We Are Barnsley knows you'll be busy during the festive period, so we've compiled one of our survival guides to help you through!

Travel information, pharmacy openings, emergency numbers, supermarkets' opening times… it's all in here!

BUSES

Barnsley busses and trains will operate a normal service up until December 23. Then:

Christmas Eve -

Saturday service on most routes with last departures between 1800 and 1930, apart from the 216 which will operate a normal Monday to Friday service, with an extra journey at 1505 from Grimethorpe.

Additional journeys from Barnsley Interchange to ASOS are as follows: Service 916 (same route as 216) to Brampton at 1515 and 2115 Service 926 (same route as 26) to Wombwell at 2110. Additional journeys from Asos to Barnsley Interchange are as follows: Service 928 (same route as 28) to Barnsley at 2110.

Christmas Day

No services except the following: Special journeys from Barnsley Interchange to Asos are as follows: Service 916 (same route as 216) to Brampton at 1615 Service 926 (same route as 26) to Wombwell at 1610

Boxing Day -

Bus & Train - No services except the followng Special journeys from Barnsley Interchange to Asos are as follows: Service 916 (same route as 216) to Brampton at 0615, 0715, 1415, 1515, 2215 and 2315. Service 926 (same route as 26) to Wombwell at 0610, 0710, 1410, 1510, 2210 and 2310.

Special journeys from Asos to Barnsley Interchange are as follows: Service 928 (same route as 28) to Barnsley at 0610, 0710, 1410, 1510, 2210 and 2310.

Sunday 27 December

Bus - Sunday service on most routes with the following exceptions:

No service: Stagecoach Barnsley - N27 & N66 Nightbuses.

Monday 28 December Bus - Sunday service on most routes with the following exceptions:

First - extra morning journeys will operate on service X78.

No service: Stagecoach Barnsley - N27 & N66 Nightbuses.

Tuesday 29 December  Saturday service

Wednesday 30 December  Bus - Saturday service on most routes with the following exceptions:

Additional journey from Barnsley Interchange to Asos, Service 216 at 1515 to Brampton.

New Year’s Eve 

Saturday service on most routes with last departures between 1800 and 1930 with the following exceptions: Monday to Friday service on: Stagecoach 216 (Barnsley) extra journey at 1505 from Grimethorpe.

Additional journeys from Barnsley Interchange to Asos are as follows: Service 916 (same route as 216) to Brampton at 1515 and 2115 Service 926 (same route as 26) to Wombwell at 2110.

 Additional journeys from Asos to Barnsley Interchange are as follows: Service 928 (same route as 28) to Barnsley at 2110.

New Year’s Day

Bus - No services except the following:

Special journeys from Barnsley Interchange to Asos are as follows:

Service 916 (same route as 216) to Brampton at 1415, 1515, 2215 and 2315 Service 926 (same route as 26) to Wombwell at 1410, 1510, 2210 and 2310. Additional journeys from Asos to Barnsley Interchange are as follows: Service 928 (same route as 28) to Barnsley at 1410, 1510, 2210 and 2310.

Saturday 2 January Bus - Saturday service

TRAINS

Christmas Eve - usual service until around 2000.

Christmas Day  - No services

Boxing Day - No services.

Sunday 27 December Normal Sunday service with some cancelled early morning journeys.

New Year’s Eve - usual service until around 2000.

New Year’s Day - usual service with some cancelled early morning journeys.

PHARMACIES

Asda Pharmacy, Old Mill Lane

Christmas Day - Closed

Boxing Day - 9am - 6pm

New Year's Day - 10am - 4pm

Lloyds, Barnsley Interchange

Christmas Day - 10am - 12pm

Boxing Day - 8.30am - 8pm

New Year's Day 8.30am - 8pm

Boots, Cheapside

Christmas Day - Closed

Boxing Day - 08:30 - 17:30

New Year's Day - Closed

TESCO Pharmacy, Wombwell Lane

Boxing Day - 6.30 - 10pm

Bank Holiday Monday - 9am - 6pm

Superdrug, Cheapside

Boxing Day - 9am - 5.30pm

Bank Holiday Monday - 10am - 5.30pm

Bolton on Dearne - HI Weldricks, St Andrews Square

Boxing Day - 9am - 12.30pm

Cudworth - Well, Barnsley Road

Boxing Day - 9am - 5pm

Darfield - Well, Snape Hill Road

Boxing Day - 9am - 1pm

Darfield, Stone Pharmacy

Boxing Day - 10am - 4pm

Darton, Darton Pharmacy

Boxing Day - 9am - 1pm Goldthorpe

HI Weldricks Boxing Day - 9am - 12pm

Hoyland, Cohens Chemist

Boxing Day - 9am - 10pm

Hoyland, Well

Boxing Day - 9am - 12pm

Mapplewell, Rowlands Pharmacy

Boxing Day - 8.30am - 11.30pm

Mapplewell, The Gatehouse Pharmacy

Boxing Day - 8am - 8pm

Penistone, AM Clark, Market Place

Boxing Day - 9am - 12pm

Penistone, Well, Market Street

Boxing Day - 9am - 4pm

Royston, HI Weldricks, Midland Street

Boxing Day - 9am - 12pm

Thurnscoe, HI Weldricks, Welfare Road

Boxing Day - 9am - 1pm

People will also be able to call the NHS 111 service, which will direct them to the relevant services, including any urgent dental services.

SUPERMARKETS

Asda, Old Mill Lane

Christmas Eve - Closes at 7pm

Christmas Day - Closed

Boxing Day - 9am - 6pm

Dec 27 - 10am - 4pm

Bank Holiday Monday - Opens at 7am

Dec 29 - 24 hours

Dec 30 - 24 hours

New Year's Eve - Closes at 7pm

New Year's Day - 10am - 6pm

Jan 2 - Opens at 8am

Morrisons, town centre

Christmas Eve - 6am - 6pm

Christmas Day - Closed

Boxing Day - 10am - 5pm

Dec 27 - 10am - 4pm

Bank Holiday Monday - 10am - 4pm

Dec 29 - 6am - 10pm

Dec 30 - 6am - 10pm

New Year's Eve - 7am - 7pm

New Year's Day - 10am - 5pm

Jan 2 - 6am - 10pm

Tesco, Hoyland

Christmas Eve - 7am - 7pm

Christmas Day - Closed

Boxing Day - Closed

New Year's Eve - 7am - 7pm

New Year's Day - Closed

ROADWORKS

Dog Hill, Shafton. Temporary multi-way traffic lights, 18/12/2015 - 21/01/2016

High Street, Shafton. Temporary two way traffic lights, 14/12/2015 - 21/12/2015

Keresforth Hill Road, Barnsley. Temporary two way traffic lights, 21/12/2015 - 24/12/2015

Higham Common Road, Barugh Green. Temporary three way traffic lights, 14/12/2015 - 24/12/2015