Day Trips

Our Day Trips are very popular and we aim to run one each month over the spring and summer. 

Previous Day Trips include seaside resorts (in the summer months), local markets and shopping centres, nurseries and garden centres and places of natural and historical interest.

The Day Trips are available to people who use our Dial A Ride services.  They are all driven by volunteers, which helps us to keep the costs as low as possible.


This season's Day Trips:


Thursday 20th April

Devizes on Market Day


Come and discover this historic and attractive Market town which boasts one of the largest street markets in the West country. 


Friday 19th May

Lunch Trip - Swindon College Restaurant



High quality food and service in this training restaurant.  The menu is regularly changed with local, seasonal produce. A three course lunch is available for 7.50 per person.

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Thursday 22nd June Highfield Garden World - Whitminster 13.50
  Gloucestershire's leading independent Garden Centre.  If gardening is not your thing you can browse their clothing ranges, giftware, books, fragrances and food hall.  Their restaurant is a lovely place to stop for a snack or a full meal.  
Monday 24th July Bourton on the Water 12.50
  Described as the 'Little Venice' of the Cotswolds it is one of the most popular tourist spots in the region.  
Tuesday 22nd August Weston-super-Mare 35.95
  With one of the longest sandy beaches in the UK Weston-super-Mare is THE original seaside resort.  
Friday 22nd September Bicester Avenue Home & Garden Centre 14.00
  Bicester Avenue is a unique shopping experience combining Wyevale garden centre and a range of retail outlets including Lakeland, Bonmarche, Hobbycraft, Pacers shoes and Laura Ashley.  

A completed booking form and full payment is required  to secure a seat as all our trips are dealt with on a first come, first served basis.   It is advisable to ring (01793) 617828 to check availability of these trips before sending payment as seating is limited.

Please ask your driver for a booking form next time you travel on Dial A Ride.

For further details on forthcoming trips, costs and booking information please telephone Community Transport on 01793 617828. Typetalk 0800 515152 / 0800 959598 Text