What we do
- Social Car Scheme
- Minibus Brokerage Scheme
- BCT organised Day Trips
- Community Hospital Shuttle Bus Service
- List of forthcoming day trips
- 898 Queens Shopper Bus
Social Car Scheme
This scheme can be used by members when they need transport for – Shopping, Doctor, Dentist, Chiropodist, Optician, Visit Friends / Family, Hospital (visits only, not appointments), Social, Further Education, Lunch Clubs.
The scheme is run by using volunteer drivers who drive their own vehicles. All appropriate checks are undertaken on our volunteers, e.g. DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) check and references. An annual membership fee is payable to join the scheme. Passengers assist with the cost of the journey by making a contribution per mile. A minimum charge is applicable.
Minibus Brokerage Scheme
This scheme is available to local non profit making groups who need fully accessible transport. Bookings are subject to vehicle and driver availability. Groups can provide their own drivers, providing they meet our training standards.
The minibuses can be booked for – Group Outings, Theatre Trips, Shopping, Kids Clubs, Restaurants, Social Clubs, Exercise Classes, Luncheon Clubs, Meetings.
An annual membership fee is payable to join the scheme. Groups assist with the cost of the journey by making a contribution, depending on usage.
BCT organised Day Trips
Throughout the year, a number of outings are arranged on our accessible minibuses, using a volunteer driver. The trips are planned in advance and members are notified. Trips can be around various parts of Essex, such as Essex Villages, or perhaps a trip to a shopping centre. Places must be booked in advance for any of the trips. Please contact us for further information and the schedule of trips planned.
To access any of our schemes, you must be a member. You can contact the office to request a membership form. When your registration is confirmed, you will be given a Membership Number and then you can call to make a booking.
The booking line for these schemes is available from 9.30am until 12.30, Monday to Friday. You may call at any time from 9.30am until 4.00pm for any other enquiries. Please call 01277 228080.
Click on the links below for 2014 and 2015 day trips:
Community Hospital Shuttle Bus Services
Brentwood Community Transport, working in partnership with NHS, operates a shuttle bus service which provide transport for patients, staff and visitors to and from the Brentwood Community Hospital in Crescent Drive. The services operate under the Greener Environmental Policy and help to reduce Brentwood’s carbon footprint. All services are free to access.
The current circular route is from Community Hospital – Hutton – Shenfield Station – Community Hospital – Brentwood High Street – Brentwood Station – Brentwood High Street – Community Hospital
898 Queens Shopper Bus
Brentwood Community Transport working in partnership with Rural Community Council of Essex, Blackmore,Wyatts Green, Doddinghurst and Pilgrims Hatch Parish Council utilising the new powers for Community Transport introduced by the Local Transport Act launched this new bus service providing an essential link for local residents from Blackmore,Wyatts Green Doddinghurst and Pilgrims Hatch to Brentwood and Romford.
This service is a registered section 22 bus route open to all members of the public.
If a concessionary bus pass is held by showing the driver your pass free travel will be received after 9 am.
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