Local Link Kerry

Face Coverings compulsory

PRESS RELEASE FROM THE NATIONAL TRANSPORT AUTHORITY Sunday, 28 June 2020 Face coverings to be compulsory on Public Transport as capacity increases In line with the beginning of phase three of the Government’s Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business, and with growing demand for our services, capacity on public transport will be increased from tomorrow (Monday …

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Wearing of Face Coverings

Transport for Ireland advises all passengers to help protect drivers and fellow passengers from Covid-19 by wearing face coverings when on public transport. Wearing of cloth face coverings may help prevent people who do not know they have the virus from spreading it to others. Link to – Guidance on Wearing Face Coverings  Cloth face coverings are not …

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Community Support Helpline

Please find attached information and contact details for a new Community Support Helpline that has been established for the County. Local link Kerry is delighted to be a member of the Community Response Advisory Group. There is a Freephone Number, a text number and an email address. The Helpline is available for Non- Emergency queries …

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Evening Time Services Suspended

PRESS RELEASE FROM THE NATIONAL TRANSPORT AUTHORITY Wednesday 25th March 2020 Local Link evening services on Door to Door routes (DRT) are suspended, effective immediately In County Kerry this means that Local Link Kerry’s 4 Evening Time Bus services (covering Asdee, Ballylongford, Ballinskelligs, Bonane, Cordal, Currow and Waterville) have been suspended during the COVID-19 crisis. …

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7 Steps

In line with Government Policy all Local Link Kerry Public Transport Bus Services continue to operate – please follow the 7 Steps to help us Keep our Staff and Passengers Safe. Our office is still open, please call us on 066 7147002 if you wish to travel or cancel your pre booked seatseat. www.locallinkkerry.ie #safetravelling #ruraltransport #locallinkkerry

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Pilot Evening and Night-Time Local Link Services to Become Permanent - 4 services in Kerry

The National Transport Authority (NTA) has released its report on the Rural Transport-funded evening and night-time services for the year ending 2019, revealing that 55 performing evening services are now mainstreamed for funding within the Rural Transport Programme.

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