LC1 Stevenage Bus Service

From September 2017 Landmark Vehicle Hire Limited will operate the LC1 Bus service between the Central Bedfordshire villages, Letchworth and Hitchin and John Henry Newman School in Stevenage.

If you wish to book you child a place on this service:

  • Please check the timetable first;
  • Have a look at our booking procedure;
  • Ensure that you read our “Code of behaviour” and “Terms and Conditions” as you will be required to agree with them on the application form;
  • Check our prices.

Once you are happy, please follow the link to our on-line application form. From this academic year, all application forms can be filled in and submitted on-line via this website.

Seats are subject to availability and will be allocated in the order which we receive application forms.

Timetable

0710ArleseyFairfield Gates Bus Stop
0713IcklefordIckleford Stores Bus Stop
0716IcklefordTurnpike Lane Bus Stop (Towards Bedford)
0722Lower StondonBird in the Hand Public House Bus Stop
0727SheffordWoolpack Public House
0730CliftonOne Stop Shop Bus Stop
0733HenlowCrown Public House Bus Stop
0736ArleseyArlesey Bridge Eastbound Bus Stop
0740StotfoldHigh St Bus Stop, Outside Dental Practise
0745Stotfold, Fairfield ParkFairfield Park Bus Stop
0749Letchworth, Bedford RoadRunnelow Bus Stop
0752Letchworth, Norton Way NorthThe Common Bus Stop
0755Letchworth, Green LaneKristiansand Way Bus Stop
0758Letchworth, Baldock RoadJackmans Place Bus Stop
0805Letchworth, The BroadwaySt Francis College Bus Stop
0830John Henry Newman

Booking Procedure

In order to reserve a place on our 800 bus services, you will need to follow the following procedure:

  1. Check the timetables and select the appropriate service, ie LC1 or LC2.
  2. Make sure that have read and understood our “Terms and Conditions” and our “Code of Behaviour”.
  3. Fill out the online application form and submit it to us.  By sending an application, you automatically accept both our terms and conditions and our Code of Behaviour.

Code of Behaviour

Where available, Landmark Vehicle Hire Limited will use coaches which are fitted with CCTV camera and recording facilities.

In the event of breaches of our “code of behaviour” students may receive either a “Yellow” warning card or a “red” card, giving them a temporary or a permanent ban from the service.

Where a pupil is banned from the service, we will enforce the three months notice period as required in our terms and conditions with effect from the date of the ban.

AreaRequirementPenalty
SeatbeltsPupils must wear seatbelts at all times.Failure to comply may result in a ban from the service.
SeatingPupils must remain seated at all times and must not move around the bus whilst it is in operation.Failure to comply may result in a ban from the service.
DamagePupils are not to cause damage to the bus or write any graffiti on the bus.Failure to comply may result in a ban from the service, and Landmark Vehicle Hire Limited reserves the right to claim any costs (Including any downtime) from the parent or guardian of the student.
BehaviourNo unpleasant, aggressive or innapropriate behaviour must occur between pupils or towards the driver.Failure to comply may result in a ban from the service.
Other Road UsersStudents must not make any gestures or behave in any way which may cause offence to other road users, members of the public or the driver.Failure to comply may result in a ban from the service.
Food & DrinkNo food, drink or chewing gum may be consumed on the bus. All rubbish or litter must be placed in bins or removed from the bus when the student gets off. Bottles of water are permitted, but must be used sensibly.Failure to comply may result in a verbal or written warning. Continued failures to comply may result in a ban from the service.
BullyingLandmark Vehicle Hire Limited will not tolerate bullying between students whilst they are using the service.Incidents of bullying will be reported to the school, and they may result in a ban from the service.
DriverAll students must comply with all reasonable instructions given to them by the driver.Failure to comply may result in a verbal or written warning or may result in a ban from the service, depending on the severity of the outcome.

Terms & Conditions and General Instructions

Provision of one guaranteed seat per academic year per student is available on payment of the appropriate amount listed on the yearly application form.

Term dates are as specified by the Hertfordshire County Council “Academic Calendar” and cover 191 days.

All students are expected to comply with our “Code of Behaviour”.

