SERVICE 150: PARTIAL CLOSURE OF HEATH ROAD, LB.

THIS CLOSURE IS NOW CANCELLED INDEFINITELY
Between 09:00 and 15:30 on Monday 31st October through to Friday 4th November, Heath Road in Leighton Buzzard will be closed between Shenley Hill Road and Oak Bank Drive for resurfacing work. 

Service 150 will need to divert during these times, from Aylesbury via normal route through to Church Street, then fork left into Plantation Road and right at the crossroads into Linslade Road and left at the next junction into Woburn Road and normal route to MK. Coming back from MK use the reverse of the outward route.

 

Journeys affected:

 

From Aylesbury, the 08:45 departure then hourly through to the 14:45 departure will need to divert.

 

From Milton Keynes, the 09:12 departure then hourly through to the 14:10 departure will need to divert.

 

SERVICE 280: EVENING CLOSURE OF BANKS ROAD, HADDENHAM

Banks Road in Haddenham will be shut for 5 nights from 19:00 onwards from Tuesday 1st November through to Friday 4th November and Monday th November. 

Service 280 will be required to divert as follows. From Aylesbury, normal route to Haddenham, Woodways, then at the “pond crossroads, turn left into Churchway down to the green by the church and turn right into Station Road, through to Thame Road and turn RIGHT back to Haddenham & Thame Station forecourt then normal route towards Oxford. Coming from Oxford, normal route to Haddenham & Thame Station, then back along Thame Road towards Thame, turn left into Station Road, then left at the green into Church way and then right into Woodways & normal route to Aylesbury.

 

Journeys affected:

 

From Aylesbury, the 19:00 departure onwards through to last bus

 

From Oxford, the 17:56 departure inwards through to last bus.

 

EVENING ROADWORKS SERVICE 9: ELLEN ROAD/ANTON WAY

From 19:00 on Friday 28th October, the roundabout at the junction of Ellen Road and Anton Way will be resurfaced. The roads will be closed but the project manager has said that buses will be allowed through. 

DIVERSION IN MILTON KEYNES; SERVICES 70 & 150: TUESDAY 18OCTOBER MORNING

On Tuesday 18th October for about one hour between 09.30 and 12.30, Saxon Street will be closed for pothole repair between Groveway [H9] and Standing Way [H8]. 

Services 70 and 150 during the period of the closure will need to divert left into H9 Groveway; right (4th exit) at the gyratory into Grafton Street then right at the next roundabout into Standing way and left at the next roundabout into Saxon Street and normal route to MK. Buses coming from CMK to do the reverse of the diversion.

EVENING DIVERSION: SERVICE 280 – WEDNESDAY 19th OCTOBER for 3 NIGHTS IN DINTON AREA

Due to evening /overnight re-surfacing of the A418, service 280 will need to divert each evening from 19.00 until last bus on Wednesday 19th October, Thursday 20th October & Friday 21st October. 

The A418 will be closed between Kings Cross and Dinton/Upton.

 

From Aylesbury, service 280 should run normal route to Stone, Rose & Crown, then at the pond at The Crossroads turn left into Bishopstone Road, setting down anyone who requires Stone/Upton/Dinton; then continue along Bishopstone Road to the cross roads and turn right onto Portway and carry on along this road until coming to the crossroads by Haddenham Medical Centre – then straight across and back on normal route. Buses from Oxford to run the reverse of this diversion, i.e. straight across at the Haddenham medical Centre crossroads, then turn left into Bishopstone Road on the outskirts of Stone and right at the pond back onto the A418 and normal route at Stone Village Hall.

 

Buses from Aylesbury to divert: 19.00 ex Bus Station through to last bus; buses from Oxford to divert: the 1736 ex Oxford rail station and all subsequent departures through to last bus.

 

Thus the following stops will NOT be served; Stone, Longfurlong; Upton Turn; Dinton Castle; Dinton New Road; Kings Cross, Haddenham – Rudds Lane / Stanbridge Close / Medical Centre.  

 

Technically the road is closed until 06.00 the following morning but this is unlikely to occur in practice but the first two journeys and the dead bus to Thame may need to divert if the road is still closed.

 

SERVICE 280: CLOSURE OF QUEEN STREET, OXFORD

Latest news from Oxfordshire CC is that the Queen Street closure has now been extended from16th November until an “anticipated” date of Thursday 1st December 2016.

BUCKINGHAM CHARTER FAIR 2016

The annual Buckingham Charter fair will be held on 14/15 & 21/22 November 2016, affecting services 60 and X60.

Diversions, stop closures will be the same as last year; these will apply from 10:00 on the two Fridays through to midnight on the two Saturday evenings.

Service X60 to and from Milton Keynes:

operate from Buckingham Tesco via the by-pass to Stratford Road, junction with Page Hill Avenue first turning, right into Page Hill Avenue, follow that road around then left back into Stratford Road, serve the buss top and as normal to Milton Keynes. In return as normal to the buss top in Stratford Road, the right into Page Hill Avenue, 2nd turning, follow the road round and left back onto Stratford road, right onto the by-pass then back to Buckingham Tesco and normal route.

Services 60 and X60 to Maids Moreton:

As normal to London Road Buckingham, Chandos, then right into Bourton Road, the A421/A413 by-pass ring road, Stratford Road, Moreton Road and as normal to Maids Moreton, return in the reverse of this diversion. Note Buckingham Bus Stand is closed.

Services 60 and X60 terminating at Buckingham:

As normal to Buckingham, London Road then opposite the swimming pool turn right into Bourtonville, left into Bourton Road and left back into London Road at the Chandos junction. Stand and wait departure time at the London Road bus stop at the Chandos junction.

SERVICE 280: CLOSURE OF QUEEN STREET, OXFORD

Latest news from Oxfordshire CC is that the Queen Street closure has now been extended from16th November until an “anticipated” date of Thursday 1st December 2016.