Telephone - Emergency 999
calls ask at the nearest house. The nearest Public call boxes
are at Luccombe and
Porlock. Mobile phone signal is very poor, or non-existent, on the
Doctor - The Medical Centre,
862575 (Far end of the High
Street, fork right onto the Porlock Weir Road -
past the Visitor Centre, then turn right downhill to the car park.
Turn right into the car park and the Medical Centre is up
a short ramp about 40 yds in front of you to the left).
There is a Chemists in Porlock High Street with a Pharmacy.
Police - Nearest Station – Minehead
(day time only ) 01823 337911.
Hill and Expedition Advice -
Exmoor National Park Rangers, Exmoor House, Dulverton, Somerset
Churches - Anglican at Luccombe,
Porlock, Selworthy and Minehead.
Roman Catholic at Minehead.
Methodist at Porlock and Minehead.
Mail - There is no delivery
to the site, prior arrangements should be made with Porlock
Post Office and collected from
there. 01643 862429.
Bread, Milk and Gas - Porlock
is well provided with mini supermarkets. Costcutters, at
the far end of the High Street,
will deliver to the site - phone 01643 862515. There is also
a One Stop at the Doverhay car park end of the High
Street. Gas is available at Porlock Hardware - 01643 862427. In Minehead
there are Tesco, Morrisons and the Co-op.
Caravans and Dormobiles -
The nearest site is Burrowhayes Caravan Park which is within
about 0.5 miles. Phone