803 868565 also forwards to Ivybridge at local call rate)
or "out of hours" 01392 383329 (Devon County Control Room)
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
In case you're wondering, "buddleholes" are those holes/pipes that disappear into walls and under banks to take water off the lanes. Even if apparently clear on the road side, they may well be heavily silted on the field side.
South Hams District Council Customer Services:
Tel. 01803 861234 (main switchboard and ask for Customer Services)
Report dumped cars at the earliest possible opportunity because SHDC need to serve notice (7 days?) before they can remove a dumped vehicle, unless it is in a dangerous position.
Call SEC (a branch of Southern Electricity which works in co-operation with
SWEB), quoting the number of the lamppost, its location and the nature of the
Tel. 01803 326130
South West Water:
Tel. 0800 169 1144 - 24 hours. On obtaining a ringing tone, do not replace receiver as your called is queued and will be answered in strict rotation.
Tel. 01803 867034 is the general SHDC out-of-hours emergency number.