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Map of Bishop's Castle

Map of the wider area

Clun Map

Shropshire Hills Map

Both Bishop’s Castle and Clun offer free car parking on streets and in car parks and have no round-abouts, traffic lights or major one-way systems! For more information about where to stay, the towns, walks, local crafts, markets and farmer’s markets and nearby
centres of interest contact:
The Town Hall, Bishop’s Castle, Shropshire, SY9 5BG
01588 630023
email: info@bishopscastletownhall.co.uk

Scheduled Bus Services: There is a service (552, 553) between Bishop’s Castle and Shrewsbury every day except Sunday.  www.minsterleymotors.co.uk
This can be used to access the Shropshire Hills Shuttle Buses (see below).

Shropshire Hills Shuttle Buses: run every weekend and bank holiday from April 19 to September 28 (Castle Connect to October 4 to include the Clun Valley beer Festival weekend. “Castle Connect” links Clun & Bishop’s Castle with Knighton and Ludlow will run every Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday twice a day. Shuttle buses will continue to provide easy access to the Long Mynd and Stiperstones hill ranges.
www.shropshirehillsshuttles.co.uk
or pick up leaflets at Visitor Information offices.

Bishop’s Castle Dial-a-Ride buses and volunteer car scheme can be used to get out and about in the area when public transport is not available. This community service runs 2 buses – a six seater and a 13 seater – both with disabled access.
Contact: Adrian Varcoe (01588) 638350 giving at least 24 hours’ notice.
Dogs by arrangement but bus passes cannot be used. Telephone 01588 638350.

BCT – Bishop’s Castle Taxi Rus Gromov 07551 825931 / 07551 825932
ARMS CABS (Craven Arms) (01588) 672734

For other public transport contact:
Traveline 0871 200 2233  www.travelinemidlands.co.uk
or National Rail 08457 484950  www.nationalrail.co.uk