Buses4Us was founded in March 2022 following the withdrawal of long-established public transport links between the towns of Newent, Ross-on-Wye and Ledbury.
We believe that good public transport is vital for people, places and the planet. So we are working in our local area to put back proper public transport services and encourage people to use them.
As a group, we don’t own or run any buses and we never plan to. Our role is to bring people and organisations together to bridge the gap between what might seem affordable, and what is really needed.
In these pages, you can find out more about what we are doing now and what we hope to achieve in the future.
When our long-standing bus services were withdrawn in February 2022 villagers in Dymock, Gorsley and Kiulcot who had enjoyed excellent public transport links to neighbouring towns for decades were left totally cut off. Read More . . . .
We are currently fundraising to restore a regular bus service between the three market towns of Ross on Wye, Read More . . .
Beautiful Bus Stops
People are more likely to use the bus if they have somewhere decent to wait. Read More . . .
Better Bus Information
It can be quite tricky to get hold of a printed bus timetable these days, Let alone one that includes a route map. Read More . . . .
The Bus Bank
Sometimes finding the money for a bus fare can be a struggle. Read More . . . .
Buses For Fun
When we undertook our Transport Needs Analysis Survey a very high proportion of respondents – 95% said they would be interested in bus excursions. Read More . . . .