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Closure of London Road Bus Lane

Today 04:00

  • Affected routes:
  • 21
  • 21a
  • 981

The London Road Bus Lane will be closed from Wednesday 18 July until Wednesday 22 August 2018. This is due to the ongoing gas main replacement work in the area. The southbound (towards UoR and Lower Earley) bus stops at Kendrick Student Village, Crown Place Passage and Morgan Road will not be served. Bus will observe the bus stops on the diversion at Silver Street, Whitley Street and Crown Place Passage. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Closure of Nine Mile Ride

17th - 24th Jul

  • Affected routes:
  • 3b

The section of Nine Mile Ride between Heathlands Road and New Wokingham Road will be closed between 8.00pm and 6.00am each night on the nights of 17/18, 18/19, 19/20, 20/21 and 23/24 July 2018. This is due to resurfacing work by Wokingham Borough Council. The bus stops at Kingsbridge Cottages will not be in use. Customers are advised to use the Kings Mere bus stops instead. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Closure of Ringmead (Quintills area)

17th - 28th Jul

  • Affected routes:
  • 4

Ringmead us currently closed in the Quintills area due to a burst water main. It will remain closed until Friday 20 July 2018 at the earliest. The bus stops at Qualitas, Cannie Man, Brunswick, Ringwood, Trevelyan and Ullswater will not be served. Please use the Birch Hill Shopping Centre, Deansgate or Vandyke bus stops instead. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Adwest Bus Stop

17th - 19th Jul

  • Affected routes:
  • 12
  • 983

The Adwest bus stop on Headley Road East in Woodley will be out of use from Tuesday 17 July until Thursday 19 July 2018. This is due to work by Options Energy. Please use the adjacent Headley Park bus stop instead. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Overnight Closures of London Street

16th - 21st Jul

  • Affected routes:
  • 3
  • 3b
  • 5
  • 6
  • 6a
  • 7
  • 9
  • 10
  • 10a
  • 11
  • 21

London Street will be closed between 7.00pm and 1.00am on the nights of 16/17, 17/18, 18/19, 19/20 and 20/21 July 2018. This is for resurfacing work by Reading Borough Council. The bus stops at Crown Street (London Street), London Street foot and Duke Street stop MH will not be in use. For buses coming towards Central Reading please use the Crown Street (Southampton Street) or Bridge Street stop MI bus stops. For journeys going away from Reading please use the bus stop in the Queens Road sliproad, Kendrick Student Village (claret 21), Silver Street (emerald 5, 6/6a and Service 7) or Crown Street (Pell Street (bronze 11). We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Hall Place Farm Bus Stop

16th - 24th Jul

  • Affected routes:
  • 1S
  • 18S
  • 26L
  • 33
  • 33S

The Hall Place Farm bus stop will be out of use from Monday 16 July until Tuesday 24 July 2018. This is due to gas main connection work. A temporary bus stop is located about 100 yards further along Little Heath Road. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Canterbury Road Bus Stops

12th Jul - 15th Aug

  • Affected routes:
  • 5

The Canterbury Road bus stops on Northumberland Avenue will be out of use from Thursday 12 July until Wednesday 15 August 2018. This is due to SGN Mains Replacement work. Please use the adjacent Buckland Road Circle or Corbridge Road bus stops instead. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Craven Road towards Reading

9th Jul onwards

  • Affected routes:
  • 3
  • 3b
  • 9
  • 10
  • 10a
  • 12
  • 22

Due to a burst water main, Craven Road towards Reading is currently closed to traffic. Buses are diverting using Redlands Road. Coming from Reading, Craven Road is now open.

