Diversions to Services

 

This page shows details of roadworks where bus services will be delayed or diverted.

 

Please note that this information is supplied to us by local authorities and can be subject to change at short notice - this page will be updated regularly but D&G Bus cannot be held liable for any inaccuracies.

 

Where: Stafford Street, Hanley

When: 6 April until further notice

Reason: Public realm works

Services affected: 9, 16, 41, 43

Diversion: Buses will operate to the normal routes, but when heading towards Hanley will be unable to drop off along the southern section of Stafford Street. The stop outside Greenwoods will remain in use - passengers are advised to use this stop or Hanley Bus Station.

 

Where: Cheddleton Heath Road, Cheddleton

When: 26 June to 28 July

Reason: Gas main replacement

Services affected: 116

Diversion: Buses will operate via Leek Road and will not serve Cheddleton Heath Road or Basford Lane.

 

Where: Broad Street, Crewe

When: 10 July to 20 October

Reason: Construction of new roundabout

Services affetced: 12, 32

Diversion: Buses will operate via Underwood Lane and McLaren Street. North Street and the section of Broad Street between the Bridge Inn and the Cross Keys junction will not be served. Passengers wishing to use services 12 and 32 can board or alight at any safe point along the diversion route. Service 8 will continue to serve stops along Remer Street and Middlewich Street for passengers travelling to and from Crewe Bus Station.

 

Where: Smithy Grove, Hassall Green

When: 20 July 2017 to 21 January 2018

Reason: Repairs to motorway bridge

Services affected: 78

Diversion: Buses will operate via New Inn Lane, A533, Chells Hill, Sandbach Road North and Pikemere Road. In Hassall Green passengers are advised to board and alight in Betchton Road at the junction of New Inn Lane.

 

Where: Middlewich Road, Nantwich

When: 20 July to 9 August (note that end date may be subject to change)

Reason: Emergency repairs to carriageway following burst water main

Services affected: 1A, 1B, 38

Diversion: Buses will divert via Colleys Lane, Crewe Road and A51 between Alvaston Hall and Sainsbury's. Note that at busy times buses on services 1A and 1B may also be unable to serve Grand Junction Retail Park and Crewe Railway Station.

 

Where: Woore Road, Buerton

When: 24 to 28 July (9.30am to 3.30pm)

Reason: Bridge maintenance

Services affected: 73, 75, 79

Diversion: Buses on services 73 and 75 will operate via A529 between Audlem and Hankelow. Longhill, Buerton and Chapel End will not be served. Buses on service 79 will operate via Hankelow and Longhill between Audlem and Buerton.

 

Where: Cholmondeley Road, Wrenbury

When: 27 July to 1 August

Reason: BT ducting installation

Services affected: 72

Diversion: From 27 to 31 July buses will divert via New Road and Wrenbury Road between Wrenbury and Marbury and will be unable to serve Norbury. On 1 August Wrenbury Road is also closed so buses will divert via Aston and Broughall and will be unable to serve Norbury or Marbury.

 

Where: Congleton Road, Sandbach

When: 30 July and 6 August

Reason: Carriageway resurfacing

Services affected: 38

Diversion: Buses will operate via Old Mill Road and will be unable to serve stops in Sandbach Town Centre. Passengers for buses towards Macclesfield should board at Waitrose on Old Mill Road and passengers for buses towards Crewe should board opposite Sandbach School on Crewe Road.

 

Where: Close Lane, Alsager

When: 31 July to 8 September

Reason: Electricity connection

Services affected: 78

Diversion: Buses will operate via the southern section of Cranberry Lane between Coronation Avenue and Wood Drive. Buses will stop on the opposite side of Coronation Avenue to usual.

 

Where: Swan Bank, Congleton

When: 31 July to 10 September

Reason: Public realm works

Services affected: 38, 42, 77, 315

Diversion: Buses from Congleton will divert via Rood Hill and Clayton Bypass. Buses towards Congleton are not affected and will operate via the normal route.

 

Where: Wharf Road, Biddulph

When: 4 August (6.00am to 6.00pm)

Reason: Artisan Market

Services affected: 9, 93, 94

Diversion: Buses towards Hanley, Biddulph Moor and Newcastle will pick up and set down outside the Rijo Cafe in Tunstall Road. Buses towards Hanley will be unable to serve St John's Road. Buses towards Pennine Way and Congleton will operate via the normal routes.

 

Where: Sound Lane, Sound

When: 9 August

Reason: BT chamber works

Services affected: 72

Diversion: Buses will operate via Wrenbury Heath Road.

 

Where: Cumber Lane, Wilmslow

When: 29 August

Reason: Manhole cover repair

Services affected: 88

Diversion: Buses will operate via Gravel Lane, Newlands Drive and New Street.

 

Where: Wharf Road, Biddulph

When: 1 September (6.00am to 6.00pm)

Reason: Artisan Market

Services affected: 9, 93, 94

Diversion: Buses towards Hanley, Biddulph Moor and Newcastle will pick up and set down outside the Rijo Cafe in Tunstall Road. Buses towards Hanley will be unable to serve St John's Road. Buses towards Pennine Way and Congleton will operate via the normal routes.

 

Where: Well Lane, Biddulph

When: 9 September

Reason: Electricity connection

Services affected: 93

Diversion: Buses will operate via Holly Tree Drive and will not serve the northern end of Long Valley Road.