Corona – 61 Bus and other restricted services

Number 61 Bus Service.

The Service is being reduced to two-hourly – see the temporary timetable:-

Or just go to and look for the updates.

On the up side, time restrictions applying to the English national concessionary bus pass scheme in Gloucestershire will be removed from Monday 23 March. Anyone holding a pass will be able to travel for free on all public bus services until further notice.

All Household Waste Re-cycling Centres in Gloucester are now closed.
NB.   Please double-bag all used tissues and cleaning cloths before putting into general waste.

Please do not put anything other than genuine toilet paper down the loo – tissues and kitchen roll etc. do not dissolve properly and will clog the pipes!

Hospital Visiting suspended
The NHS in Gloucestershire has announced that it is stopping visiting to its hospitals effective from Monday 23rd March 2020. It will also apply to the county’s mental health and learning disability inpatient units. However, there will be special allowances made for birthing partners, parents or guardians of patients under the age of 18, patients with a learning disability or autism who require a carer, relatives collecting patients on discharge and those at the end of life. These will be restricted and must be pre-arranged with the nurse or midwife in charge.
General telephone number for hospital enquiries 0300 422 2222

Bath Road Garage is open only for keyworkers.If you are a KEY WORKER and need emergency work on your vehicle, please ring garage on 01453 822907 and leave a message or email and we will see if we can help.

Merretts Heating at Frocester , are open for breakdowns only – Gas, oil and plumbing.  Any further information you might want please contact the office 01453 79205. Regards Carrol O’Neill