Bishopsteignton Emergency Resilience

In a parish emergency

please call



Bishopsteignton Emergency Resilience Team, BERT, are a BPC Working Party

What you can do at home…

Advice about what you can do from home to be prepared for an emergency, as well as the phone numbers you may need.

Latest Emergency Plan

Read the latest version of the Bishopsteignton Emergency Plan, prepared by the team, adopted by BPC in January 2022

Why not join the team?

Why not become part of team and help the community when it matters. Please email with any questions… [email protected]


BERT Terms of Reference

Read about this committee, its remit and who is involved

Adopted 2020

Other support groups in the Parish of Bishopsteignton…

Healthy Living Group

Bishopsteignton Healthy Living Group was formed in 2014 with the aim to encourage and promote all aspects of healthy living and well being throughout the community. To see their constitution and read minutes of previous meetings follow the link above. The HLG work closely with the village GP Surgery, Channel View.


Why not join them?

HLG is a dedicated group of volunteers who are always happy to welcome new members; they are currently looking to fill several rewarding voluntary positions.

Care Watch

Run entirely by volunteers, as is every group in Bishopsteignton, and here for you when BERT is not in operation Care Watch can offer support such as collecting shopping and prescriptions, emergency dog-walking, lifts to and from local appointments and activities, companionship, changing light bulbs, completing forms and friendly phone calls.  Tel: 07874-749705 or Email: [email protected]

Can you help?

Care Watch are also looking for more help, particularly a team co-ordinator. Please read this advert and contact them directly if you want to get involved.

Memory Cafe

The Healthy Living Group also run a Memory Cafe.

To find out more see their Facebook page.

Singing for Memory

Another HLG sub group is Singing for Memory!

See the Parish Chronicle for more details.

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