Mere and District Linkscheme
Scheme Usage Figures 2016-17

Our volunteer drivers travelled just over
32,000 miles

61% of 2016-17 journeys were assisting Mere residents, and 39% residents of surrounding villages

The year's trips took 2031 hours of our volunteer's time in total

228 trips were made to Salisbury District Hospital, 26 to RUH Bath

Of a total 858 trips, 665 were medical-related and 193 were 'social' (e.g. shopping trips, hairdressers, social events, train stations)

35 different volunteers made trips for our local residents - but we always welcome new volunteers!

Note: All figures shown on this page relate to Linkscheme journeys made during the period 01/04/2016 to 31/03/2017.