Big Bus

Big Bus

​Action Cancer’s mobile resource centre, the Big Bus is sponsored by Supervalu and its independent retailers.

Each year, we brings its services to over 235 locations across Northern Ireland, including workplaces, schools and community organisations.

Services provided on the Big Bus include digital breast screening for women (40 - 49 and 70+), M.O.T. health checks for men and women over 16.  Every year the Big Bus provides approximately 5,000 breast screenings and 4,000 MOT health checks within local communities.

The facility is wheelchair accessible and operates Tuesday - Saturday and every 2nd Monday from 9:30am - 3pm.

To book an appointment on the Big Bus call 028 9080 3344 or book online here.

Groups and companies interested in bringing the Big Bus to their area should contact 028 9080 3370 or email [email protected]

Click on the video below to view the Big Bus and what it has to offer:

BIG BUS Sponsors​ & Supporters


The main sponsor for the Big Bus is SuperValu and its independent retailers. The organisation has provided more than £1 million of funding to keep the bus moving since its launch in 2006. The money is raised through events organised by SuperValu’s dedicated staff and collections made in store.


Northern Ireland Volvo truck and bus dealer, Dennison Commercials Ltd, has carried out all of the maintenance requirements on the Big Bus cab to keep it safe and road-legal at no cost to Action Cancer.

​​Montgomery Refrigeration

Montgomery Refrigeration Ltd provides servicing for air conditioning and dehumidifiers onboard the Big Bus at no cost to Action Cancer.

SDC Trailers 

SDC Trailers have provided maintenance and repair cover for the Big Bus trailer since December 2013.

Irish Waste

Since July 2014 Irish Waste have provided free environmental waste management for the Big Bus.

A One Tyres

A One Tyres provide free tyre servicing for the Big Bus and Action Cancer’s Support Car.


From 2014, Manfreight Ltd. Have provided free housing for the Big Bus.