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Haydon Wick Parish Council Community Bus

Contact number: (01793) 722446

Email: Visit the website below to email an enquiry form

Website: http://www.haydonwick.gov.uk/community_bus.php 

General Description

 

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

  • Fortnightly Monday mornings – Over 60’s Club
  • Tuesdays – shopper bus & lunch club service. Shopper bus service calling at Abbey Meads Post Office, Morrisons & Asda Walmart. Lunch club service thereafter for pub lunch at various locations.
  • Thursday mornings– shopper bus service calling at Abbeymeads Post Office, Morrisons and Asda Walmart.
  • Fortnightly Friday mornings – shopper bus service to Swindon Town Centre
  • Friday afternoons – Young at Heart Club, Haydon Centre.
  • Dial-a-ride service to Great Western Hospital on demand (subject to driver availability)

Who can be carried:Any elderly or disabled person living in the Parish of Haydon Wick.

Are these services door to door? Yes

Which areas are served?The Parish of Haydon Wick

Wheelchair access:Yes

Cost:£1 return for services to lunch club, Abbey Meads Post Office, Morrisons & Asda Walmart. £2 return to Swindon Town Centre. £4 return to Great Western Hospital.

Swindon concessionary travel vouchers accepted but not bus passes.

Bus Passes accepted: See above (Cost)

Timetable: 

  • Fortnightly Monday mornings – Over 60’s club: picking up from 1pm and returning at 3.45pm.
  • Tuesdays – Shopper bus service: picking up from 9.30am and returning at 11.30am. Lunch club service: picking up from 11.30am and returning at 2.30pm.
  • Thursday mornings – Shopper bus service: picking up from 9am and returning at 10.45am
  • Fortnightly Friday mornings – Shopper bus service: picking up from 9am and returning at 12 noon. (Drop off and collection point behind Sainsbury’s.)
  • Friday afternoons – Young at Heart Club, Haydon Centre: picking up from 1.30pm and returning at 4pm.
  • Dial-a-ride service to Great Western Hospital on demand – bus available for private appointments on Mon PM, Weds AM & Thurs PM (subject to driver availability and any other vehicle commitments)

 If you wish to book a place on any the services above please contact (01793) 722446 giving at least 24 hours notice.  

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/days out offered. Wheelchair users welcome. For more information please see posters on board the Haydon Wick Parish Council Community Bus. Costs vary depending on the trips/days out on offer. For more information please contact (01793) 722446.

Group transport services – with driver

Vehicle available / seats: Renault Master (wheelchair accessible) / 12 passenger seats

Type of groups that can be carried: Community groups catering for elderly and disabled people

 

Geographical area bookings accepted from: Parish of Haydon Wick

Cost: 40p 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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