Landmark Vehicle Hire Limited reserves the right to refuse travel to any person who fails to comply with our “Code of Behaviour”
and will report any incidents to the appropriate authority.

Landmark Vehicle Hire Limited reserves the right to make a claim against the parent or guardian of any student causing damage to our vehicle by an act of vandalism.  This may include any downtime costs for the vehicle.

CCTV Cameras.

Please Note: CCTV cameras and recording facilities are fitted to our vehicles for the safety and security of the students.  By making an application to use the service, or by using the service you agree to our sharing any images with the School, Hertfordshire County Council or the Police.

Subject to availability – Students who do not have a prepaid seat will be allowed to travel subject to there being spare seats at a single journey charge.

Late payments may result in the student being removed from the passenger list and we reserve the right to make a late payment charge to cover our administration costs.  We cannot guarantee seat availability for any student removed from the passenger list.

Students for whom payment has not been received, may travel on the service at the absolute discretion of Landmark Vehicle Hire Limited at the daily single journey rate. (Subject to seat availability).

Landmark Vehicle Hire Limited are unable to give any refund for failure to provide a service due to unforeseen and exceptional circumstances caused by outside influences which are beyond our control.

Comments or complaints – Should be made in writing or by email:

Landmark Vehicle Hire Limited
Unit 6
Arlesey Business Park
Mill Lane
Arlesey
SG15 6RG

Email: jhn@landmarkhire.com

Should you wish to discontinue the service, you are required to give three months notice in writing:

Landmark Vehicle Hire Limited
Unit 6
Arlesey Business Park
Mill Lane
Arlesey
SG15 6RG

Email: jhn@landmarkhire.com

Prices

Option 1
1 x Yearly payment of
This option works out at £2.35 per journey

£897

Option 2
10 x Monthly payments of
This option works out at £2.75 per journey

£105

Option 3
Single journey rate (No seat guaranteed) – Seat subject to availability

£5.50 per journey

LC1 and LC2 Bus Service Application Form

Application for travel on the Bus Service between the Central Bedfordshire villages, Letchworth and Hitchin and John Henry Newman School in Stevenage.

Please complete all Sections.

Service Required

Contact Details

Emergency Contact Details

In the event that we need to contact a parent/guardian in an emergency, please complete the following:

Mother

Father

Other

Payment Options

Cheques: Payable to Landmark Vehicle Hire Limited

BACS Details:
Lloyds Bank
Ref: 800 (+ Invoice Number)
Account: 27370368
Sort Code: 30-94-30

Notes

Fuel Surcharges

Please Note that fuel surcharges will not be applied to Option 1 (Yearly Payments)
Fuel charges may be applied for other payment terms, if the price of diesel exceeds £1.60 per litre.

Moving Home

If you move house and wish to terminate the service, you are required to give three months notice in writing.

If you Terminate the Service

If you terminate the Service, you are required to give three months notice in writing.

If we Terminate the Service

If we terminate the service due to breaches of our behaviour code, or for any other reason, we will refund any unused days less the three months notice period.

Privacy Policy

All information given will be covered by the Data Protection Act. No information such as telephone numbers, addresses, email addresses or names will be shared, provided, or sold to any third party body or organisation. Full details of our Privacy Policy can be found at the bottom of the Homepage of this website.

Sharing Information

By using this service, we reserve the right to share any information including CCTV footage that we deem appropriate with John Henry Newman School, Hertfordshire County Council or the Police. By using this service, you give your agreement.

I Agree to the Landmark Coaches Terms and Conditions

I agree to the information that I have supplied being used by Landmark Vehicle Hire Limited or Landmark Coaches Limited for the Safe Operation and Management of the School Bus Service and for Safeguarding purposes.

Head Office:
Landmark Vehicle Hire Ltd,
Unit 6, Arlesey Business Park,
Mill Lane,
Arlesey,
Bedfordshire,
SG15 6RF
Satellite Depot:
Landmark Coaches Limited,
119 Clophill Rd,
Clophill,
Bedford,
MK45 2AE
Telephone:
01462 733764
01462 735771

Fax:
01462 835817