Sign PostSandford Parish is in the District of Mid Devon and is situated approximately two miles north of Crediton and some ten miles from Exeter. The parish comprises the village of Sandford and the hamlets of Newbuildings, West Sandford and East Village together with outlying farms and cottages with a total population in excess of 1200.


Sandford is a rural parish with a great sense of community, and has two pubs, a community shop with Post Office owned and run by the community, a primary school, a recreation ground, plus a Parish Hall and three Churches and many local organisations and clubs. There is also a dedicated footpath/cycleway from Sandford village to Crediton via the 'Millennium Green'.

Recent Updates



(ROAD FROM CHURCH CROSS TO LAMB INN,, SANDFORD) NOTICE 2023 TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF THROUGH TRAFFIC & PARKING DEVON COUNTY COUNCIL hereby give NOTICE that: From MONDAY 2 OCTOBER 2023 for a maximum of 5 days Until FRIDAY 6 OCTOBER 2023 (both dates inclusive) No person shall cause or permit any vehicle to proceed or wait on the sections of Affected Roads. Roads affected

ROAD FROM CHURCH CROSS TO LAMB INN,, SANDFORD The alternative, signed, route for vehicles will be via - BACK LANE - THE SQUARE VICE VERSA

This temporary restriction is considered necessary to enable - NEW SEWER CONNECTION

For additional information contact: JTT CONTRACTING LTD Telephone: 01392 462856

Dated: MONDAY 2 OCTOBER 2023 Meg Booth Director of Climate Change, Environment and Transport Devon Highways Devon County Council County Hall Exeter EX2 

Road closure 15-17 November from Cross Hill to Cheriton Cross Overhead cabling/tree cutting works.





The next Meeting of the Parish Council is scheduled to take place at Sandford Parish Hall, at 8.00pm, on 5th October 2023