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Dial-a-Ride Scheme (Shrewsbury)

Description:

Shrewsbury Dial-a-Ride is a fully accessible transport service operating within a ten mile radius of Shrewsbury town centre.

If you do not have the use of a car or you find it difficult or even impossible to use public transport, then this is the service for you.

Dial-a-Ride:

  • is able to help people with mobility difficulties both registered and temporarily disabled
  • operates Monday to Friday: 8.45am to 3.30pm
  • provides a friendly door-to-door service
  • drivers are all fully trained and CRB checked
  • offers a priority booking service for journeys required for medical purposes
  • requires members to be flexible about all non-urgent journey times
  • needs all journeys to be booked in advance
  • asks for an annual membership fee of £15
  • charges a £1 fare for each journey
  • concessionary fares apply using travel passes and travel tokens


Dial-a-ride also provides a regular programme of Sunday Lunches.


Venue Details

Address:
Shrewsbury Dial-a-Ride
Unit 7
Sundorne Trading Park
Featherbed Lane
Shrewsbury
Shropshire
Postcode:
SY1 4NS
View SY1 4NS on a map | Get directions to SY1 4NS

Contact Details

Name:
Linda Cox, Development Manager
Telephone:
01743 450350
Telephone:
01743 450270
Mobile:
07891 094901
Email:
manager@shrewsburydialaride.org.uk
Website:
www.shrewsbury-dialaride.co.uk

Additional Information

Notes:

Dial-a-Ride also provides a range of training for assistive transport staff:
MiDAS (Minibus Driver Awareness Scheme)
PATS (Passenger Assistant Training Scheme)
Both schemes offer full training and certification both for Dial-a-Ride and other organisations.


Last Updated:
20/09/2016

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