Tag Archives: Gateway

Park & Ride ticket extensions

In recognition of the disruption caused by last week’s three-day closure of the Gateway Park & Ride near Taunton, weekly and monthly Park & Ride ticket holders can have their tickets extended by Buses of Somerset for three days. Any weekly tickets which expire up to and including 12 April (the last date that an […]

New contract for Taunton Park and Ride

A new contract to provide Taunton’s popular Park and Ride service has been awarded to The Buses of Somerset, the Taunton-based operation of First Bus. The fleet of buses and drivers will be familiar to passengers as the company has been operating the service on a temporary contract since April this year. The same timetables […]

Taunton Gateway Park & Ride update

Taunton Gateway Park & Ride remains closed tonight (Wednesday 5 June) after travellers illegally set up camp at the site yesterday. A further assessment will be made first thing tomorrow morning by Somerset County Council officers and the police with a view to reopening as soon as possible. Approximately 30 travellers in cars and caravans […]

New operator for Taunton Park & Ride

A new operator has been appointed to run the Park & Ride service in Taunton. The service is run from two sites at Gateway and Silk Mills and runs peak and off-peak buses into the town centre. Somerset County Council is pleased to announce that The Buses of Somerset will be the new interim contractor […]