Non-emergency reporting, advice, or to update on a crime: 101
Anonymous reporting to the Crimestoppers charity: 0800 555111
Further details of the local police are below:
Whitchurch is on the border of a police area which is centred in Wing. You may email the Neighbourhood Police here (still 999/101 for emergencies, though)
Neighbourhood Watch – monthly bulletins are posted on this page of our Whitchurch website under “Keeping the Neighbourhood Safe”.
Whitchurch District Surgery, Oving Road Tel: 01296 641087 for emergencies. Otherwise, see our Community page for further details.
We come under the South Central Ambulance Service:
The nearest hospital is Stoke Mandeville.
A&E Department – entrance 4 off Mandeville Road, Aylesbury, HP21 8AL.
Switchboard: 01296 315000 Emergency: 999 Open 24 hrs
Other hospitals serving this area:
Wycombe Hospital, at High Wycombe, Tel: 01494 526161, 24 hrs, BUT NO A&E HP11 2TT
Milton Keynes University Hospital, Open 24 hrs with A&E, Tel: 01908 660033. MK6 5LD
John Radcliffe Hospital (Oxfordshire), Open 24 hrs with A&E Tel: 0300 3047777 OX3 9DU
Buckingham Community Hospital, closes at 5pm but open 24 hours on Sats/Suns only. 01280 813243 MK18 1NU
Amersham Hospital 01494 434411
Whitchurch Village’s Defibrillator
Raising awareness – underneath the images, below, are three Heartbeat videos for on-line training in the use of defibrillators, and support:
Our village defibrillator is located in the phone box, on the High Street, A413 northbound, opposite 4Beauty and beside the bus stop and noticeboard.
PLEASE NOTE: You will need access to a mobile or landline phone (There is currently NO phone in the phone box) . Then dial 999 and quote the written postal code HP22 4JA, to gain access to the keypad code for the machine.Whitch
BELOW ARE SOME INSTRUCTIONAL AND SUPPORT VIDEOS, SENT TO US BY HEARTBEAT. ONCE TRAINING SESSIONS ARE RESUMED, WE HOPE TO HOLD ONE IN THE VILLAGE:
Martin Fagan’s 24 minute awareness talk.
Lifeline View Film
Whitchurch District Health Centre:
We come under Thames Valley Police:
Emergency: 999 Other calls: 101
then the Wing & Ivinghoe Neighbourhood Police District, email:
The PCSO for Whitchurch is Tina Hobson, Wing Police Station email:
Please note that Tina works part-time.
Neighbouring Fire Stations are at Aylesbury, Winslow and Waddesdon .
BUCKS SEARCH AND RESCUE
THAMES WATER – emergencies
ANGLIA WATER – emergencies
ELECTRICITY POWER CUTS
BUCKINGHAMSHIRE COUNCIL POWER SUPPLY PROBLEMS:
FLOOD ADVICE (CALL 999 FIRE BRIGADE IF PUMPING OUT IS NEEDED)
According to the Environment Agency, over five million people in England live and work in properties at risk of flooding from rivers or the sea, whilst more face flood threats from groundwater, surface water, sewers and reservoirs.
Gocompare have sent us a guide to protecting your property: https://www.gocompare.com/home-insurance/limiting-flood-risk-and-damage