The Council is arranging a support service for residents who are self isolating to access this
please phone 07904 547822 - details on flyer below.
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Issue 1 - 24th March 2020
Below we will post details of things we think might be of interest to residents during this difficult time when our village halls are closed and social events cancelled. Check back regularly for new ideas.
Food and supplies
* NEW * Meat delivery service
Available from Monday 30th March
We will take your order and pass this to local butcher RJ Trevarthens
The butcher will take payment from you over the phone
We will arrange a volunteer to drop your order on your doorstep
Orders received by 12 noon will be delivered the next day (Tuesday to Saturday)
If you’d like to check if something specific is available you can phone Trevarthens direct on 01326 377081 before ordering.
To place an order please phone the Parish Council on 07904 547822
Baker Tom bread van visits with bread, milk and eggs to Devoran and Feock
Generally Wednesdays and Saturdays.
The van will be at each location for about 1 hour
All stops will be advertised on their Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/bakertoms/
Check their Facebook page before visiting as times may change from one week to the next.
Fishman, vegetables and Penny's Pies
Every Saturday – Devoran Village Hall Car Park
Village Market Fish Man with fish, vegetables and flowers - 9.30am to 12.30pm
Penny’s pies - 09.30 am to 12:30pm
Hanson Fine Foods
Friday 12noon to 1pm, St Feock Church Hall Car Park.
Also visiting Devoran Village Hall at similar times to Baker Tom.
Cheese, butter, honey, rapeseed oil and duck eggs
Tel: 01726 883113 Mob: 07799 702233
Incredible Bulk with dry foods and cleaning products.
Incredible Bulk will deliver orders to those self-isolating, where ever possible.
For further details phone 07748707217 or email
The Old Quay Inn in Devoran have a list of drinks and food they can deliver within the village see their Facebook page for menu
Carnon Downs Garden Centre are offering take away meals from their Valley View restaurant
Further details can be found online http://www.carnondowns-garden-centre.co.uk/blog-2/
Ideas to occupy children now they are off school!
Steve Backshall will be live live on social media
Message from Steve:
Home schooling proving tricky? Can I help? I’ll be live on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram & will do my best with your youngster’s wildlife, biology, conservation, geography, exploration etc questions. Just don’t ask me any maths. Or physics. Or chemistry. Or... well anything else. Just the animal stuff really!!
Fun with Google 3D Animals!
Would you like to see a wild animal in your front room? Search Google for one of the animals listed below.
Just underneath the image search results and the Wikipedia description of the panda, you’ll be able to see a little box that says, “Meet a ………. up close”.
Click the ‘view in 3D’ button, then click ‘view in your space’ to see the panda in your own surroundings.
You’ll need to give Google access to your camera for it to be able to insert the panda into your space.
Search for -
Lion – Tiger – Cheetah – Shark – Hedgehog – Duck - Emperor penguin - Wolf - Angler fish – Goat – Rottweiler – Snakes – Eagle - Brown bear -
Alligator – Horse - Shetland pony – Macaw – Pug – Turtle – Cat – Octopus -
iCareiMove Carnon Downs Group
Hello Carnon Downs people.... feel free to join this group for anyone who wishes to remain active. Keeping you moving during COVID-19 stressing the importance of mental well health and keeping resilient. This includes films to follow along to, live strength and balance sessions and joining in on virtual cups of tea
Get coronavirus support as an extremely vulnerable person
Register if you have a medical condition that makes you extremely vulnerable to coronavirus. For example, you’ll be able to ask for help getting deliveries of essential supplies like food.
If you’re not sure whether your medical condition makes you extremely vulnerable, register anyway.
You can register yourself, or on behalf of someone else.