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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.
 

UCB SPECIAL TRIPS 2019

Date

Destination

Total Duration

Description

UCB Fare

Sat 1 Jun

Horse Guards, London

14 hrs

Trooping the Colour Dress Rehearsal in presence of Duke of York – cost £10 each.  Afternoon - own arrangements.

£13

Wed 12 Jun

RHS Wisley

9 hrs

All day visit to RHS Gardens at Wisley.  Free entry.

£13

Mon 8 Jul

Bournemouth area coastal walk

9 hrs

Planned walk along coast.  Dress appropriately. Walkers and strollers welcome.

£11

Mon 29 July

Weymouth

9 hrs

Beach and town.

£11

Tue 13 Aug

Bournemouth

9 hrs

Beach and town.

£11

Sat 21 Sep

Open House, London

14 hrs

Opportunity to visit historic buildings and places, often only open on this day.

£13

Wed 2 Oct

Wells

8 hrs

Visit town, cathedral, Bishop’s Palace.

£10

Mon 21 Oct

Westonbirt

8 hrs

Walk around a national arboretum.

£10

Tue 12 Nov

West Quay, Southampton

8 hrs

Shopping trip.

£10

For further information about any of the services and community use please contact Sue Fowler (01380-840031), Anthea Donald (01380-848113)   Linda Jennings (01380-840413)  or Gill Hill (01380-840794)

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.

 

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.

 

 

 

 

 
 
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