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Buses: We maintain a close interest in bus local services.  In the past we have resolved problems. Complaints are now rare.  SSB liaises with South Hams District Council and the bus company to maintain the stock of timetables in the Toll House - please telephone 72867 if you notice they have run out.

Bicycle Racks: Now in place at Sanderspool Cross,village centre, and in the Old School carpark. We have been involved in securing these - they need to be seen to be used.

Project Bike Bank: This aims to help promote sustainable transport in and around South Brent by providing the community with a free lease of a bike, along with a support package to help them on the road. go to Project Bike Bank for details and updates.

The SSB 'Guide to Local Transport' poster: is displayed around the village, making it easier for residents to reduce their car mileage.

Your guide to local transport

Buses

  • Stagecoach Gold (half hourly service both directions) links Plymouth, Ivybridge, South Brent, Totnes and Torbay.
  • Stagecoach X38 (once every two hours, both directions) links Plymouth, Ivybridge, South Brent, Buckfastleigh, Ashburton and Exeter.

Timetables at stops and on leaflets in Toll House, or via Traveline. For bus passes, phone 01392 383688.

Car share scheme

For commuting or regular trips to football, theatre etc, go to carsharedevon.comor phone 08700 111199. This DCC scheme will link South Brent drivers, to reduce car use and cut costs.

Taxis

  • Brentacar (Paul) - phone 01364 72028 or 0787 542 1426.
  • Bittaford Cars (Colin) – 01752 897033

Totnes ring and ride bus

Priority given to the elderly - transport to Totnes and local towns. To book, phone Leslie on 01803 867878(10am to noon), or Chris on 01364 72131.

Ivybridge and District Community Transport Voluntary Car Scheme

Hospital appointments, and other journeys – Book on 01752 690444. The charge is 65p/mile, from home and back. Volunteer drivers always needed – expenses paid.

Other useful links, suggested by DCC

Updated September 2016

Latest Events

SSB AGM and talk by Dr Ian Totterdell
25 Apr 2017
07:30PM - 10:00PM


SSB Trustees / Directors meeting
02 May 2017
07:30PM - 10:00PM


Guided bike ride to Hannah's at Ivybridge
14 May 2017
10:00AM - 01:00PM


Family lunch for a fiver - book in advance
21 May 2017
12:45PM - 02:00PM


Guided bike ride to discover the Dartmoor Way
04 Jun 2017
09:15AM - 06:00PM


SSB Trustees / Directors meeting
06 Jun 2017
07:30PM - 10:00PM


SSB Trustees / Directors meeting
04 Jul 2017
07:30PM - 10:00PM