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Easing of Coronavirus restrictions

Hart Academy, The - Service 825, 826, Chaserider

Please note: wearing a face covering is compulsory whilst using these local service buses.

Timetable from January 2021

Schoolbound (Service 826) - Armitage, New Road, A513 Rugeley Road, A51, Brereton Main Road, Horse Fair, Elmore Lane, Rugeley Bus Station.

Homebound (Service 825/826) - Rugeley Bus Station, Elmore Lane, Horse Fair, Brereton Main Road, A51, A513 Rugeley Road, Armitage, New Road.


Stop (Main timing points)

(Service 826)

Armitage, New Road, adj Shropshire Brook Road


Brereton, Coalpit Lane


Rugeley, Bus Station



Stop (Main timing points)

(Service 825)


(Service 826)

Rugeley, Bus Station



Brereton, Coalpit Lane



Armitage, New Road, opp Shropshire Brook Road




The name of the bus company on this route is Chaserider.

Telephone Chaserider on 01543 758594.

For more information visit the Chaserider website. 

How to use the bus

Locate the correct bus stop, bus service numbers are generally displayed on bus stop signs or on the timetable panel. Services can be displayed together, so check the sign for your service number. Another way to find your nearest bus stop is to use the Traveline website.

Signal the bus to stop

As the bus approaches, check the route number and destination displayed on the front of the bus. Raise your arm as a signal to the driver that you want the bus to stop.

When you want to get off

Simply press the bell once, as you approach the stop where you want to get off, stay seated until the bus stops. If you are unsure where your bus stops ask the driver for help when you get on the bus. 

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