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Update on Services – Lockdown #2

📌Update COVID-19 The ongoing Coronavirus pandemic and most recent information, advice and guidance mean that some changes to our services are required during this second phase of Lockdown. The following public bus services will be suspended from Thursday 05/11/20, the No.12 Alford – Boston, No.8 Alford – Louth and No.44 Skegness – Grimsby. Our other bus services will continue to operate to their current scheduled timetables.

The CallConnect Services are operational and can be booked https://lincsbus.info/callconnect/ or 0345 234 3344.

Our Travel Shop team will be available by telephone 01507 463000 and email travel.office@hunts-coaches.co.uk. The revised office hours will be Monday – Friday 9am to 5pm.

Day excursions and holidays have now been cancelled up to 02 December 2020. Customers with tours booked during this period will be contacted by the team.

These service changes will be reviewed regularly, and updates posted in our news section https://hunts-coaches.co.uk/news/

We want to reassure you that we will continue to support our customers throughout lockdown #2. Our newest brochure for 2021 is live and on our website. Our holidays and day trips for 2021 can be booked here or with the team.

We all wish you well and hope that you keep well and as happy as possible, during this extraordinary situation.

Travel Office Opening Hours

Our Travel Office is back to its traditional opening hours.

Monday – Friday 9am to 5pm and Saturday 9am to 1pm.

To contact the team Click Here.

No. 7 Student Bus Service

*Update – This service has resumed and students may travel*

No. 7 Student Bus Service – John Spendluff School has informed us of a suspected case of COVID-19 relating to a student. As a precaution we are working with the school and confirmed that we will not carry John Spendluff students on the No.7 school bus at this time. These students travel in ‘school bubbles’. We will continue to talk with the school about this too.

Our public bus services and other school transport arrangements are still operating. As a business we are committed to staying Covid-19 Secure and have signed to confirm Hunts Coaches comply with the governments guidance on managing the risk of Covid-19.

Some of the measures we take for those travelling on our vehicles include but are not limited to:-

Cleaning – We have implemented new and enhanced cleaning regimes as necessary throughout the day, which includes disinfectant of key touch points and high contact areas. X Mist sanitiser and deodorisers are also used.

Safe Distancing – We ask passengers to comply with the government guidelines.

Face Coverings – It is mandatory for passengers to wear face coverings, unless exempt.

A link to further information:- https://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-safer-travel-guidance-for-passengers

Drivers – Our Drivers have been supplied with Personal Protective Equipment and where possible they will disembark when passengers are entering and exiting the vehicle to minimise any unnecessary interactions.

Hand Sanitiser – Hand Sanitiser dispensers have been installed and available to use by both drivers and passengers. We ask that passengers clean their hands upon boarding and alighting the vehicle.

We ask that passengers do not consume food or drinks while travelling.

Also, many of our vehicles have purifying air filters applied.

Should you require any further information please contact the team. Click Here

Pubic Service Buses

🚌 Service Bus Update 🚌 This week (commencing 14/09/20) our Alford – Boston No.12 Bus will resume on Wednesday. Our Skegness – Grimsby No. 44 Bus will resume on Tuesday. The Alford – Louth No.8 will resume on Wednesday. For timetables visit https://hunts-coaches.co.uk/servicetimetables/

On notification by Lincolnshire County Council our Alford Town Service HH01 will no longer be operating. The Lincolnshire CallConnect Service may be able to assist with your transport needs : 0345 234 3344 or https://lincsbus.info/callconnect/

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