Government Cash To Improve North Dorset Bus Services – Which Route Needs Adding?

Better bus services could be introduced in Shaftesbury and the villages from next year.

The government wants more people to use public transport. They have set aside £3 billion to enhance routes, add new bus lines or restore former services.

Roy Mitchell represents our town on the Shaftesbury and Gillingham Transport Forum. Roy suggests new routes and improved services that Dorset council may consider. You can register your interest at