Closure of Arborfield Road
18th Nov - 21st Jan
The closure will be lifted from Saturday 21 December 2019 until Sunday 5 January 2020 inclusive. Buses will revert to normal route during that period. The section of the A327 Arborfield Road east of the Hollow Lane roundabout in Shinfield will be closed from Monday 18 November 2019 until Friday 31 January 2020. This is to enable Wokingham Borough Council contractors to reconstruct the roundabout using two-way temporary traffic lights. Leopard services are affected as follows:- Leopard 3 and 3b Buses will be unable to serve the School Green bus stops. Please use the Church Lane or Magpie & Parrot bus stops instead. Leopard 10 Journeys to/from Albert Close are not affected and will follow normal route. Journeys scheduled to start or terminate at School Green will turn at the Church Lane roundabout. Buses will start from Church Lane bus stop one minute after the School Green time. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.
SSE Work - Shinfield Road
12th Nov - 20th Dec
The next phase on the mains replacement work starts at Cressingham Road/Shinfield Road junction on Tuesday 11 November 2019 and continues towards Christchurch Green until Friday 20 December 2019. Whilst work takes place by bus stops, please use adjacent bus stops instead. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.
Christchurch Green Bus Stops
27th Nov - 20th Dec
The Christchurch Green (Shinfield Road and Redlands Road) bus stops will be out of use from 9.30am on Wednesday 27 November until 11.59pm on Wednesday 11 December 2019 and again from 4.00am on Saturday 14 December until 11.59pm on Friday 20 December 2019. This is for SSE Mains Replacement work. Christchurch Green (Redlands Road) Bus Stop This will be suspended and a temporary bus stop located further along Redlands Road near Southern Hill. Christchurch Green (Christchurch Road) Bus Stop This bus stop will remain in use. Christchurch Green (Shinfield Road) Bus Stop This bus stop will be suspended. A temporary bus stop for leopard 3, 3b & 10, Service 9 and Service 81 is located further along Shinfield Road just after Queens Drive. Claret 21 and 21a customers are advised to use the Vicarage Road or UoR Whiteknights House bus stops. Outward turn from Elmhurst Road on to Shinfield Road We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.
Emergency Closure of Barkham Road
28th Nov - 7th Dec
UPDATED 6 December 2019. Barkham Road has re-opened and leopard 3 and Servcue 93 are back to normal route. The bus stop opposite Wokingham Hospital remains out of use until equipment and spoil are removed. The section of Barkham Road by Wokingham Hospital will be closed from 10.00am on Thursday 28 November 2019 until completion of work. The current estimate for this is during Friday 6 December 2019. This is due to a burst water main which is being attended to by South East Water. Buses will be diverted via Molly Millars Lane, Finchampstead Road and Wellington Road and will be unable to serve the Molly Millars Lane (Barkham Road) and Wokingham Hospital Bus Stops. We are sorry for the inconvenience caused.