Closure of London Street Bus Lane

9th - 22nd Jul

  • Affected routes:
  • 3
  • 3b
  • 9
  • 10
  • 10a
  • 12
  • 21
  • 21a

The London Street bus lane will be closed from Monday 9 July until Sunday 22 July 2018. This is due to the ongoing gas main replacement work in the area. The bus stops at Crown Street (London Street), London Street foot, Duke Street stop MH and Minster Street will not be served. Buses will observe the bus stops on the diversion at Crown Street (Southampton Street and Bridge Street stop MI. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Windsor Guard Changes

2nd - 31st Jul

  • Affected routes:
  • 702
  • 703

The Windsor Guard changes in Windsor for July have been announced. They will take place each day except for Sundays 1, 8, 15 and 22 July and Tuesday 29 July 2018. This affects the 9.30am and 10.48am Bracknell to Heathrow (greenline 703) and the 10.40am Legoland to Victoria (greenline 702) journeys. In the opposite direction the 9.45am Victoria to Legoland (greenline 702) and 10.08am and 11.08am Heathrow to Bracknell (greenline 703) journeys. With High Street and Sheet Street being closed, these journeys will divert via Alma Road and Arthur Road and vice-versa. This means that we will not be able to serve the All Saint's Church, Grove Road, York House, Parish Church and Arthur Road bus stops on these journeys. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Closure of Queens Drive Phase One

21st Jun - 1st Aug

  • Affected routes:
  • 21
  • 21a

Queens Drive within the University Of Reading will be closed from Monday 18 June until Wednesday 1 August. This is Phase One of a three phase closure. This is to enable Queens Drive to be reconstructed and resurfaced. The bus stops at UoR Whiteknights House and UoR Chancellor's Way will not be in use. Customers are advised to use the Pepper Lane (University), Wellington Avenue or Christchurch Green bus stops instead. Details of the Phase Two and Three closure will follow nearer the time. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Duke Street (King's Road) stop ME

21st Jun onwards

  • Affected routes:
  • 4
  • 17
  • X4

Due to the redevelopment work at the former "Jackson's" department store it has become necessary, on safety grounds, to suspend the Duke Street (King's Road) stop ME bus stop. lion 4 and X4 and purple 17 will, for the time being, use the adjacent stop MF instead. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Closure of Culver Lane

4th Jun - 12th Aug

  • Affected routes:
  • 12

Back to normal from Tuesday 17 July 2018. The section of Culver Lane between Palmer Park Avenue and Whitegates Lane will be closed from Monday 4 June until Sunday 12 August. This is to enable Southern Gas Networks to replace the gas main. During this period, orange 12 will not be able to serve the Palmerstone Road bus stop or the "Hail and Ride" section of route in Eastcourt Avenue and Culver Lane. This service will terminate at and start from the Culver Lane (Church Road) bus stops. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

These disruptions could affect future journeys

Winning Hand Bus Stop

19th Jul

  • Affected routes:
  • 1

The eastbound (towards Reading) Winning Hand Bus Stop will be out of use between 9.30am and 3.30pm on Thursday 19 July 2018. This is due to highway maintenance work. A temporary bus stop is located about 150 yards further along Bath Road. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Closure of Duke Street

19th - 21st Jul

  • Affected routes:
  • 3
  • 3b
  • 5
  • 6
  • 6a
  • 7
  • 9
  • 10
  • 10a
  • 11
  • 21

Duke Street will be closed between 7.00pm and 1.00am on the nights of 19/20 and 20/21 July 2018 due to resurfacing work. Southbound buses will not serve London Street foot or Crown Street (London Street) bus stops. Please use Market Place or Kendrick Student Village (claret 21), Silver Street (emerald 5/6/6a and Service 7) or Crown Street (Pell Street (bronze 11). Buses towards Reading are already diverted.

