Cheriton Bishop is a village on the edge of Dartmoor situated just off the A30 trunk road which used to run through the centre of the village. It is mainly in the Mid Devon District Council area but with part of it in Dartmoor National Park.
It has a very active community with activities taking place in the two halls the Village Hall and the smaller Spalding Hall. There is a free monthly Newsletter providing details of everything that is going on in the village. There are numerous village organisations catering for every sort of activity indoors and out.
We have Checkers Village Shop and Post Office, doctors surgery, A Primary School and Pre School. The Old Thatch Inn and Woodleigh Coach House cafe .There is Acorn Community Support providing transport and assistance.
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