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Arne Avenue Emergency Water Works

5th Dec onwards

Due to a burst water main Wessex Water have closed Arne Avenue.
Though we do not know the exact time frame of these works they are likely to not be completed until 09/12/2019.

16 / 17 and 7B will therefore be on diversion until further notice.

16 / 7B

Will serve Herbert avenue as far as northmere road then turn left into northmere road. Service will then resume normal route from alder crescent. Same for Poole / Ashley Road Bound Services.


Service 17 Towards Bournemouth: to serve the length of Herbert avenue and turn left at the lights picking up normal route at alder road parade. Same for Poole Bound Services

The following stops cannot be served during this time-

Arne Avenue
Bindon Close
Bottom of Arne Avenue
Northmere Road (17 only)

Your nearest stops are located Along Herbert Avenue outside of the New Star during this time or Northmere Road (16/17 only)

We sincerely apologise for any disruption this has caused to your journey.

Parkwood Road Westbound Stop Remaining Closed 03/12/19

2nd Dec onwards

As of 08:00hrs on 03/12/19, the Parkwood Road westbound bus stop will remain closed, but the current temporary bus stop opposite Wolverton Rd will be relocating to east side of Parkwood Rd itself, almost opposite the stop for other direction.

Parkwood Road Eastbound Stop Reopen 03/12/19

2nd Dec onwards

As of 08:00hrs on 03/12/2019 to Parkwood Road eastbound stop will fully reopen. We thank you for your patience during the period of essential roadworks.

Parkwood Road Westbound stop closed

20th Nov - 31st Dec

Due to temporary traffic lights from 1000hrs on 20/11/2019 the Parkwood Road Westbound Stop (Towards Poole / Bournemouth) Will be closed.

A temporary stop will be located right of this bus stop just a short walk

We do not have a reopening date as of present. Please check back frequently for service updates. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Castlepoint stop change

12th - 12th Aug

  • Affected routes:
  • m1

Due to construction works taking place from 12th August for the foreseeable future at Castlepoint, our m1 services will be required to drop off at a different bus stop to its usual place.

m1 services arriving at Castlepoint will drop off and terminate in the bus layby outside of Sainsbury’s/Natwest bank.

This only affects m1 services arriving into Castlepoint.

m1 services starting from Castlepoint towards Poole will use their normal bus stop (Stop D) on Hamblin Way.

We will provide a map and signposts on site directing customers to the regular pickup point located a small way down to avoid any confusion.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

These disruptions could affect future journeys

Broadstone Christmas Parade

7th Dec

Please note that on 08/12/2019 a Christmas parade will be taking place in Broadstone.

It is expected that this parade will pass through at about 1300. During this time rolling road closures will be in place potentially causing some delays to our services.

Though we will try to minimise these, we are assured it is only for a brief period.

We apologise for any disruption that we may face as a result.

Wareham Santa Parade

8th Dec

Between 1530 and 1830 service 40 will be unable to serve Wareham High Street due to a Christmas Parade taking place.

During this time buses will divert Via the Wareham Bypass before diverting back on route to serve Stoborough Meadow.

The following stops cannot be serviced during this time-

North Causeway
Dollins Lane Towards Swanage
Post Office Wareham
Red Lion
Old Post Office

Your nearest Alternate stops will be located at-

Wareham Railway station
Stoborough Meadow

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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