COVID-19 UPDATE: On 24 March the following information was received from the Community Transport Team at Braintree District Council: In light of the Government announcement on 23 March as from today we will be cancelling the Wednesday and Saturday Shopper buses until further notice, it is best for all concerned at this present time.
Our village is extremely fortunate to have two mini bus services. One is operated by Braintree District Council (Wednesdays) and the other, which is operated by volunteers, and runs every fortnight on a Saturday.
Wednesday Dates / times :–
Leaving the Montefiore Institute (opposite The Onley PH and restaurant) at 9.30am, arriving at Braintree bus park at approx 9.45am, then on to Freeport by request. It departs Braintree Library at 12 noon arriving back in Stisted at approx 12.15pm. Tickets are £4.00 return (no singles), Senior Citizen bus passes accepted.
Saturday Dates / times :–
Leaving the Montefiore Institute at 9.30am, the bus goes to Tesco Marks Farm, then onto Braintree Sainsbury’s Car Park arriving at 9.45am. It departs from Sainsbury’s at 11.30am arriving back at the Montefiore Institute at 11.45am. Tickets are £4.00 return (no singles), Senior Citizen bus passes accepted.
- CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE – SEE STATEMENT ABOVE
Many thanks to our team of volunteer drivers, without whom this service would not be possible.