Volunteer Drivers Required

The Standby Volunteer Group is a voluntary organisation that organise transport for patients with difficulties using public transport.

Standby Volunteer Group provide volunteer drivers (using their own cars) and assists persons who do not have access to transport.

Standby will assist you with transport to and from:

  • Hospital Appointments
  • Dentist Appointments
  • Optician Appointments
  • GP Surgery Appointments

The phone number below will allow you to leave a message on their answerphone to which a volunteer will call you back.

The office is manned on Mondays and Wednesdays, 10:00-12:00.

Telephone Peter and Marion: 0118 9305 419

*Please note, this service is run by volunteers and they request a donation towards the cost of their petrol.


Standby are always looking for volunteer drivers so if you have fully comprehensive car insurance and a few hours a week to spare, please contact them!