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Shrewsbury Park and Ride services suspended

Following the measures announced by the Government earlier this week to help reduce the spread of coronavirus, the number of users travelling on the Shrewsbury park and ride service has significantly reduced across all three sites – Meole Brace, Harlescott and Oxon.

Steve Davenport, Shropshire Council’s Cabinet member for highways and transport, said: “Due to the fall in use of the service, and following the latest advice regarding social distancing, the park and ride service across all three sites will be suspended from the last journey this Saturday, 28 March, until further notice. This will of course be continually reviewed taking into consideration the latest advice.

“Whilst the park and ride service is suspended Shropshire Council is working with our partners to identify where best our transport services can be deployed to support essential services, key workers and our communities.”

Ministerely Motors have also announced a number of suspensions - including the the 435 and 552/553 which serve Bishops Castle and Ludlow.

Other routes have also had reduced timetables:

701 Ludlow town service, 722 Ludlow Park & Ride service Due to the Covid-19 this service will be reduced to 1 bus and...

Posted by Minsterley Motors Services Ltd on Thursday, March 26, 2020

 

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