What is a 'warm room'?
Public spaces such as community centres, churches, and libraries are being used as 'warm banks' to provide a safe place for people struggling to heat their homes this winter. Some centres also offer hot food and drinks.
Bideford Baptist Church - Mondays ,12 noon - 4:00pm, warm room and hot drinks. Mill Street, access at The Hill garden entrance.
Bideford Baptist Church - Tuesdays, 10:00am - 1:00pm, warm room and lunch.
Bideford Library - Fridays, 9:30am - 11:00am, warm room and hot drinks.
St Mary's Church - Fridays, 11:15am - 1:00pm, warm room and hot food.
St Mary's Church - Saturdays, 10:30am - 12:30pm, (second Saturday of the month), warm room and hot drinks.
The Anchor Inn -Every day, 11:00am - 5:00pm.
The Hart Inn -Tuesdays - 12 noon - 3:00pm.
Cafe in the Square - Afternoons until 4:00pm.
The Church Rooms - Tuesdays and Fridays, 10:00am - 12 noon.
Royal British Legion - Wednesdays, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
High Bickington Community Centre
Warm room - Monday to Friday, 10.00am - 14.00pm, with hot drinks available, warm room.
Community Lunch - Thursdays, 12.30, no need to book.
Visit the centre for a hot meal and meet others in the community. Frozen takeaway also meals are available from the centre, and St Mary's Church, High Bickington, open from 09.00 - 19.30 daily.
Libraries across Devon are throwing their doors open in welcome this winter, to provide a range of help, support, advice and comfort to people who may be struggling, or beginning to struggle with the rising cost of living. Click here for more information.