Travel and Highways
Stagecoach runs a Monday to Saturday service (96) between Rugby and Northampton running through East Haddon and Long Buckby. There are buses almost every hour during the day.
Current timetables are posted at the bus stops which are situated: outside the Village Hall; just below the school on Church Lane; near the oak tree on Holdenby Road. For more information call 01788 53 55 55. Website: www.stagecoachbus.com/warwickshire
Catherall Bus Service runs a twice weekly service – Tuesdays and Fridays - between East Haddon and Daventry. The bus starts from the Village Hall stop at 9:10am and leaves Daventry Bus Station for the return journey at 12:15pm. For more information call 01926 813192.
Northampton and Long Buckby are both on the Birmingham to London Euston loop line. Full details of times and fares are available from National Rail Enquiries on 08457 48 49 50 or at www.networkrail.co.uk.
Daventry Area Community Transport
A local scheme using volunteer car drivers to assist anyone who has difficulty using public transport to get to any medical appointments: GP practices, hospitals, dentists, opticians. The current cost is 40p per mile plus an administrative charge of £2 per journey. For more information contact DACT on 01327 701665. www.dact.btck.co.uk
This bus service links the village to Long Buckby and Daventry and, on request, to any one other village in the Daventry County Connect area. The journeys the bus makes are defined by users each day and there is no fixed timetable. The service operates ‘on demand’ and it only serves pre-booked journeys. Booking is very easy, by phone, text or email. Phone bookings can be made as little as an hour before you need to travel and works on a ‘first-come, first-served basis’. For more information go to www.county-connect.co.uk or phone 0845 456 4474 or email email@example.com
For highways advice or to report potholes, unsafe footpaths, blocked drains, etc, contact
The Street Doctor or phone 0845 601 1113.