4 Londesborough Business Park

Londesborough Road

Scarborough YO12 5AF

United Kingdom

01723 354434

News & Events 2020


    This Is The Coast Radio's Coast Appeal to feature Julie Banks in their regular community slot as she tells listeners about Dial A Ride                           Thanks to Paddy & the rest of the This Is The Coast team for their continuing support and  keeping radio local!  November 2020



KEEPING EVERYONE SAFEDURING LOCKDOWN 2.0 All masked and nowhere to go........except taking people to the shops, doctors, dentists, hospitals, etc!                   Dial A Ride still open for your transport needs November 2020





AVIVA COMMUNITY FUNDAPPEAL NOW ACTIVE! "Keep Dial A Ride moving (safely) through Covid-19" Launched today is our appeal for PPE funding through the Aviva Community Fund.   Check out... APPEAL PAGE  August 2020




SCARBOROUGH NEWS REPORT Dial A Ride Vehicles Zapped by System to Keep People Protected "Thanks to funding from North Yorkshire County Council’s Stronger Communities fund, The Clothworkers Foundation and Tesco Bags of Help, the charity has purchased ... FULL REPORT" Tim demonstrating the ZapptizerJuly 2020



We're still here! Phone 01723 354434 for informationJune 2020



                                                   CORONAVIRUS (CoViD-19) Dial A Ride is working hard to continue providing our door to door transport service.  We are currently operating as usual taking into account advice from Public Health England and subject to volunteer/staff numbers.  We can provide transport to shops, supermarkets, health care appointments or for any reason.  Our drivers and passenger assistants are all DBS checked and all our vehicles are fully wheelchair accessible.  Call 01723 354434 for further details; to register or to book a trip. For more information about COVID-19, see Public Health England 



Thank You for the Thank You!Surprise from Our Co  There was a knock on the office door and what a lovely surprise! A gift box from 'Our Co' for our volunteer drivers and passenger assistants who continue our service during these difficult times! 'Our Co' is a locally based Scarborough charity.    They have a "pop-up" shop relying on donations from the local community operating rent free, all staff are volunteers working various hours without pay.  Surplus funds are donated to worthy causes within the Scarborough area. Thank you for thinking of us!April 2020




Scarborough Unitarian ChurchBingo Night...and what a night! A magnificent £205.50 was raised THANK YOU VERY MUCHTO EVERYONE WHO WENT Julie & Tim went along (Julie won twice...beginners luck maybe) and had a thoroughly great evening.  Thanks to Andrew for the event and his kind hospitality. The Church's next Bingo Night is 3 April at 7:00pm*** ALL WELCOME ***  March 2020


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REFUSED HOSPITAL TRANSPORT? Many hospital patients who have previously used Patient Transport Services for NHS hospital appointments at Bridlington, York, Malton, James Cook, Hull and Castle Hill are being refused transport.  WE MAY BE ABLE TO HELP!  FOR MORE DETAILS PLEASE CLICK HERE ****  HEADLINE ****


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£70k For Scarborough And Whitby Transport Schemes... Two community transport schemes in Scarborough and Whitby are set to benefit from almost £70,000 in new funding. North Yorkshire County Council will make grants to Dial-a-Ride Scarborough and Whitby and District Community Transport after both charities made bids for monies from the authority. Scarborough Dial A Ride asked the county council for £29,293 towards a new wheelchair accessible minibus to replace an existing minibus which is now eight years old and becoming increasingly expensive to maintain. THANK YOU NORTH YORKSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL! February 2020


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Residents & Friends of Trafalgar Square Following their painful decision to wrap up the action group, RaFTS very kindly donated £420 to Dial A Ride.  Thank you to the Committee especially Martin Whelan and former volunteer Eric Carey who is seen below presenting the cheque to Julie with Tony, Tim, Trev and Mick. Thank you for thinking of Dial A Ride!  January 2020


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Special thanks to...Postcode Community Trust is a grant-giving charity funded entirely by players of the People's Postcode Lottery.£10,000 was received towards the purchase of our new minibus, which is a Renault Master. Thank you for your support   January 2020



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