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Urchfont Community Bus

Contact number: (01380) 840386

Email: janethawkins@btinternet.com

Website: http://www.urchfont-pc.gov.uk/Community/Community_Bus.aspx

General Description

Pre-bookable services (e.g. shopper bus services)

SWINDON

First TUESDAY in month

BATH

Third TUESDAY in month

SALISBURY

Fouth TUESDAY in month

MARLBOROUGH

Fifth TUESDAY in month

Who can be carried:  Anyone

Are these services door to door?  No (?) 

Which areas are served?   Urchfont, Wedhampton, Lydeway and Stert

Wheelchair access:   No

Cost:   Adult fares- £4 return (all Pre-bookable services) (Single and child fares available on request.)

Bus Passes accepted:   Yes

Timetable:  

Services to Swindon, Bath & Salisbury leave Urchfont 0930, start return journey to Urchfont at 1345, back in Urchfont 1500.

Service to Marlborough / leaves Urchfont 0930, start return journey to Urchfont at 1300, back in Urchfont 1330.

To book a seat on any of these services please call Janet Hawkins on (01380) 840386.

Scheduled public transport services

DEVIZES

Monday to Saturday

Who can be carried?  Anyone

Are these services door to door?  No (?)

Which areas are served?  Urchfont, Wedhampton, Lydeway and Stert

Wheelchair access?  No 

Cost:  Adult fares- £2 return £1 single (child fares available on request)

Are bus passes accepted?  Yes

Timetable:  See timetable of Urchfont Community Bus scheduled services http://www.urchfont-pc.gov.uk/Community/Bus_Timetable.aspx or call Janet Hawkins on (01380) 840386

Trips/days out

Urchfont Community Bus has a number of city breaks, seaside trips and shopping trips planned for 2013. For more information about these trips please visit http://www.urchfont-pc.gov.uk/Community/Community_Bus.aspx or call call Janet Hawkins on (01380) 840386

Group transport services – with driver

Vehicle available / seats: Peugeot Boxer minibus (not wheelchair accessible) / 16 passenger seats

Type of groups that can be carried: Various village groups

Geographical area bookings accepted from: Devizes area

Cost: 80p per mile for first 100 miles then 50p per mile thereafter + out of pocket expenses for driver. Minimum charge of £10.

Group transport services – self drive

Vehicle available / seats: Peugeot Boxer minibus (not wheelchair accessible) / 16 passenger seats

Type of groups that can be carried: Various village groups

Geographical area bookings accepted from: Urchfont and surrounding area

Cost: 80p per mile for first 100 miles then 50p per mile thereafter. This charge includes fuel. Minimum charge of £10.

Driver restrictions:  Drivers’ licences need to be in date and drivers must also have either a B entitlement and/or D1 (1 or 101) (or D1 (79 NFHR) / D1 (120)) entitlement on their licence, be between 25 and 70 years old and have been driving on a full licence for at least 2 years.

For more information about group transport services (with driver or self-drive) call Janet Hawkins on (01380) 840386

 

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