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County Council reviews number 19 bus through Ducklington

Oxfordshire County Council is currently reviewing contracts for subsidised bus routes which operate largely in the Witney, Woodstock and Chipping Norton areas.

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2013/09/county-council-reviews-number-19-bus-ducklington/

Bus Service Review

The County Council have been reviewing the Emergency contracts for subsidised bus services formerly operated by RH Buses.  They have determined future levels of service, and have agreed, subject to contract signing that there will be no changes for buses that travel through the parish (i.e. The 18 and 19)  

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2013/04/bus-service-review/

Update on RH Buses

RH Transport: details of replacement bus services Oxfordshire County Council has agreed with Stagecoach and Oxford Bus Company that they will run many of the bus services previously run by RH Transport, the local bus company that is set to enter administration. Further work continues on permanent arrangements for next week onwards. Please check the… Continue Reading Update on RH Buses

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2012/10/update-on-rh-buses/

RH Buses applies to enter administration

RH Buses has applied to enter administration and the hearing will be tomorrow.  Officers from the County Council are currently attempting to secure replacement services, but given the lack of time available it may not be possible to operate full timetables for all services on Friday and Saturday, and some may be suspended altogether until… Continue Reading RH Buses applies to enter administration

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2012/10/rh-buses-applies-to-enter-administration/

Consultation on Concessionary Travel Scheme application process

Concessionary Travel Pass

Oxfordshire County Council are intending to develop plans for the Concessionary Travel Scheme service from 1 April 2012.  They are looking at ways to standardise the application and card-issuing process.  Any changes to the process would mainly affect those applying for a pass after 1 April 2012 rather than existing bus pass holders. To ascertain… Continue Reading Consultation on Concessionary Travel Scheme application process

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2011/06/consultation-on-concessionary-travel-scheme-application-process/

Change of operator for numbers 19 & 18 Bus

From today the operator of the number 19 and number 18 buses that serve Ducklington has changed to RH Transport. This is as a result of a recent tendering exercise by the County Council. Please be aware that the buses will look different! Stagecoach in Oxfordshire passes will be accepted for travel on the 19… Continue Reading Change of operator for numbers 19 & 18 Bus

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2010/12/change-of-operator-for-number-19-18a-bus/

New bus shelters on A415

New bus shelters on the A415

New covered bus shelters are being installed on the A415 bus stop at Ducklington Roundabout. The shelters are being installed as part of an agreement between the Parish Council and Primesite Media Ltd. who will install and maintain the shelters on the Parish Councils behalf. Primesite Media are paying for the cost of the shelters… Continue Reading New bus shelters on A415

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2010/10/new-bus-shelters-on-a415/

Review of local Subsidised Bus Services

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The current County Council contracts for financially-supported bus services in the Witney area are due to expire on 11 December 2010. Oxfordshire County Council has now commenced a review of these services. The review includes all the bus services in Ducklington – the Stagecoach 18A/19 and RH Transport X15. Anyone wanting to comment on the… Continue Reading Review of local Subsidised Bus Services

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2010/04/review-of-local-subsidised-bus-services/