Coombe

Community Hall

 

 

 

 

COOMBE LOCAL INFORMATION

 

 

 

NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH SCHEME

The Co-ordinator is Graham Lawrence - 01726 884459

 

RUBBISH COLLECTION

Black bag rubbish is collected every Friday.  

There are 3 coloured bags and a black box for recycling. These are emptied on every other Friday.

To obtain the bags and box call 0300 1234 141.  There is also a garden waste collection service.

Recycling and rubbish must be ready at your kerbside collection point by 7am.

 

Newspapers can be obtained from the Co-op and Phoenix Stores in St Stephen.  

 

LOCAL SHOPS

For groceries there is a Co-operative Store (open from 6am to 10pm everyday) as well as a Nisa shop in St Stephen. There is also a hairdressers, Chinese Takeaway, Fish and Chip Shop, Launderette Car Sales and a garage supplying petrol and car maintenance.

 

POST OFFICE

This is located in the Co-operative Store in St Stephen. Opening hours are the same as the shop hours

 

POST COLLECTIONS

There are 2 post boxes in Coombe, one in the side wall of 'Lanyons' opposite the Playing Field and the other at the opposite end of the village, on a telegraph pole just before you get to the Community Hall.

 

LOCAL DOCTORS

Brannel Surgery, 58 Rectory Road, St Stephen - 01726 882254

Probus GP Surgery & Surgical Centre, Tregony Road, Probus - 01726 882745

Grampound Surgery, Mill Lane, Grampound - 01726 883536

 

ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY

The nearest A&E Department is at Royal Cornwall Hospital, Treliske, Truro - 01872 250000

 

BUSES

There is no bus service to and from Coombe.

Buses to Truro and St Austell run through St Stephen and Sticker.

 

POLICE

The local PCSO  can be contacted via the Parish Council office at The Brannel Rooms, 22 Fore Street, St Stephen.  Telephone 01726 823003

 

PETS

Penmellyn Vets, 541 Holmbush St Austell PL25 3LQ 01726 77777

Pelyn Veterinary Group, 8 Kings Avenue, St Austell, PL25 4TT 01726 68177

Vets4Pets, Pets at Home, Pentewan Road Retail Park, St Austell PL25 5BU 01726 626820

Yeovale Boarding Kennels, Lanjeth, PL26 7SP  01726 822040

Pet supplies can be purchased at Griggs and Mays - see below.

 

COOMBE COMMUNITY TRUST (CCT)

The CCT operates the Community Hall which may be hired for private parties, meetings and other functions.  Information about forthcoming events in the Hall and local news can be found on Coombe Facebook page (Coombe - St Austell).

(Events are also advertised on posters in the village and on the Hall notice board.)

The Trust organises two main events every year, the Fete, on the first Saturday in July, and the Horse Show on the first Sunday in September.

More information about the Trust can be found on this website.

 

LOCAL BUSINESSES

The Queens Head, St Stephen

Hewas Inn, Sticker

Griggs Country Store and Restaurant, Hewaswater

Mays Country Store, Hewaswater

Pengelly Garden Centre, Hewaswater

Andrew Toms Car Sales, Hewaswater

Tommos Bodyshop, Hewaswater

Peter Julian, Painter and Decorator, Coombe 01726 882559

 

GRAMPOUND ROAD VILLAGE MARKET

Grampound Road Market is held on the third Saturday of the month in Grampound Road School Hall from 10.30am to 12.30pm.

The market supports local farmers, producers and handicrafts. There is a wide range of stall holders and a very popular cafe.

You can buy sausages and hogs pudding, eggs, vegetables, home made bread, cakes, preserves, jams, pickles, Mary's pasties, Cornish cheese, fresh flowers and plants.

The cafe serves delicious homemade cakes and excellent coffee or tea.  All the profits go to support Grampound Road Village Hall. The cafe is the perfect place to meet friends and neighbours and to find out about other community events.

We look forward to seeing you.

If you would like to know more please contact Caroline Cudmore 01726 882 325.

 

 

 

CCT would be pleased to hear from you with any comments or suggestions for additions to this informtion.  

You can use the "Comments" page on this website or email [email protected]