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Local Bus Services

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Please Note: 319 Bus Service

This service ceased to operate as of January 28th 2017.

Local Bus Service

Great Dunmow - Chelmsford

Morning - Route 17/18

17 18  
Fri & Sat Tue & Thur  
Time Time  
09.17 09.17 Great Dunmow, High Street
09.25 09.25 High Roding, Village Bus Stop
09.28 09.28 Aythorpe Roding, Bus Stop
09.31 09.31 Leaden Roding, Fire Station
09.38 09.38 Good Easter, The Star
09.47 09.47 High Easter, Punch Bowl Corner
09.56 09.56 Mashbury, Small Shoes
10.00 - Chignal Smealy, Post Office
10.05 - Chignal Smealy, Pig and Whistle
- 10.01 Chignal St. James
10.12 10.12 Chelmsford, Retail Market
10.15 10.15 Chelmsford, Railway Street

Afternoon - Route 17/18

17 18  
Fri & Sat Tue & Thur  
Time Time  
13.00 13.00 Chelmsford, Railway Street
13.03 13.03 Chelmsford, Retail Market
- 13.14 Chignal St. James
13.10 - Chignal Smealy, Pig and Whistle
13.15 - Chignal Smealy, Post Office
13.19 13.19 Mashbury, Small Shoes
13.26 13.26 High Easter, Punch Bowl Corner
13.32 13.32 Good Easter, The Star
13.40 13.40 Leaden Roding, Fire Station
13.43 13.43 Aythorpe Roding, Bus Stop
13.45 13.45 High Roding, Village Bus Stop
13.50 13.50 Great Dunmow, High Street, Post Office

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There is no requirement for Financial Protection of day trip, and none is provided. This insurance is only valid for packages booked that DO NOT include flights.

CONSUMER AWARE: JW Lodge & sons Ltd are members of the bonded coach holiday group of the Confederation of Passenger Transport UK Ltd. This is a government approved consumer protection scheme. This ensures that in relation to the coach package holidays described in this brochure that the clients monies are protected by a bond which may be called upon in the unlikely event of the members insolvency. Clients are recommended to inspect the current membership certificate at our Registered office or alternatively go to or telephone 02072403131 to confirm current membership.

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