Week commencing Monday 22nd February 2021 the following bus stop suspensions and service diversions are expected to affect bus services in Buckinghamshire.
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.
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.
High Street, High Wycombe : Monday 11th January 2021 to Friday 26th February 2021, 6.00pm to 6.00am. Due to works by Transport for Buckinghamshire this road will be closed during this period and the stops will not be served. Passengers are advised to use the stops on Castle Street or the Bus Station instead.
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.
Desborough Park Road / Dashwood Avenue, High Wycombe : Tuesday 9th to Monday 22nd February 2021. Due to Sewer repairs Desborough Park Road will be closed. Bus route 33 will divert via Oakridge Road and Copyground Lane and will not serve the ‘Oakridge Road’ and ‘Half Moon PH’ stops on Dashwood Avenue. The nearest served stops are on Green Street.
Leighton Road, Edlesborough : Wednesday 17th to Wednesday 24th February 2021, 9.00am to 4.00pm. Due to Transport for Buckinghamshire resurfacing works this road will be closed between the Eaton Bray turn to the county boundary. From Leighton Buzzard the 162 buses will run as normal to Billington then divert via Stanbridge Road and The Rye, resuming normal route on Eaton Bray High Street and in reverse towards Leighton Buzzard. As such the stops on Northall Road in Eaton Bray and the ‘Swan Inn’ and the ‘Knolls View’ stops on Leighton Road.
Main Road, Naphill : Thursday 18th February 2021 until further notice. Due to a burst water main this road is currently closed. Bus route 300 is diverting via the West Wycombe Road, the A4010 and Bradenham Wood Lane, and will not be able to serve Hughenden Road, Hughenden Valley, Naphill or Main Road in Walter’s Ash.
Newton Road, Bletchley : Thursday 18th February 2021 until further notice. Due to a burst water main this road is currently closed. Bus route 50 is currently diverting via Whaddon Road, the A421 Standing Way and Buckingham Road, resuming normal route on Buckingham Road, Bletchley. Stops on Westbrook End, Bletchley Road and Newton Road will not be served.
Cholesbury Lane, Cholesbury / Buckland Common / St Leonards : Thursday 18th February 2021, 9.30am to 3.30pm. Due to Transport for Buckinghamshire works part of this road will be closed. Bus route 149 will run from Chesham to the Coppice Farm Park stops as normal and will then turn back towards Bellingdon and up Rays Hill to rejoin the normal route on Hawridge Common. Stops on Gilberts Hill and Cholesbury Lane will not be served.
Bois Lane, Chesham : Wednesday 17th February 2021 to Friday 5th March 2021. Due to Transport for Buckinghamshire works this road will be closed during this period. After serving Waterside, Pheasant Rise and Chessmount Rise bus routes 71 & 73 will divert via the A416 Amersham Road and North Road. Stops on Bois Moor Road or Bois Lane will not be served.
Bletchley Road, Newton Longville : Monday 22nd February 2021 to Friday 2nd April 2021. Due to East-West Rail works on the bridge, this road will be closed during this period. Bus route 50 will need to divert via Whaddon Road, the A421 Standing Way and Buckingham Road, resuming normal route on Buckingham Road, Bletchley. Stops on Westbrook End, Bletchley Road and Newton Road will not be served. Due to this and other upcoming closures along the route, service 50 will operate to a revised timetable until further notice.
Bus Stop Closures
Oxford Road, Stone : Monday 15th to Monday 22nd February 2021. Due to works on behalf of UKPN, buses from Aylesbury will not serve ‘The Rose & Crown’ stop. Passengers are advised to use the ‘Bugle Horn’ stop instead.
Botley Road, Ley Hill : Thursday 18th to Monday 22nd February 2021. Due to works on behalf of Infinity Water the ‘Broomstick Lane’ stops will not be served on these days. Passengers are advised to use the ‘Grooms Cottages’ stops instead.
Furlong Road, Bourne End : Thursday 18th February 2021 to Wednesday 3rd March 2021. Due to works in the vicinity the stop near the Cores End Road junction will not be served during this period. Passengers are advised to use the ‘Post Office’ stop further along Furlong Road instead.
Bellingdon Road, Chesham : Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st February 2021. Due to Openreach works the ‘Fire Station’ stop for journeys towards Pond Park will not be served during these days. Passengers are advised to use the ‘Valley View’ stop on Hivings Hill instead.
*Source of information : Buckinghamshire Council.