Closure of Duke Street Bus Lane
24th Feb - 10th Apr
The northbound (towards Reading) Duke Street Bus Lane will be closed from Monday 24 February until Friday 10 April 2020. This is due to gas main replacement work. During this period Reading bound journeys on leopard 3, 8 & 9, little orange 19a, 19b & 19c and claret 21 and 21a will, from London Road, divert via Crown Street, Southampton Street and Bridge Street. Buses will observe the Crown Street (Southampton Street) and Bridge Street stop MI bus stops. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.
Claret 21a suspended from Weds 18 March
18th Mar - 1st Jul
University of Reading have suspended face to face meetings with students due to the Coronavirus. We are stop running the claret 21a buses until further notice. There will still be claret 21 buses running between Lower Earley and Central Reading via the University.
23rd Mar - 5th Jul
Due to the unprecedented situation caused by the Coronavirus, all Reading Buses services will run to their Saturday timetables from Mon-Sat for the foreseeable future.