Category Archives: transport

Clap for Carers returns for a Third Week

 Clap for our Carers A round of applause around the country Tonight, Thursday 9th April at 8pm, join the nation in saying thanks, Returning for the second week in succession, amid the coronavirus outbreak, people in Crosspool are expected to … Continue reading

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51 Bus Stop has Moved

Watch out if you’re getting the 51 bus back from town! The 51 has moved from the HS4 stop, opposite the Cathedral (shared with the 52), to the HS5 stop on Church Street.    

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Manchester Road night closures Monday 12 to Friday 16 June

Part of Manchester Road in Crosspool will be closed 7pm-7am from Monday 12 to Friday 16 June for Streets Ahead work. Buses on service 51 will run between Broomhill and Crosspool along Whitham Road, Crookes Road, Lydgate Lane and Sandygate … Continue reading

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Night closures on Manchester Road from 22 May 2017

Parts of Manchester Road will be closed from 7pm to 7am for four weeks from Monday 22 May 2017. A letter to residents from the Streets Ahead project explains: 8 May 2017 Our reference: A21 Manchester Road Dear Resident/Business ROAD … Continue reading

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Summer 51 bus timetable starts

The 51 bus switches today to its summer service. The new timetable also shows the changes in the Western Bank area. 51 bus servicer summer 2016 timetable

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Changes to citybound 51 and 52 bus routes

The 51 and 52 buses heading towards town will take a different route near the university and Weston Park from Monday 13 June. Routes 51, 52 and 52a will now turn right onto Clarkson Street at the Children’s Hospital. They … Continue reading

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Broomhill shops resurfacing work starts 13 April

Residents can expect disruption from 13 April as the main roads around Broomhill are resurfaced as part of the Streets Ahead programme. Roads will close between 7pm and 7am as the work takes place. The disruption will also have an … Continue reading

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Single decker buses to run on 51 route weekdays until 17 April

First Buses have advised that they will be unable to run buses from Blackbrook Road to Lodge Moor terminus from Thursday 7 April to Tuesday 17 April, 7am-7pm, on weekdays only. Because they will be forced to use Crimicar Lane … Continue reading

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Fulwood Road (Gladstone Road to Manchester Road section) resurfacing from 21 March

Resurfacing of the Gladstone Road to Manchester Road section of Fulwood Road will begin on Monday 21 March and is expected to last about two weeks. The work will take place 7pm to 7am.

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273, 274 and 275 Crosspool to Derbyshire bus services under threat

Bus services from Crosspool to Castleton and Bakewell could be drastically reduced from October 2017. Derbyshire County Council is considering several options in order to save money, with one of them being to withdraw all county council funding for subsidised … Continue reading

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