Closure of Mill Lane
22nd Jul - 1st Sep
Mill Lane in Calcot will be closed at the junction with A4 Bath Road from Monday 22 July until Sunday 1 September 2019. This is for gas main renewal work. During this period jet black 1 and Service 33s are affected as follows:- Jet Black 1 Those morning peak journeys which normally operate via Beansheaf Estate will operate direct via A4 and observe all normal bus stops. For part of the period the Mill Lane bus stop will be out of use and customers are advised to use the adjacent Greenwood Road or Golf Club West Gate bus stops instead. Service 33s The afternoon journey will terminate at the Kettering Close bus stop. Beansheaf Bus Gate Please note that normal traffic will be using the Beansheaf Bus Gate. To assist with traffic flows, the Ledbury Drive bus stops will be out of use and customers are advised to use the adjacent Knollmead or Pemberton Gardens bus stops. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.
Closure of School Road
27th - 30th Aug
The section of School Road between Chapel Hill and Norcot Road will be closed between 9.30am and 3.30pm each day during the period Tuesday 27 August until Friday 30 August 2019. This is due to resurfacing work by Reading Borough Council. Services are affected as follows:- Sky blue 15 Towards Calcot Normal route to St. Michaels then via Mayfair to re-join normal route at Park Lane. Towards Central Reading Normal route to Park Lane then via Mayfair to re-join normal route on The Meadway. Buses will observe all bus stops on the diversion. Sky blue 15a A revised terminal loop will operate. After the St. Michael’s bus stop buses will continue via Mayfair, left Park Lane to Water Tower, U-turn and return along Park Lane then right Mayfair to re-join normal route on The Meadway. Buses will observe all bus stops on the diversion. Purple 17 Towards Water Tower From Norcot Road left Church End Lane (observe temporary bus stop), right The Meadway, ahead Mayfair and left Park Lane to re-join normal route. Towards Central Reading and Wokingham Road From Park Lane right Mayfair, ahead The Meadway, left Church End Lane and right Norcot Road to re-join normal route on Norcot Road. Buses will observe all bus stops on the diversion. Royal blue 33 A revised terminal loop will operate. Continue along The Meadway and ahead Mayfair, left Park Lane and right Berkshire Drive. Right Lower Elmstone Drive and U-turn at Dark Lane roundabout. Then normal route to Lower Elmstone Drive bus stop. U-turn at roundabout and return along Lower Elmstone Drive, left Berkshire Drive, left Park Lane and right Mayfair to resume normal route on The Meadway. Buses will observe all bus stops on the diversion. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.