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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.

For further information about any of the services and community use please contact Sue Fowler (01380-840031), Janet Hawkins (01380-840386) or  Linda Jennings (01380-840413) 

 
We have planned a number of city breaks, seaside trips and shopping trips for 2017 (see below)

  

Special Trips Planned for 2017

Date

Destination

Cost

14th June

Bath (all day)

£4

5th July

Wells

£8

26th July

Weymouth

£11

7th August

Highgrove House

£25 (garden tour)  
£7 (bus)

21st August

Bournemouth

£10

13th September

RHS Wisley
(Admission Free)

£13

16th September

Open House London

£13

23rd or 30th September (To be confirmed)

Hawk Conservancy (Evening)

Cost to be advised

27th September

Oxford

 £10

10th October

Newbury

£7

October

Westonbirt Arboretum (Evening)

Date and cost to be advised

6th December

Whitehall Garden Centre

£3

11th December

Bath (all day)

£4

       

The bus is run by a committee and is driven by volunteer drivers. New volunteer drivers are always welcome.

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.

 

 

 

 
 
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