Useful Numbers & Village Groups

Upcoming Events:

Askham Village Community will be holding a family Dementia awareness course on October 24th from 5.30-7.30pm at a cost is £25 per person. For enquiries or to book a place on the course are please contact Michelle Barker telephone 07834818877 or email

Doddington Diary is now available on a monthly basis. If you are not receiving your copy, please let us know at

Useful Numbers:

Fenland District Council Tel: 01354 654321

Cambridgeshire County Council

Doddington Medical Centre  Tel: 01354 740311

Minor Injuries Unit Doddington Hospital Benwick Road  Doddington PE15 0UG Tel:01354 656675 : Times of opening: Monday to Friday 8.30am to 6.00pm : Saturday Sunday to 5pm : Bank Holidays  9.ooam to 5.00pm not Christmas Day or New Year day

Dental Access Centres  (normal working hours) patients who are registered with a dentist can call a Dental Access Centre for emergency treatment Tel ; Wisbech 01945 465919 :Huntington Tel:01480 363760 : Tel: Cambridge 01223 723093

NHS DIRECT 0845 4647

Doddington Court Tel; 01354 742957

Your Local Post Office Details of services:

Fenland Support for over 65s FOPOS Leaflet

Mobile Library  1st and 3rd Thursday of the month: 26 Newgate street 2-55pm to 3-15pm, Clock tower 3-20pm to 3-45pm and Childs lane 3-50pm to4-20pm

Fenland association for Community Transport (FACT) : 01354 661234 For the latest timetable please click on the link: FACT BUS TIMETABLE

March Library City Road March Cambs PE15 9LT  Tel; 0345 5225

Anglian Water Website  Leakline 0800771881

Smell Gas Call 0800 111 999

Electricity Power Cut Call 0800 3132105 / 24 hour 033332105

Job Centre

Fenland District Council horticultural maintenance  The District Council are now working in partnership with ISS Facility Services Landscaping to look after Fenlands parks and open spaces.  If you are looking for news and information log onto the website: to find out about grass cutting in our village.

Village Groups 

1st Doddington Scouts Cubs 8 to 10 years: Monday 6.45pm – 8.15pm Doddington Scout Centre, Benwick Road. Contact

1st Doddington ScoutsBeavers 6 to 8 years: Wednesday at 6.15pm to 7.15pm in the Scout Centre. Contact

1st Doddington – Scouts 10 to 14 years: Thursday 7pm – 8.30pm in the Scout Centre. Contact

1st Doddington Guides – Rainbows Monday 5.30pm – 6.30pm at Doddington Scout Centre, Benwick Road: Contact Jane Groves Tel: 01354 740222 : or Liz Welcher 01354 741102

2nd Doddington Guides – Brownies Tuesday 6pm – 7.30pm in the Scout Centre contact Becki Fisher Tel: 01354 741398

1st Doddington Guides Wednesday 7.15pm – 8.45pm in the Scout Centre. Contact Jane Groves 01354 740222 or Liz Welcher 01354 741102

Doddington Under 5’s 10 to 11:30am Tuesday & Friday morning at the Methodist Hall Chair Kelly Power Tel: 07921154403 Vice Chair Fiona Barnes Tel: 079178131146 Treasurer Sarah Royston  Tel: 07889995906

Parent and Children’s play session At the Methodist Hall in term time only 10am to 12pm; Contact: Jane Groves 01354 740222

Doddington Carnival and Sports committee Meet at 8pm every second Thursday in the month at The Three Tuns.  Contact Jason Shepherd on 07980795398

Doddington Events Calendar

Pavilion & Recreation Committee  Meet at 7pm every 1st Monday of the month at the Pavilion, Benwick Road. To Hire the Pavilion Contact Andrea Harrison on 07766658701.   And don’t forget Bingo very 2nd Thursday of the Month, eyes down at 7.30pm.

Doddington Patient Participation Group Contact : Fenland Group Surgery Tel: 01354 740311

Doddington Christmas Lights Committee Contact David Curtis Tel: 01354 740684

Doddington Village Hall Contact Darren Adams Tel: 07739 245697

Womens Institute  Contact: Sally Shortland Tel: 

Doddington 100  Club Contact  Mrs. Angela Cutteridge Tel: 01354 740300

Royal British Legion  Contact: Dan Francis Tel: 01354 697815 : mobile 07551 138 424 :

Jubilee Club 10am to 12pm Contact:  Gwen Dack 01354 740569 or Evelyn Hamps Tel: 01354 740094

Lionel Walden School Governors Contact: Mrs L Clarke Tel: 01354 740405

Lionel Walden School PTA  Contact Andrea Harrison on 07766 658701

Doddington St Mary’s Parish Church Contact:  Eileen Clapham Tel: 01354 740522

Doddington  Church/Reading rooms Contact Angela Cutteridge Tel:01354 740300

Methodist Church  Contact  Evelyn Hamps Tel: 01354 740094

Thrift Shop  Contact Gill Wyles Tel: 01354 741707

Benwick Athletic Football Club   Contact Mark Bishop Tel: 07415202877

Short Mat Bowls  Contact Rob Elmore 01354 740044

Abbey Skate Park  Contact: Ruth Hufton Tel: 01354 740323

Doddington Street Pride Group  Contact Philip Snowdon

Doddington Horticultural Society : Tel Hilton Fisher 01354 740221

Doddington Diary : Contact Sally Graham

Doddington Village Action Group The Doddington Village Action Group has completed its mission – and is pleased to announce that they have accomplished what they set out to do. More information can be found at: Doddington Village Action Group Update