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.
Croft Green and Hawthorn
25th Feb - 1st Mar
Following comments from some residents and also to conform to the Developers plans the following changes are being made:- ALBERT CLOSE BUS STOPS These bus stops were a temporary arrangement until the spine road and bus link opened. These bus stops have now been withdrawn. BAYS CRESCENT – NEW BUS STOPS A new pair of bus stops are located between the bus link and the erstwhile Albert Close stops. Please be aware that the stop going towards Spencer’s Wood currently does not have a flag but buses will stop, if requested, by the raised (kerb. FULLBROOK AVENUE BUS LINK BUS STOPS This pair of bus stops will now become the timing point. Going towards Spencer's Wood buses will depart one minute before the current Albert Close time whilst of traveling towards Shinfield they will depart one minute after the current Albert Close time. HAWTHORN Buses will stop, if requested, by the raised kerb on Hawthorn. A new bus stop pole and flag will be installed shortly.