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Urchfont Community Bus

 

Urchfont Community Bus

 
 

The Urchfont Community Bus (16- seater minibus) provides a scheduled bus service from Urchfont, Wedhampton, Lydeway and Stert to Devizes, Bath, Swindon and Salisbury.  Click here for  the timetable of scheduled journeys.      

Over 60s Bus passes accepted on all these journeys.
 
Adult fares return: Devizes £2, other listed destinations £4 or as otherwise stated below.
 
Single and child fares available on request.
 
It is also available for community use when not tasked on regular journeys as above. The charge for community use is 80p per mile for each of first 100 miles and then 50p per mile for each additional mile.  There is a minimum charge of £10. All drivers have to be checked and agreed by the Bus Committee.
 

UCB SHOPPING TRIPS 2020 - ALL CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO CORONAVIRUS

Date

Destination

Total Duration

Description

UCB Fare

Tue 3rd Mar

Swindon via Avebury 5.5hrs Shopping Trip £4
Tue 17th Mar Bath 5.5hrs Shopping Trip £4
Tue 24th March Salisbury 5.5hrs Shopping Trip £4

For further information about any of the services and community use please contact  Anthea Donald (01380-848113)   Linda Jennings (01380-840413)  or Gill Hill (01380-840794)

DAYS OUT 2020 - ALL CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO CORONAVIRUS

Date

Destination

Description

UCB

Return Fare

13th May

Gloucester Quays Docks Development, museum, shopping mall £10
6th June Trooping the Colour Prince Charles as Reviewing Officer £16
10th June RHS Wisley Gardens £13
Jun/Jul Highgrove  Gardens £6
11th July Weymouth Sea Food festival and beach £11
5th August Bournemouth A day at the seaside £10
7th September Cirencester Town, Roman settlements, shopping £7
18th September Salisbury Cathedral Flower Show £4
19th September London Open House £16
25th November West Quay Southampton Shopping Malls £10
2nd December Bath Christmas Market Shopping  £4
  • Entry costs where appropriate will be an additional cost.
  • Bus passes cannot be accepted for these journeys
  • Exact timings to follow

The bus is run by a committee and is driven by volunteer drivers. New volunteer drivers and committee members are always welcome. Plaese contact Peter Cook on 01380 840001 or Paul Melhuish on 01380 840-413 for more information.

The committee would welcome any suggestions with regard to the running of the bus as our aim is to meet the transport needs of our local community.

 

Updating of this page is the sole responsibility of the Community Bus Committee via the webmaster, UPC accepts no responsibility or liability for the accuracy of information it contains.