Easter 2019 Buses, Chemists and local church services
For the Easter 2019 Bank Holidays, please note the following:
Local buses :
Gamesley – There is no service on the 341 or the 394 – the only service running on Good Friday is the local link – click here for details.
Glossopdale – Stagecoach Manchester – 236 / 7 are running a Sunday service, High Peak Buses – only service 61 Glossop to Buxton is running.
Also running on Good Friday (and every other Friday) is the 351 which runs from Glossop to Holmfirth.
The first departure from Glossop leaves Henry Street at 10:35, with a return trip from Holmfirth at 1.20pm.
Concessionary passes welcome, and you can get more details at http://www.southpenninect.co.uk
Normal Saturday service.
Gamesley – The only service on Easter Sunday is the local link – click here for details.
Glossopdale – Stagecoach Manchester – Glossop to Ashton Under Lyne – 236 / 7 – normal Sunday service.
High Peak Buses – 61 Glossop to Buxton – normal Sunday service.
Bank Holiday Monday
Gamesley – There is no service on the 341 or the 394, the only service on Bank Holiday Monday is the Local Link – for details click here.
Glossopdale – Stagecoach Manchester – Glossop to Ashton Under Lyne – 236 / 7 – Sunday service.
High Peak Buses – 61 Glossop to Buxton – Sunday service.
For timetable details for all of the above, please click here, alternatively if you’re going further afield or using the train you can use the Traveline journey planner by clicking here.
If you need a chemist on either of the bank holidays or Easter Sunday, the following in Glossopdale are open :
- Gamesley Mews pharmacy – open Easter Sunday from 4pm until 8pm
- Tesco Glossop Pharmacy – open Good Friday and Easter Monday 12 noon until 4pm
- Boots Hadfield – open Good Friday 10am until 2pm
- Boots Glossop – open Good Friday 10am until 4pm
If you need outside these times, please check https://www.tamesideandglossopccg.org/news/bankholiday for details
Local Church Services
Gamesley Church (Church of England)
Maundy Thursday 8pm until 9pm ‘Into the Garden’ at St Andrews Hadfield, contact the vicar on 852431 if you need transport.
Good Friday 10.30am ‘One Friday’
Easter Sunday 9.30am brief service at the outdoor cross, then travelling to St John’s Charlesworth for 10am Easter Day service, including an Easter Egg hunt for children.
St Margaret’s / Immaculate Conception (Roman Catholic)
Maundy Thursday 7.30pm ‘last supper mass’ at Immaculate Conception
Good Friday 3.00pm at Immaculate Conception – 7pm Stations of the cross at Immaculate Conception
Easter Sunday 9.15 at Immaculate Conception