Regular Activities & Services in Shurdington

Borough Bus | Recycling | Skip | Parish Council | Mobile Library | Scouts | Playgroup | Friendship Club...and much more
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THE BOROUGH BUS
Copies of timetable are available from 01452 425610.

This service operates from Shurdington on Wednesdays only and starts from the Social Centre car park in the morning at 9.10am, and afternoon at 2.10pm.
The stops en-route to Bishop’s Cleeve are numerous, taking the bus to Brockworth, Hucclecote, Churchdown, Innsworth, Staverton, Barrow, Boddington, Knightsbridge, Coombe Hill, Tredington, Tewkesbury, Ashchurch, Aston cross, Dumbleton, Alderton, Gretton, Greet, Didbrook Village, Stanway Crossroads, Toddington, Winchcombe, Cleeve hill, Southan, Woodmancote to its final destination Tesco’s at Bishop’s Cleeve. It gets there at 11.06am, and 16.06pm respectively. The one return journey starts on Wednesdays from Bishop’s Cleeve at 12.06pm only, arriving Shurdington at 2.02pm. There is no return for the afternoon service.
For further information call Boomerang Bus Company on 01684 292108
Swanbrook 01452 712386 or traveline 0870 608 2608.

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Bus No.10 Total journey time: 68
Destinations: Cheltenham Promenade The Park (University of Gloucestershire), Shurdington Church Lane, Brockworth Cross Hands, Hucclecote Royal Oak, Gloucester City Centre, Shakespeare Avenue Byron Avenue, Lower Tuffley Gladiator Holmleigh Estate Emerald Close
Mon-Fri Daytime
Mon-Fri Evenings
Saturday
Sunday
Bank holidays
Every 10 minutes
Every 10 minutes
Every 10 minutes
Every 20 minutes
Every 20 minutes

 
Bus number 61 /61A (was 46) Total journey time: 73
Destinations: Cheltenham Promenade Shurdington Church Lane, Brockworth Cross Hands, Cranham Royal William, Painswick Church, Pitchcombe, Stroud Bus Station, Dudbridge Roundabout, Woodchester Piano Works, Nailsworth Bus Station, Forest Green Nortonwood Forest Green Ind. Farm
Mon-Fri Daytime
Sundays
Every 60 minutes
Every 60 minutes
First bus from Church Lane starts at 7:49 in the morning & every 49 minutes past the hour till 22:19
Last bus ends at 16:52in the evening
Total route journey time is 73 minutes
     
Route variations: 13:25 Cheltenham - Forest Green and 10:05 Forest Green - Cheltenham journeys call at Lambert Gardens in Shurdington and not at Church Lane
Notes: Sunday service provided by Swanbrook Bus, four journeys each way. On Bank Holiday Mondays, a Sunday timetable operates but buses are provided by Stagecoach.

Information courtesy of Stagecoach website.

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New RECYLCING
Scheme (See also new Web page)
Tewkesbury Borough Council   ~   Door to Door collection
Helpline - 01684 272185

Collection dates
Collections will be every 2 weeks on Mondays, Main Road on Wednesdays.
Please ensure your box is out at the kerbside by 7am.

COUNCIL     SKIPS
Cost of this service is set against your Council Tax. Owing to withdrawal of subsidy
by the County Council, skips are now costing full price to the Parish so numbers have
had to be reduced from one per month to once every two months.
For details please enquire with Parish Council or Tewkesbury Borough Council.
Please note these skips are for HOUSEHOLD waste only.

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SEVERN VALE MOBILE LIBRARY
Based at Hucclecote (WEBSITE)

We visit this area on the times listed below:

09.20-09.30 Bamfurlong Dundry Nurseries
09.40-09.50 Badgeworth Village Hall
09.55-10.05 Badgeworth Lane Lay-by
10.10-11.10 Shurdington Lambert Gardens
11.15-11.40 Shurdington Atherton Close
11.45-12.05 Shurdington Church

Alternate Wednesdays:

24hr Book Renewals Hotline 01452 427711 or 01242 543636

For further information ring 01452 619577

KEEP IN TOUCH - WHERE I LIVE (was Village Voice)
Published Saturdays in the Gloucestershire ECHO

News and views from the Village & Parish.  Contributions or comments very much appreciated.
Contact the current correspondent, Paul Calleja-Gera either by Mobile phone 07770 480272 or email paulcg @ shurdington.org (remove spaces)
Village Voice is now published on Saturdays.

Shurdington Parish Council

Meets on the second Monday of each month in the Link Room of the Social Centre. 
Meetings start at 7.30pm.
The public are invited to attend and listen to proceedings, and there is an opportunity to comment or ask questions towards the end of the session.

Parish Newsletter published every 6 months in April & October, and distributed free to each household.

Annual Parish Assembly held around April each year in the Century Hall. See Where I Live in the Echo for news.

15th Cheltenham (SHURDINGTON) Scout Group

Meet term times only in the Millennium Hall of Shurdington Social Centre.
Beavers (Age 5 3/4years to 8 yrs) - Fridays 5:30 to 7pm
Cubs (Age 8 to 10 1/2 years) - Mondays 5.45 to 7.00pm
Scouts (Age 10 to 14 years) - Mondays   7.30 to 9.10pm (or as published for certain events).

Subscription fee is payable by term and currently at 35 per school term.

Further information from
Group Scout Leader Paul Calleja-Gera

Shurdington Preshool

Meet term times only in the Millennium Hall of Shurdington Social Centre.
Monday through to Friday from 9.30am - Tuesdays to 13:30pm only followed by Family Time.

Mothers Union

Meet regularly in the Church Hall.

Social Centre Management Committee

Meet monthly on the 2nd Wednesday of each month in the Social Centre at 7.30pm in the Millennium Hall. The committee is made up of elected members of Groups which regularly meet  in the Centre, and co-opted members of the public. New members welcome.

REGULAR ACTIVITIES
** denotes Term Time only
Monday 9.30am Church Hall Mothers & Toddlers**
Monday 1.45pm Church Hall Whist Drive
Monday 5.45pm -7.15pm Millennium Hall Cub Scouts**
Monday 7.30pm - 9.10pm Millennium Hall Scout Troop**
Monday to Friday 9.30am Millennium Hall Playgroup**
2nd Mondays 7.30pm Link Room - Social Centre Parish Council Meeting - Public invited
Wednesday 7.00pm Social Centre Dog Training
Wednesday 5.30pm - 7pm Millennium Hall Junior Covenantors (JUCOs)
Thursday 9.30am St Paul's Tiddlers**
Thursday 10.00am Church Hall Open House
Thursday - 1 a month evening Social Centre Gardening Society
Monday 4.15pm - 5.30pm Millennium Hall Beaver Scouts**
       

Useful phone numbers:

Furniture Recycling Warehouse - 01452 331333
Removal of Bulky Waste -  01684 295010
County Council Roads - 01452 712942
Faulty Streetlights - 0800 252 382
Parish Clark (Shurdington Parish Council) - 01452 864873
Police (HQ incident room) - 01242 521321- 01452 521201
Police (Local office) - 01452 616214
Electricity Power Loss - 08457 331 331
B.T. Faults 151
Water Services and Emergencies - 0800 783 4444.
Gas Emergency - 0800 111 999
Member of Parliament Surgery / Information - 01242 602388
Bus & Rail timetable information - 01452 425543
Policy on subsidised services - 01452 425
018

 

Copyright P Calleja-Gera from 1999: All rights reserved.

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