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EASTER 2019 - Notification from David Ovenden, Devon County Council 19th March 2019 -

" I have now received confirmation from Stagecoach that they will run the off-peak 372 service on Maundy Thursday, 18 April 2019. So the service will run on Monday 15, Thursday 18, then on Friday 26 April."Please note that there will be no bus run on Easter Monday 22nd or an additional/substitute bus run on Tuesday 23rd (the day after Easter Monday)

Operator Stagecoach 372 service picks up outside the Community Shop.

Most* buses terminate at Bideford - many onward services are available at Bideford Quay.

Timetable -

(during Petroc College) termtime

Leaves Buckland Brewer daily at 07.50;arrives Bideford Quay 08.10;

Return from Bideford Quay Stop A 17.15; arrives Buckland Brewer 17.35 (& onward to Bradworthy)

Regular service -

Monday & Friday only leaves Buckland Brewer 10.25, arrives Bideford 10.45;onward to Barnstaple arrives 11.10

Return from Barnstaple Bus station stand L 13.30, picks up at Bideford Quay Stop A 13.55; arrives Buckland Brewer 14.15 (& onward to Bradworthy)

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National Express Bus Service

The Booking Office (Barnstaple & Bideford) is, we are advised, at a "pop-up" centre close to the "Tea on the Taw" cafe in Barnstaple.

Torridge Volunteer Cars

If you can't drive, whether permanently or temporarily, this community car scheme can help with medical appointments, shopping or social visits - even for longer journeys.

Contact 01237 237200 for more information - office manned weekdays (not Bank Holidays) 9.30 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. Voicemail service at other times.

FROM A to B? -  Call TVC.


Help needed!! Do you like talking to and helping people?

Volunteer drivers are needed - you just need your own vehicle with a clean driving license, a willingness to undergo a DBS (police) check, and to want to help people less able to get about than you are.

Call 01237 237200 between 9.30 a.m. - 1.00p.m. weekdays for more information.


National Express- All enquiries are dealt with, on an individual journey by journey basis, as a matter of preference online, or by calling 0871 781 8181. Have a care as this telephone number appears to be at a premium rate.

There is a service from Barnstaple to London. For full timetable and information click here or call 0141 352 4444. To book, call 0900 1600 900.
In a nutshell, buses leave Barnstaple daily at 0618 and 0921 arriving in London Victoria at 1310 and 1545 respectively. They depart London at 1400 and 2037 arriving at Barnstaple at 2037 and 2337 respectively. Prices are likely to vary subjects to concessions but research August 2017 suggests a basic fare returning same day starts at £26.50

N.B. This travel information is for public guidance only. We accept no liabity in relation to variation in price or timetable.


Limousine and Taxi Southwest Ltd.

We offer a full range of transport services, including taxis, shuttles, limousines and special events.

Tel 01271 414444; e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (no direct link from this site to the address quoted).



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