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Closure of Park Lane (Finchampstead)

UPDATED 9.50am Tuesday 11 July 2017

Following discussions between Wokingham Borough Council and the contractors, we are pleased to announce that leopard 3 buses will be allowed through the road closure from 10.15am on Tuesday 11 July 2017.

Wokingham Borough Council will be carrying out highway and drainage work in Park Lane (Finchampstead) from Monday 10 July until Monday 21 August 2017.

Park Lane will be closed between 9.30am and 3.30pm (Mondays to Fridays) from 10 July until 21 July; 9.30am until 4.30pm (Mondays to Fridays) from 24 July until 21 August and 8.00am until 5.00pm (Saturdays and Sundays) from 15 July until 20 August 2017.

During the closure periods leopard 3 will be diverted as follows:-

Towards Wokingham

After serving the Sheerlands Road bus stop buses will be diverted via Princess Marina Drive, Biggs Lane, Langley Common Road, Barkham Street and Barkham Ride. Buses will u-turn at the roundabout and resume normal route to Wokingham at the Barkham Ride bus stop.

Towards Reading

After serving the Barkham Ride bus stop buses will u-turn at the roundabout and return along Barkham Ride and Barkham Street. Then via Langley Common Road, Biggs Lane, Princess Marina Drive and Baird Road to resume normal route at the Sheerlands Road bus stop.

Buses scheduled to serve Bohunt School on schooldays will continue to do so.

During the closure periods the bus stops at Ratepayers Hall, California Crossroads Petrol Station, Manor Park Drive, California Country Park, Coleshill Farm, Robinson Crusoe and Hogwood Lane Industrial Estate will not be served.

Your nearest bus stops will be Sheerlands Road or Barkham Ride.

We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.