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Purton Age Concern Minibus

Contact number: (01793) 771656

Website: N/A

General Description

 

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

  • Every day – to day care at Cedars’ care home, Purton
  • Every Tuesday and Thursday – to Purton lunch club at Silver Threads Hall, Purton
  • Fortnightly Tuesdays and every Wednesday – to coffee and chat at Silver Threads Hall, Purton
  • Every Wednesday – to Lydiard Millicent lunch club at Parish Hall
  • Fourth Tuesday in the month – to Gardeners’ Guild at Silver Threads Hall, Purton
  • Second Friday in the month – to Swindon for shopping
  • Dial-a-ride service to local doctors, hairdressers etc. on demand (subject to driver and vehicle availability)

Who can be carried: Local people aged over 60 or with a disability

 Are these services door to door? Yes

 Wheelchair access: Yes

Which areas are served? Purton and District

Cost: £1 flat fare if within village. 50p per mile if outside village.

Bus passes accepted: No

Timetable: 

  • Daily service to day care at Cedars’ care home, Purton – picking up from 8.30am and returning at 2.45pm
  • Tuesday and Thursday service to Purton lunch club at Silver Threads Hall, Purton – picking up from 11am and returning at 1pm
  • Fortnightly Tuesdays and Wednesday service to coffee and chat at Silver Threads Hall, Purton – Fortnightly Tuesdays picking up from ? and returning at ? / Wednesdays picking up from 9.30am and returning at 12 noon.
  • Wednesday service to Lydiard Millicent lunch club at Parish Hall – picking up from 10.45am and returning at 1pm
  • Fourth Tuesday in the month – to Gardeners’ Guild at Silver Threads Hall, Purton
  • Second Friday in the month shopper bus service to Swindon – picking up from 9am and returning between 12 noon to 12.30pm
  • Dial-a-ride service to local doctors, hairdressers etc. on demand (subject to driver and vehicle availability)

 To book a place on any of these services please call (01793) 770862 with as much notice as possible. 

Scheduled public transport services

No services offered – if you would like to make a comment about the fact there are no Scheduled public transport services offered here please follow this link

Trips/days out

Regular trips and mystery tours offered. Please see http://www.purtonmagazine.co.uk/ or call (01793) 770862 for more details.

Group transport services – with driver

Vehicle available / seats: 2 X Renault Master minibuses (both wheelchair accessible) / Either 11 or 8 passenger seats

Type of groups that can be carried: Local community groups, particularly those catering for people aged over 60 or with a disability

Geographical area bookings accepted from: Purton and District

Cost: 50p per mile

Group transport services – self drive

 No services offered – if you would like to make a comment about the fact there are no Group transport services – self drive offered here please follow this link

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