News - DUE TO CONTINUED EXTREMELY LOW PASSENGER NUMBERS and SURVEY FEEDBACK CONFIRMING LITTLE INTERST IN IPSWICH AS A DESTINATION -
The Ipswich Saturday service will cease with effect from 1st August
Subject to approval by the authorities this will be replaced by a service to Woodbridge later this year.
THE IPSWICH WEDNESDAY SERVICE (3rd Wednesday of each month) WILL CONTINUE SUBJECT TO SUFFICIENT PASSENGER NUMBERS .
Weekly services to Framlingham - Tuesdays Stowmarket- Thursdays and Diss - Fridays
August Dates : Ipswich –17th, Bury –3rd and 20th , Norwich –13th and 24th
The High Suffolk Community Bus service was established over 30 years ago and provides transport for the residents primarily of Bedfield, Bedingfield, Kenton, Monk Soham, Redlingfield, Southolt, Tannington and Worlingworth.
It runs as a ‘not for profit’ company. All of the drivers and the members of the management committee are unpaid volunteers.
Currently the bus provides weekly services to Framlingham, Stowmarket and Diss, and twice monthly services to Bury St Edmunds, Norwich and Ipswich.
There is also a service to Lowestoft in the summer months.
For all the services Free Travel Bus Passes are accepted. Timetables detailing routes and timings can be found on the website below.
Passengers can be picked up anywhere along the stated routes. The drivers all take pride in returning passengers as close to their front doors as is possible and are able to help with baskets and trolleys.
The bus is also available for private hire – Alan Nette-Thomas, 01728 685694, John Ridgwell (operations) 01728 627181.
For details of the High Suffolk Community Bus go to: www.combus.org.uk where you can find the up to date information about the timetables and fares.