Welcome to Clawton

We are a small village near Holsworthy, on the Devon - Cornwall border. We are an active community - find out more on this site about the Parish Council, the Friends of St Leonard's, Women on Wednesday, the skittles teams and the other community groups, and about events in and around the village.

Forthcoming events are shown below (clink the link below) and in the monthly village newsletter - The Clawton Clarion. Click the link below for the latest newsletter. If you would like to receive future Clarions by email, or have anything you would like to be included in the Clarion then please telephone Judi on 01409 271265 or email graham.jw@btinternet.com

Clawton Clarion. Thanks to those who have contributed  – keep them coming! As always, we would love to have news, photos and comments for inclusion. Please send contributions to graham.jw@btinternet.com or call me:  Judi Graham 01409 271265 before the 20th of the month. If  you would like to receive the Clarion electronically, send Judi your e mail address.



Coronavirus Update

We will post any village-specific information here.


Offers of help include:


Steven Wheatley (D&D TAXIS) and Donna would like to help the local community of Clawton with a delivery service to their door to ensure they have adequate supplies.  For the elderly who are worried they will come to you and provide a home service/delivery or do whatever they can. (this will be a free service to the elderly and most vulnerable people!).  The delivery orders will be on a designated day such as a Mon/Tue and then there orders will be delivered to them within 24 hours.  D&D TAXIS are fully DBS checked by the local authority

Southcott Stores have kindly offered to take and deliver telephone orders – call 01409 255508.  It would be great if we could support Leanne and her team.

Pat Osborne has offered help whether it is getting shopping or just messages of friendship and support.  Pat’s email is patbramblefarm@gmail.com and mobile number 07788 710098.


A newer couple to our community, Lisa and Graeme Paskin, have also offered help to older or vulnerable members of our community who cannot get out for supplies. Please e mail Lisa on lisa_paskin@yahoo.co.uk

The Happy Pear in Holsworthy will deliver fruit and vegetables - text your order to 07949 409298.

The  Village Inn at Ashwater (01409 211200) is offering takeaway meals (the Arscott Arms (01409 211113) is currently closed for refurbishment including installing a bigger kitchen).

Contact List:  Ruby Country Medical Group have put together a very comprehensive contact list covering medical,

social services, local authority, utilities and businesses and individuals offering services and support.


Bus Timetables:  https://www.traveldevon.info/bus/latest-news-service-updates/


Cases in Torridge:  https://lginform.local.gov.uk/reports/view/lga-research/covid-19-case-tracker-area-quick-view-1?mod-area=E07000046&mod-group=AllDistrictInRegion_SouthWest&mod-type=namedComparisonGroup

All buttons below will download a PDF document.

Email Judi Graham graham.jw@btinternet.com should you have any queries or items for the Clawton Clarion
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Clawton Parish Council  meets 6 times a year in the Parish Hall. Follow the link below for more information.

Friends of St Leonard's are a group of like-minded people mainly from within the village, who are interested in helping with the fabric and financial upkeep of our Parish Church, St Leonard's

Follow the link above to download the latest Emergency Plan for Clawton including a page of useful contacts.

Any comments or amendments please to Paul Grafton (paul@devonholidays.org) or call 07794 913757