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Driving Miss Daisy Barnstaple

Driving Miss Daisy offers a safe, friendly and reliable driving and companion service in the Barnstaple and surrounding areas for the elderly, children, vulnerable people and anyone who is unable to drive but wishes to remain independent.

We are a trusted service offering much more than just transportation. We collect you, drive you to and from your destination and provide assistance as you require in our Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle.

We care about making every journey a pleasure, and all our drivers are Enhanced DBS checked, private hire licensed, first-aid accredited, dementia friendly and trained to assist with your mobility, giving you peace of mind.

We can help with: Trips to the doctors, hospital, podiatrist, hairdresser, and any other appointments you have mave; Organising and accompanying on social outings, Friends welcome; Shopping assistance as needed; especially helpful if there are several stops to make; Supporting clients with special needs; Delivering children safely to and from school or activities; Taking pets to the vet.

We're family when family can't be there

We are still adhering to all Government and NHS safety and hygiene guidelines to make travelling with us as safe as we possibly can. If you are not exempt from wearing a face covering then we will expect you to wear one at all times in the vehicle. The vehicle will be cleaned after every journey, windows kept slightly open, passengers sat on the passenger side in the back where possible.


Contact Name
Mark Jones
Contact Position
07868 013268
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4, Shorelands Road
EX31 3AA

Further information

Cost Details
Our prices are time-based, i.e. time spent in the car and time spent with one of our companion drivers who will be providing assistance, support or companionship or all three. Please ring us with your specific requirements and we will return to you promptly with a cost.
Display Date/Time
Monday to Sunday 8.00am - 6.00pm
DBS check?
(formerly CRB)
Additional needs details
We can supply our own wheelchair which is DCC compliant
General information

All our drivers are enhanced DBS checked, private hire licensed, first-aid accredited, dementia friendly and trained to assist with your mobility. Our three Daisy cars are all Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles.

Last updated: 20/09/2021
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