PUBLIC TRANSPORT IN THE TAMAR VALLEY
Gunnislake is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the AONB website has helpful information about getting to and around the Tamar Valley.

 http://www.tamarvalley.org.uk/explore/visiting-the-tamar-valley/publictransport/

PLYMOUTH BUS COMPANY
The 79 bus comes through Gunnislake linking Callington and Tavistock.  The bus stops are on Fore Street outside/opposite the Cornish pub.

Check out the timetable with:  www.plymouthbus.co.uk/timetables/7979a79b 

or contact the Information Hotline : 01752 662271 (08:00 – 16:30 Monday to Thursday 08:00 – 16:00 Fridays)


NEAREST RAILWAY STATION
GWR run a beautiful branch line from Plymouth right to our village with the station at the top of Sandhill.  Car parking available.  No other facilities apart from shelters, benches and an information booth.  There is a bus stop on the opposite side of the road.  The borders and planters are maintained by local volunteers, Friends of Gunnislake Station.

www.gwr.com

or have a look at the Devon and Cornwall Rail Partnership website for more useful information:

 www.dcrp.org.uk/lines/tamar-valley-line

or this link

  www.greatscenicrailways.co.uk/tamar-valley-line


TAMAR VALLEY COMMUNITY BUS
This is a service run by volunteers that serves Calstock parish, including Gunnislake, with a regular timetable and monthly outings to Callington, Trago Mills and Truro.

 www.facebook.com/groups/TamarValleyCommunityBus/

TAMAR VALLEY COMMUNITY BUS

Bus trips and outings for ALL AGES

December – Booking opens Wednesday 14 November

Date Destination Cost plus cost of entry Depart Home
Mon 3rd U3A Callington* £3:00 9:30 12:30
Tue 4th Bus Christmas Dinner venue tbc. tbc tbc
Fri 7th Dickensian Evening £3:00 6:00 9:00
Mon 10th Friendship Club*
Tue 11th Trago Mills Liskeard*** £ 5:00 10:00 4:00
Mon 17th Truro*** £8:00 9:30 5:00
Tue 18th Pub lunch £5:00 11:00 4:00
Thur 20th Callington / Library* £3:00 1:30 3:30
Mon 24th Christmas Eve
Tue 25th Christmas Day
Mon 31st New Years Eve

January – Booking opens Wednesday 12 December

Date Destination Cost plus cost of entry Depart Home
Mon 7th U3A Callington* £3:00 09:30 12:30
Tues 8th Afternoon Tea £4:00 1:30 4:00
Thur 10th Callington /Library* £3:00 1:30 3:30
Mon 14th Friendship Club*
Tue 15th Trago Mills Liskeard*** £ 5:00 10:00 4:00
Mon 21st Truro*** £8:00 9:30 5:00
Tue 22nd Exmouth £6:00 9:30 5:00
Mon 28th The Willows, Torquay £6:00 9:30 5:00
Tue 29th Pub lunch £5:00 11:00 4:00
Thur 31st Callington /Library* £3:00 1:30 3:30

 

February – Booking opens Wednesday 16 January

Date Destination Cost plus cost of entry Depart Home
Mon 4th U3A Callington* £3:00 9:30 12:30
Tues 5th Afternoon Tea £4:00 1:30 4:00
Mon 11th Friendship Club*
Tue 12th Trago Mills Liskeard*** £ 5:00 10:00 4:00
Mon 18th Truro*** £8:00 9:30 5:00
Tue 19th Dartington £5:00 9:30 5:00
Thur 21st Callington /Library* £3:00 1:30 3:30
Mon 25th Trelawney Garden Centre £5:00 9:30 5:00
Tue 26th Pub lunch £5:00 11:00 4:00

***TRAGO and TRURO free to concessionary pass holders *50p to concessionary               

BOOK with MAVIS 01822 833412

Monday to Friday 10am to 5.00pm


Regular weekly runs:

WEDNESDAYS 9.30 – 1.30 (approx) – Callington/Co-op/Tesco – £3:00 return     THURSDAYS 9:45-12:15(approx)- Post Office Gunnislake  /Coffee morning  FRIDAYS  9.30 – 2.30 (approx) –  Tavistock/Morrisons – £3:00 return


LOCAL TAXI COMPANIES

Darren’s Cars –  01579 556141

 www.darrenscars.com

OR

Kit Hill Cars –  07920 473747


CYCLING

Keen local  cyclists meet up regularly for rides.  For information pop into the Cycle Shop in Fore Street, Callington.

Visitors to the area always welcome.

 http://www.cyclinguk.org/local-groups/callington-cycles-riders