RYEDALE Community Transport is offering free transport for people who are part of the phase one of the Covid-19 vaccination programme.

The community charity, which supports disadvantaged people who cannot use public transport, is offering transport to surgeries.

A spokesperson said: “Our drivers have been very busy the last two days taking patients to Derwent and Pickering surgeries.

“The phones have been red hot and the staff have pulled together to carry out this mammoth task.”

To book, phone 01653 698888.