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Bus stop suspensions and service diversions for the week ahead – Monday 4th January 2021

| January 2, 2021

Week commencing Monday 4th January 2021 the following bus stop suspensions and service diversions are expected to affect bus services in Buckinghamshire.

Bus Diversions

Tilehouse Lane, Denham : Due to the current lockdown Wyatts Covert Caravan Park has been closed. Buses routes 581 and 582 will not travel here until further notice.

Whielden Street / Whielden Lane, Amersham : Until further notice. Due to a road closure buses will need to divert via the A413 and Gore Hill and will not serve stops on The Broadway, Whielden Street or the Hospital stops on Whielden Lane. For passengers needing to travel to Amersham Hospital a shuttle bus will operate between Gore Hill and the Hospital. Please see the Amersham Hospital shuttle timetable for details.

Station Road, Quainton : Monday 19th October 2020 to August 2021. Due to works by HS2 this road will be closed between the A41 and the Crossroads junction with Quainton Road. Bus route 16 will travel into Quainton from Waddesdon via Quainton Road in both directions during this period. Due to safety concerns a weight restriction has been placed on the bridge north of the crossroads, route 16 will need to continue to divert across the crossroads via the unnamed road and Lee Road into Quainton. As such no stops on Station Road, Quainton will be served until further notice. The nearest stops will be on The Green in Quainton or along the A41 Aylesbury Road.

B4032 Swanbourne Road, Mursley : Monday 4th to Tuesday 19th January 2021. Due to East-West Rail works this road will be closed during this period between Mursley and Drayton Parslow. Towards Milton Keynes the 50 will need to divert via Main Street in Mursley, Whaddon Road, the A421 and then Whaddon Road into Newton Longville onto Drayton Parslow then double back to Newton Longville to resume the normal route to Bletchley and Milton Keynes (and vice versa for the return trip). As such the route will operate to a revised timetable between these dates. The ‘Richmond Lodge’ and ‘Merrymead’ stops between Mursley and Drayton Parslow will not be served during this time.

New Road, Stokenchurch : Tuesday 5th and Wednesday 6th January 2021, 7.30am to 5.00pm. Due to Transport for Buckinghamshire works this road will be closed on these days. Bus routes 40, 275 and 643 will not serve stops on New Road or Marlow Road on these days, the nearest stops are located on the A40 Wycombe Road. Bus route 28A will divert via Marlow Road.

Moreton Road, Buckingham : Monday 4th January 2021 to Wednesday 31st March 2021. Due to Cadent Gas works the section between Summerhouse Hill and Western Avenue will be closed during this period. Bus routes 131, 132 and 151 will divert via Western Avenue and will be unable to serve the ‘Market Hill’ stops or the town bound ‘Western Avenue’ stop. Passengers can use the Bus Stand on the High Street or they will operate a Hail & Ride service along Western Avenue. Please note that from the 4 January 2021 these will operate to revised timetables and route 18 will no longer travel along Moreton Road to Maids Moreton.

Steeple Claydon Road, Padbury / Herds Hill, Steeple Claydon : Wednesday 6th January 2021 to Wednesday 17th February 2021. Due to East-West Rail works these roads will be closed during this period. From Bicester bus route 18 will run as normal to Steeple Claydon then turn back along West Street and divert via the road to Gawcott, Lenborough Road and resuming normal route on London Road at the ‘Lenborough Turn’ stop towards Buckingham (and vice versa towards Bicester). As such the following stops will not be served by route 18: ‘The Library’ stop on Queen Catherine Road in Steeple Claydon, the Main Street stops in Padbury or the Bicester bound ‘Lenborough Turn’ stop.

Bus Stop Closures

Amersham Road, Chesham Bois : Wednesday 23rd to Tuesday 29th December. Due to UKPN works the Beacon School stops will not be served. Passengers are advised to use the Bois Avenue stops instead.

Dashwood Avenue, High Wycombe : Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th January 2021. Due to works on behalf of Thames Water the stop nearest the Mill End Road junction for journeys towards High Wycombe will not be served on these days. Passengers are advised to use the ‘Prestwood Close’ stop instead, located further along Dashwood Avenue.

Nalders Road, Chesham : Wednesday 6th to Tuesday 12th January 2021. Due to Cadent Gas works the Sayward Path stop will not be served. Passengers are advised to use the Nalders Road stop instead.

Aylesbury Road, Aston Clinton : Thursday 7th January 2021, 8.00am to 4.00pm. Due to works on behalf of Thames Water the two ‘The Vatch’ stops will not be served between these times. Passengers are advised to use the next stops further along Aylesbury Road instead.

*Source of information : Buckinghamshire Council.

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