Mere and District Linkscheme
2016 Scheme Usage Figures

Our volunteer drivers travelled just over
32,000 miles in 2016

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

2016'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 in 2016, 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!