Various Remembrance Day (11th November) Parades - closures and diversions

Friday, October 26 2018

A variety of remembrance day parades and events will be taking place across our network at various times on Sunday 11th November. See how they might affect your journey below.

Corfe Mullen - between 1400 and 1545

For two brief periods between 1400 and 1545, a remembrance parade will be passing through the Windgreen area of Corfe Mullen. This will obstruct the road for a brief period causing minor delays on the 4 but this will not result in any diversion.

The 4 will also be affected by the Wimborne parade below.

Lytchett Minster - between 1000 and 1245

Between 1000 and 1245, Dorchester Road between the Upton double mini-roundabouts and the Bakers Arms roundabout will be inaccessible by the Purbeck Breezer 40. Buses will divert via Blandford Road North and the A35 in both directions. 

The following stops will not be served in either direction: Triangle Shops, Beacon Road/Frank Wyatt, Methodist Chapel, Beacon Park Road, Marsh Lane, South Lytchett Manor, Old Forge Close/St Peters Finger, United Reformed Church and Bakers Arms.

The nearest alternative stops will be Upton Crossroads on Higher Blandford Road and Organford Cross on Wareham Road.

The Purbeck Breezer 40 will also be affected by the Sandford and Wareham parades below.

Sandford - between 1030 and 1300

Between 1030 and 1300 services 40 and the diverted 50 may find Sandford Road temporarily closed for several brief intervals. If we find the road closed, it will only be for a brief period whilst the parade passes. Drivers will wait for the road to clear before passing.

Wareham - between 1030 and 1300

Between 1030 and 1300, the main Wareham High Street between West Lane on Corfe Road and the Saxon roundabout will be closed and inaccessible by the Purbeck Breezer 40. Buses will divert via the A351 in both directions.

The following stops will not be served in either direction: North Causeway, Dollins Lane, Wareham Post Office, Red Lion, South Bridge and Old Post Office.

The nearest alternative stops will be Wareham Train Station on Bere Road and Stoborough Meadow on Corfe Road.

The Purbeck Breezer 40 will also be affected by the Lytchett Minster and Sandford parades above.

Wimborne - between 1400 and 1830

Between 1400 and 1830, The Square (Stop A) on West Borough (B3078) will be closed and unservable by the 4. Buses will be diverted from Julian's Bridge.

The nearest alternative stops will be Police Station, Hanham Road (towards Merley), Ambulance Station, Hanham Road (towards Poole) and Julian's Brige, Julian's Road (towards Poole).

The 13 will also be affected between 1400 and 1830 and will terminate and commence by the Ambulance Station stop in Hanham Road whilst the Square is closed. 

The 1020 13 from Wimborne and the 1015 13 from Bournemouth will serve all stops on Leigh Road and will not be serving Colehill due to the remembrance service taking place.

The 4 will also be affected by the Corfe Mullen parade above.

We apologise for any inconvenience. 

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