Shute End Bus Stops

21st - 22nd Jul

  • Affected routes:
  • 4
  • X4

The Shute End bus stops in Wokingham will be out of use from 0800 on Saturday 21 July until 1600 on Sunday 22 July 2018. This is due to work by BT Openreach. Please use the adjacent Broad Street or Holt Lane bus stops instead. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Huntley & Palmers eastbound bus stops

22nd Jul

  • Affected routes:
  • 4
  • 13
  • 14
  • 17
  • 702
  • X4

The Huntley & Palmers eastbound (going away from Reading) bus stops outside the "Prudential" building will be out of use between 6.00am and 5.30pm on Sunday 22 July 2018. This is for cleaning work on the "Prudential" building. A temporary bus stop is located further along Kings Road on Factory Bridge. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Tower Close Bus Stop

23rd - 25th Jul

  • Affected routes:
  • 25
  • 921
  • 922
  • 923

The Tower Close bus stop will be out of use from Monday 23 July until Wednesday 25 July 2018. This is due to work by Thames Water involving temporary traffic lights. Please use the Rose Hill bus stop instead. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Bridge Street stop MI

23rd Jul - 2nd Aug

  • Affected routes:
  • 5
  • 6
  • 6a
  • 7
  • 11

Bridge Street stop MI will be out of use between 7.00pm and 1.00am on the nights of 23/24, 24/25, 25/26, 26/27, 27/28, 30/31 July, 31 July/1 August and 1/2 August 2018 for resurfacing work. Please use St. Mary's Butts bus stops instead. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Closure of Gipsy Lane

25th Jul - 5th Aug

  • Affected routes:
  • 12
  • 983

The section of Gipsy Lane between Mill Lane and Meadow Road will be closed from Wednesday 25 July until Sunday 5 August 2018. This is to allow SSE to carry out high voltage mains installation work. During this period orange 12 and Service 983 will divert via Toseland Way, Rushey Way and Gipsy Lane and vice-versa. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Circuit Lane (Bath Road) Bus Stop

25th - 31st Jul

  • Affected routes:
  • 1
  • 2
  • 2a
  • 28

The eastbound (towards Reading) Circuit Lane (Bath Road) bus stop will be out of use from Wednesday 25 July until Tuesday 31 July 2018. This is to enable Southern Gas Networks to carry out a road crossing under temporary traffic lights. A temporary bus stop is located about 200 yards further back along Bath Road. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Closure of Park Lane

25th - 26th Jul

  • Affected routes:
  • 15
  • 17

Park Lane will be closed between Halls Road and City Road from 9.30am until 3.30pm each day on Wednesday 25 July and Thursday 26 July 2018 for resurfacing work. sky blue 15 will divert via Mayfair and Halls Road whilst purple 17 will operate a revised terminal loop via Berkshire Drive, Hildens Drive and City Road. In both instances, buses will observe all bus stops on the diversion. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

West Hill Bus Stop

27th Jul - 2nd Aug

  • Affected routes:
  • 5
  • 6
  • 6a
  • 7

The West Hill bus stop will be out of use from Friday 27 July until Thursday 2 August 2018. This is due to work by Thames Water. Please use the adjacent Whitley Street or Crown Street (Southampton Street) bus stops instead. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Closure of Burghfield Road

27th Jul - 2nd Aug

  • Affected routes:
  • 2
  • 2a

The section of Burghfield Road between Bath Road and Old Kennels Court will be closed between 0930 and 1530 each day on 27, 30, 31 July and 1 and 2 August 2018. This is for resurfacing work by Reading Borough Council. During this period, lime 2 and 2a will divert via Southcote Lane and Circuit Lane and vice-versa and will observe all bus stops on the diversion.

Ride London Event

29th Jul

  • Affected routes:
  • 702

The “Ride London” event takes place on Sunday 29 July 2018 and will affect greenline 702 from start of services until 1630 in the Hammersmith area and between Royal Albert Hall and Victoria. Hammersmith Bridge Road stop SC will be out of use, buses will use King Street stop U instead. greenline will terminate and start from Royal Albert Hall stop K3 during this period. There will be no service beyond Royal Albert Hall to/from Victoria due to road closures. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.

Hall Place Farm Bus Stop

30th Jul - 3rd Aug

  • Affected routes:
  • 33

The Hall Place Farm bus stop will be out of use from 0800 on Monday 30 July until 1600 on Friday 3 August 2018. This is due to work by BT Openreach. A temporary bus stop is located about 100 yards further along Little Heath Road. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.