News

Haslemere’s Hospital hoppa receives an injection of cash

The future of a vital hospital transport service has been made a little more certain thanks to a £15,000 cash injection from Royal Surrey County Hospital. The announcement was made by Royal Surrey County Hospital’s Chief Executive on 3 March before the MP for South West Surrey, Jeremy Hunt and Chairman of hoppa, Rob Stansbury  . . . . . read more

 

New hoppa bus route connects Milford and Godalming

Hoppa, the community transport service, has launched a new scheduled bus route between Milford and Godalming, providing an easy and convenient transport option for workers and students  . . . . . read more

 

Godalming Waitrose presents cheque to hoppa

Hoppa, the popular community transport service, has thanked Godalming Waitrose and the supermarket’s customers for a donation of £430 . . . . . read more

 

Lions donate £1,000 to Hospital hoppa service

Godalming’s Hospital hoppa service has received a £1,000 donation from the Godalming and Villages Lions Club . . . . . read more

 

Waitrose donates to community bus appeal

Waverley hoppa Community Transport has thanked Waitrose and its shoppers for choosing to support the Farnham hoppa bus appeal with a cheque for £400 . . . . . read more

 

Results of customer satisfaction survey 2016

We asked 560 people who regularly use hoppa to give us their views about the service. In total, 277 people responded . . . . . read more

 

Customer satisfaction survey 2016

The detailed results of the feedback published in the autumn 2016 edition of hoppa news . . . . . read more

 

Boost for Hoppa bus fund from Farnham business BBS Ltd

Hoppa’s fundraising appeal to buy a new bus for Farnham has received a £2,000 boost from Bob and Pat Frost who own the local business BBS Ltd  . . . . . read more

 

Jeremy Hunt, MP boards hoppa service

Hoppa community transport passengers were greeted by a special guest as they arrived in Godalming for a morning’s shopping recently. The MP for South West Surrey, Jeremy Hunt boarded the hoppa bus and met four passengers who regularly use the dial-a-ride service . . . . . read more

 

Top marks from customers for hoppa

Hoppa, Waverley’s community bus service, is celebrating an overwhelming ‘thumbs up’ from its passengers following a recent customer survey.

An astounding 100% of respondents to hoppa’s survey said they would recommend the bus service, which serves customers in Godalming, Haslemere, Cranleigh and Farnham, to friends and family. Over 90% and in some cases virtually 100% of customers consistently rated the quality of hoppa’s services as good or excellent. This included the politeness of staff and the reliability and promptness of the service . . . . . read more

 

A busman’s holiday

It was a busman’s holiday for Councillor David Hunter, Mayor of Godalming, when he recently visited the offices of Waverley Hoppa Community Transport.

For many years, Councillor Hunter has worked in the transport industry, managing fleets of large earth-moving machinery. He was fascinated to see behind the scenes at Hoppa’s offices and to meet some of the drivers and office staff . . . . . read more

 

Meet hoppa’s new chairman

Waverley hoppa Community Transport has announced the appointment of Rob Stansbury as its new chairman.

Rob lives near Farnham and has a background in the financial services industry. He has taken over from Jim Cummings . . . . . read more

 

90 year-olds celebrate the Queen’s birthday

Waverley hoppa Community Transport has celebrated the Queen’s 90th birthday with a party for ten of its customers who were also born in 1926.

hoppa buses chauffeured the party guests from their homes in and around Haslemere, Godalming,Cranleigh and Farnham to the borough council offices where they joined the Mayor of Waverley . . . . . . read more

 

Mayor hails hoppa!

Passengers travelling on Farnham’s hoppa bus recently found themselves sharing their journey with the Mayor of Farnham, Councillor Mrs Pat Frost.

Farnham Town Council is a key funder of the service, so hoppa was keen to invite the Mayor . . . . . . read more

 

Surprise passenger hitches a ride!

Passengers travelling on Godalming’s hoppa bus were recently surprised to find themselves sharing their journey with a special guest.

The Mayor of Waverley, Councillor Mike Band boarded hoppa . . . . . . read more

 

Happy 100th Birthday

Happy birthday to Ann Blunden who recently celebrated her 100th birthday. Ann is a regular passenger on our Cranleigh service so our Transport Supervisor, Mark Godfrey and driver Peter Lee popped into Rowleys Day Centre to present her with some flowers and to wish her a happy birthday . . . . . read more