Week commencing Monday 29th March 2021 the following bus stop suspensions and service diversions are expected to affect bus services in Buckinghamshire.
Whielden Street / Whielden Lane, Amersham : Until 31st March 2021. 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 Fidlers Field 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 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.
Crest Road / John Hall Way, High Wycombe : Monday 25th January 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.
Station Road, Marsh Gibbon / Poundon : Monday 22nd February to Wednesday 7th April 2021. Due to East-West Rail works this road will be closed. After serving ‘the Crown’ stops bus routes 16 and 18 will turn back and divert via Charndon, resuming normal route in Marsh Gibbon. The ‘Poundon Turn’ and ‘Manor House’ stops will not be served during this period.
Little Horwood Road, Winslow : Monday 1st March 2021 to Monday 14th June 2021. Due to East-West Rail works this road will be closed during this period. From Swanbourne buses will enter Winslow by serving Magpie Way, High Street, Horn Street, Vicarage Road and High Street before continuing to The Horwoods. Journeys from Little Horwood will operate via Great Horwood and Winslow and serve the ‘Magpie Estate’ stop on Magpie Way before continuing to Swanbourne. Due to this and other closures along the route, service 50 will operate to a revised timetable until further notice.
Highmore Cottages, Little Missenden : Monday 1st to Wednesday 31st March 2021. Due to Affinity Water works part of this road will be closed between the A413 and the Red Lion. Bus route 177 will divert via Taylor’s Lane and will not serve the ‘Red Lion PH’ or ‘The Crown PH’ stops. The nearest stops are on the eastern part of Highmore Cottages just past the infant school.
Ledborough Lane, Beaconsfield : Thursday 18th March 2021 to Saturday 5th June 2021. Due to Transport for Buckinghamshire works this road will be closed during this period. Carousel’s BB11 schoolday route will divert via Amersham Road and Maxwell Road and will not serve Wilton road or Station Road.
Granborough Road, North Marston : Monday 29th and Tuesday 30th March 2021, 7.30am to 6.00pm. Due to Transport for Buckinghamshire works this road will be closed between these times. On the two route 60 journeys operated for school children only at 0720 from Winslow and 1545 from Tring Road in Aylesbury two vehicles will operate. One bus will serve the stops between Winslow and The Crown stop in Granborough, the other will serve the stops between the High Street stop in North Marston to Oving Road in Whitchurch. As such these journeys will not serve the ‘Green End’ ‘Hartshill Barn’ or ‘Granborough Road’ stops. On all other route 60 journeys the bus will divert via the A413 and will not serve Oving, North Marston or Granborough on these days.
Bus Stop Closures
Packhorse Road, Gerrards Cross : Friday 26th to Tuesday 30th March 2021. Due to Affinity Water works the northbound stop at the Railway Station (Stop B) will not be served on these days. Passengers are advised to use the ‘South Park Crescent’ stop on Packhorse Road.
New Road, Penn : Friday 26th to Tuesday 30th March 2021. Due to works on behalf of BT the two ‘Potters Cross’ stops will not be served on these days. Passengers are instead advised to use the ‘Hillcroft Road’ stops located further along New Road.
Marlow Road, Bourne End : Saturday 27th to Tuesday 30th March 2021. Due to works on behalf of Cloud HQ, the ‘Parade’ stop for journeys towards High Wycombe will not be served on these days. Passengers are advised to use the ‘Loddon Road’ stop, located on Blind Lane, instead.
A413, London Road, Chalfont St Giles : Monday 29th March 2021 to Tuesday 6th April 2021. Due to Cadent Gas works the two ‘London Road’ stops located near to the junction with Pheasant Hill will not be served on these days. Passengers are advised to use the ‘King’s Road’ stops instead.
Oxford Road, Denham : Monday 29th March 2021. Due to developer works the two ‘Oakside’ stops will not be served on this day. Passengers are advised to use the ‘Knighton Way Lane’ stops instead.
Thame Road, Haddenham : Tuesday 30th March 2021. Due to Thames Water works the ‘Briden’s Way’ stop for journeys towards Aylesbury will not be served on this day. Passengers are advised to use the ‘Fort End’ stop on Tacks Lane, instead.
Lane End Road, High Wycombe : Tuesday 30th March 2021 to Thursday 1st April 2021. due to Thames Water works the two ‘Rydal Way’ stops will not be served on this day.
*Source of information : Buckinghamshire Council.