Week commencing Monday 1st February 2021 the following bus stop suspensions and service diversions are expected to affect bus services in Buckinghamshire.
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 (between the Crossroads junction and the A41) : Until August 2021. Due to works by HS2 this section of road will be closed. Bus route 16 will travel to / from Waddesdon via Quainton Road in both directions during this period.
Station Road, Quainton, (between the Crossroads junction and Lower Street) : Until further notice. Due to safety concerns a weight restriction has been placed on the bridge north of the crossroads, route 16 buses will have to access Quainton via the unnamed road and Lee Road into Quainton. As such no stops on Station Road, Quainton will be served. The nearest stops will be on The Green in Quainton or along the A41 Aylesbury 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 Monday 4th 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 6 January 2021 to Wednesday 17 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.
The Green, Aston Abbotts : Monday 11th January 2021 to Tuesday 9th February 2021. Due to works to repair a sink-hole the western side of The Green will be closed and bus routes 153 and 154 will not serve the stops on this side. Instead they will travel down the eastern part of The Green and serve the stops nearest to the Wingrave Road.
Crest Road / John Hall Way, High Wycombe : Monday 25th January 2021 to Friday 3rd September 2021. Due to changes at the junction by Transport for Buckinghamshire Crest Road will be closed and works taking place on John Hall Way. As such the stop opp ‘Next’ and the ‘Empire Cinema’ stops will not be served during these months. Passengers are advised to use the ‘YMCA’ stop or the ‘Asda’ stop on Holmers Farm Way instead.
High Street, Great Missenden : Wednesday 27th January 2021 to Tuesday 7th February 2021. Due to Affinity Water repairs this road will be closed during these times. Bus route 177 will divert via Link Road and the A413 and stops along the High Street will not be served. The nearest alternative served stops are on Link Road or at the Railway Station.
Paradise Orchard / Collington Road, Berryfields, Aylesbury : Monday 1st February 2021, 8.00am to 5.00pm. Due to works by the developers part of Collington Road and the section of Paradise Orchard between Collington Road and Martin Dalby Way will be closed at these times. As such buses will enter Berryfields via Paradise Orchard (opposite the Station) and serve John Fitzjohn Avenue, by the school, before turn back out the same way. No other areas in Berryfields will be served on this day.
West Wycombe Road, High Wycombe : Monday 1st to Friday 5th February 2021, 7.00pm to 6.00am. Due to Thames Water works this road will be closed between Brook Street and Westbourne Street. Buses will divert via Desborough Road and Desborough Avenue and will not serve the ‘Brook Street’ and ‘Riverside’ stops on these nights.
Station Road / Fidlers Field, Quainton : Monday 1st to Tuesday 9th February 2021. Due to HS2 works the crossroads and the Fidlers Field diversion will be closed at times during this period. Bus route 16 will divert via Blackgrove Road and The Willows in order to serve Quainton and will run to a revised timetable (still being finalised) for these days.
Bottom Road, Buckland Common / Gilberts Hill, St Leonards : Wednesday 3rd to Tuesday 9th February 2021. Due to Thames Water works Bottom Road will be closed during these days. Bus routes 149 and 194 will divert via Spingall Hill and will not be able to serve the stops on Gilbert’s Hill.
Bus Stop Closures
Thame Road, Long Crendon : Monday 25th January 2021 to Friday 19th February 2021. Due to works by UKPN the two stops on Thame Road will not be served during this period. Passengers are advised to use the stops on The Square instead.
High Street, Edlesborough : Monday 1st to Wednesday 3rd February 2021. Due to Anglian Water works the ‘Moor End’ stop for journeys towards Aylesbury will not be served during these days. Passengers are advised to use the ‘Playing Fields’ stop instead.
Chiltern Avenue, Amersham : Monday 1st to Sunday 7th February 2021. Due to Cadent Gas works the two ‘Leisure Centre’ stops will not be served on these days. Passengers are advised to use the ‘Green Lane’ stops on Woodside Road instead.
Bangors Road North, Iver Heath : Saturday 6th February 2021. Due to SSE works the ‘Trewarden Avenue’ stop for journeys towards Iver will not be served by route 582 on this day. Passengers are advised to use the ‘St David’s Close’ stop instead.
Aylesbury Road, Aston Clinton : Thursday 4th February 2021. Due to works on behalf of Thames Water, the two ‘The Vatch’ stops will not be served on this day. Passengers are advised to use the ‘Aylesbury Road’ stops near Seven Acre Farm instead.
Furlong Road, Bourne End : Thursday 4th to Thursday 11th February 2021. Due to SSE works the ‘Furlong Road’ stop nearest the junction with Cores End Road will not be served on these days. Passengers are advised to use either the ‘Post Office’ stop further along Furlong Road or the stop on Cores End Road instead.
*Source of information : Buckinghamshire Council.