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: 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: Remer Street, Crewe

When: 27 July to 20 October

Reason: To improve reliability during roundabout reconstruction works

Services affected: 8

Diversion: Buses will operate via Acer Avenue and Lime Tree Avenue between Remer Street and Middlewich Street. Buses will pick up and set down at any safe point along the diversion route.

 

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: Brine Road, Nantwich

When: 10 August until further notice

Reason: Gas main replacement

Services affected: 51

Diversion: Buses are unable to safely turn left from Wellington Road into Brine Road, so will instead operate directly along Wellington Road and will not serve The Pike.

 

Where: Church Lane, Knutton

When: 14 August to 3 September

Reason: Carriageway resurfacing

Services affected: 74

Diversion: Buses will operate via Knutton Lane and Silverdale Road. Church Lane will not be served.

 

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: High Meadow, Norbury

When: 29 August (9.00am to 5.00pm)

Reason: BT blockage clearance

Services affected: 12

Diversion: The afternoon journey from Newport will not serve Norbury.

 

Where: Warmingham Road, Coppenhall

When: 30 and 31 August and 1, 4 and 5 September (8.00am to 5.00pm)

Reason: Carriageway resurfacing

Services affected: 32, 78

Diversion: Service 78 will operate via Groby Road, Remer Street, North Street and Broughton Road. Service 32 will operate via Badger Avenue, Middlewich Street, Elm Drive and Groby Road and will not serve Broughton Road.

 

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: Barony Road, Nantwich

When: 6 September (9.30am to 3.30pm)

Reason: Carriageway resurfacing

Services affected: 52

Diversion: Buses will operate via Davenport Avenue and will not serve Vauxhall Road or Manor Road North.

 

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.