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.

Bus Trips and outings for all ages

 www.facebook.com/groups/TamarValleyCommunityBus/

February 2020 – Booking opens Wednesday 8th. January

DATE DESTINATION COST DEPART HOME
Mon 3rd U3A
Tues 4th Afternoon Tea £4:00 1:30 4:00
Mon 10th Friendship Club
Tues 11th Trago Mills Liskeard 50p 10:00 4:00
Thurs 13th Callington / Library 50p 1:30 3:30
Sat 15th Craft 4 Crafters £7 9:30 5:30
Mon 17th Truro 50p 9:30 5:00
Mon 24th Wadebridge £6 9:30 5:00
Tues 25th Pub Lunch £5:00 11:00 4:00

March 2020 – Booking opens Wednesday 12 February 2020

DATE DESTINATION COST DEPART HOME
Mon 2nd U3A
Tues 3rd Afternoon Tea £4:00 1:30 4:00
Thur 5th Callington / Library 50p 1:30 3:30
Mon 9th Friendship Club
Tues 10th Trago Mills Liskeard £1 10:00 4:00
Mon 16th Truro £1 9:30 5:00
Tues 17th Endsleigh Ivybridge £6 10:00 4:00
Mon 23rd Dartmouth £8 9:30 5:00
Tues 24th Green Lanes Barnstaple £8 9:30 5:00
Thur 26th Callington / Library 50p 1:30 3:30
Mon 30th Pencarrow Daffodil Gardens Wadebridge £7 9:30 5:00
Tues 31st Pub Lunch £5:00 11:00 4:00

April 2020 – Booking opens Wednesday 11th March

DATE DESTINATION COST DEPART HOME
Mon 6th U3A
Tues 7th Afternoon Tea £4:00 1:30 4:00
Mon 13th Bank Holiday
Tues 14th Trago Mills Liskeard £1 10:00 4:00
Thurs 16th Callington / Library 50p 1:30 3:30
Mon 20th Friendship Club
Tues 21st Dartmoor Prison Museum Princetown £5 10:00 4:00
Mon 27th Truro £1 9:30 5:00
Tues 28th Pub Lunch £5:00 11:00 4:00

For trips and outings (including Afternoon Tea, Trago Mills, Truro, Pub Lunch)

BOOK WITH MAVIS 01822 833412

WEDNESDAYS 9:30-1:30 (approx.) – Callington / Tesco/ B and M – 50p return

THURSDAYS 9:45 – 12:00(approx.)- Post Office Gunnislake – 50p return

1:30 – Callington library – 50p return

FRIDAYS 9:30 – 2:30 (approx.) – Tavistock / Morrisons – 50p return

To be added to these regular weekly runs contact Carol on 07977486915


LOCAL TAXI COMPANIES

Darren’s Cars –  01579 556141

 www.darrenscars.com

OR

Calstock Cars – 01822 834337

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