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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Updates for residents and businesses


On this page you'll find a range of local information and support available in the parish. This list is constantly being updated - so please keep checking in on what it available in your area. To receive email updates subscribe by clicking the "subscribe to this page" link at the bottom of any page on the Council website.

If you are a community group or business not currently mentioned on these pages let us know by emailing Please also email if you have any suggestions for information that could be included.


Martin Wilson on 01237 420946

Stuart McArdell - Email:



Martin Wilson 01237 420946

Sharon Lilly on 01237 473591

Stuart McArdell is liasing with wholesaler regarding deliveries.

If interested please email Stuart with "Abbotsham Villagers" in the address line



As well as the list below please also see this document also prepared by the Parish Council for other options  Icon for pdf Abbotsham Home Deliveries V3 [105.46KB]

Belluno, Bideford. Tel: 01237 473233 from 4.30pm onwards 7 days a week to order offering a delivery service only. Menus on our website 7 days a week from 5pm until 8.00 (9pm Fri and Sat). The full menu available including wine, beers, soft drinks and desserts. Card payment will be taken over the phone, and they are happy to call you and leave food on your doorstep if you do not want any contact. We are also happy to deliver home made breads, pasta and sauces for delivery too, as well as our delicious sliced cured meats and olives. Our takeaway Lasagnes and Penne Belluno pastas can also be frozen."

Coffee Cabin Offering take away's 01237 475843

Co-opTel: 473526. Normal working hours. Please check their website for details.

Costcutters, Northam. Tel: 476904. Shop open 7am - 10pm and Post Office is open 7am - 9pm. Payment by contactless available.

Country Cottage Bakery.Shops open until 2pm. You can order direct from them to deliver or via Heards. Ring 473150 and press option 1 OR email your order via Please place your order and make payment by card (phone only) before 3pm for next day delivery.

Farmer Bob, 01271 830045. Offer home delivery service see Northam Town Council Facebook page for full details of products available and delivery. Includes milk, cheese, fruit juices, milk shakes, eggs, potatoes, bread. Further products will be added. 

Heards Butchers 474039. The shop is closed to the public with orders being taken by phone. You can pre-order for free delivery, usually the day before but currently they are taking orders for delivery next week. They can also delivery your Country Cottage Bakery orders.

Johns of Appledore. Tel 429065. 

Local Farm BoxTel: 01271 869191. Open 6am - 2pm. Please take a look at their website for current info and details of the different fruit, veg, salad and meat boxes you can order from them. They are currently running 48 hours behind.

Londis Ho! Village Stores. Tel: 477392. Store opened for groceries from 8am - 6.30pm. Post Office opening from 9am - 5pm.

Marshford Organic Foods. Order by phone 477160 or by email to . Fully booked for this week but availability thereafter. Delivery £3 to Ho! (no delivery charge for veg boxes as this is built in). Fresh, canned and frozen organic foods available with full range shown at Delivery to Appledore, Instow and neighbouring areas including Abbotsham, Bideford, Northam, Westward Ho!, Westleigh, Yelland and Fremington."

North Devon Soap. Tel: 488404 or Hand made soap for washing, shampooing and shaving. Based in Westward Ho! Free delivery if you quote LOVETHEHO.

Pig & OlivePebbleridge Road. Tel: 488056 to place your order between 4.30pm - 9pm. Delivery available. Full menu available on

Royal George Appledore. Offering take away's Tel: 01237 424093

Silverline Cabs. Tel: 722044 or 07445414882. Based in Westward Ho! and available to take people to shops and to collect medication at discounted rates. Payment is contactless through door or via bank transfer. "All I ask is taxi fare at discounted rate and a donation for my time shopping." NB: This business is self-employed yet he is offering free of charge lifts to work for NHS and care home staff who are struggling to get to work.

Slice of Life. Tel: 07817 076309 from 9.30am 3pm.The full menu of home-cooked meals, cakes and high teas are available on home delivery until further notice.

So Sweet. Tel:07851 656090 Delivering Pick'n'Mix 1kg Grab Bags between 5 - 8pm to the following areas: Westward Ho!, Northam, Bideford, Barnstaple, Appledore, Instow, East The Water, Fremington and Yelland. The 3 varieties on offer are , Pick'n'Mix with Fizz, Pick'n'Mix with No Fizz and Pick'n'Mix with Chocolate. £11 for a 1kg bag or 2 bags for £20. To Order: call, text or message us on WhatsApp on or message us on Facebook. Payment will be taken in cash at your door or online via PayPal. All deliveries will be conducted in line with government guidelines on social distancing.

Sweeps Pets Supplies. Tel: 475991. Monday 10am - 2pm, Wednesday 9am - 3pm and Friday 10am - 2pm During lockdown. The door will be locked so please ring the bell for attention! Only one person allowed in store at any one time. Orders are placed on a Tuesday to arrive Wednesday morning so orders need to be received by 11am Tuesday for collection on Wednesday after 12pm only. Local delivery available on days the shop is open.

Tea on the Green. Tel: 429406. Have been offering Cakeway pre-ordered takeaway but are currently on hold to prepare Easter Treats for next week (Easter Bank Holiday Weekend) that is pre-order only. Delivery available for 50p to Westward Ho! Northam, Appledore and Bideford on Good Friday and Saturday. If there is enough demand then they will look at delivery to Barnstaple, Torrington and surrounding villages. Orders by telephone, Facebook and Instagram (last orders 4pm Thursday 2nd April). Information required for orders: Name, mobile contact number, address including postcode and the cakes that you wish to order. TOTG will phone you to confirm order details and take payment.

Tesco,Westward Ho! Tel: 0345 610 6378. Open daily 7am - 10pm.

The Beach ShopTel: 424491. Whilst the shop is closed, they are offering free delivery of garden games, colouring books, board games playing cards. Order by phone or Facebook page (westwardhobeachshop) . Card payments can be taken over the phone.

The Drift.Tel: 700444 with orders taken between 5 - 9pm 7 days a week. Full menu on their Facebook page. Free delivery to Westward Ho! and Northam. £2 delivery charge to Bideford area. Payment is contactless on delivery.




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