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736 and 450 Poole and Bmth Grammar diversion Glenferness Avenue commencing 27/09/2021

24th Sep - 17th Oct

Due to a road closure of Glenferness Avenue from 27/09/2021 until 17/10/2021 Routes 450 and 736 will divert as follows-

736 / 450 will do normal route along Glenferness up until just before the railway bridge and then divert along Elgin Road and East Avenue before resuming normal route on Glenferness Avenue.

The bus stop at East Avenue will not be served. Students should board and alight at the Alyth Road or Dunkeld Road stops.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Colehill Post Office Stop closed between 0930 and 1530 daily on 28/09/2021 and 29/09/2021

28th - 29th Sep

  • Affected routes:
  • 13

Due to works a small diversion will be on place along route 13 between 0930 and 1530 daily on the 28/09 and 29/09.

Service 13 will not serve the Colehill Post office bus stop during this time.

Please use the alternative stops on Middlehill Road.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

15 / 17 / U2 / 450 / 703 Alder Road Clousre from 0930 on 27/09/2021 until 21/11/2021

27th Sep - 21st Nov

Due to gas works along Alder Road from South Park Road to Wallisdown Roundabout service 15,17, U2 and 450 will be subject to diversions.

15,17,U2 Will divert along Southpark Road, Bryant Road and Wallisdown Road in both directions before re-joining normal route at Wallisdown Roundabout.

The following bus stops will be closed-

Wallisdown Roundabout (Alder Road) In both directions
Langside Avenue. In both directions

Please use the alternative bus stop's at Aldi (Wallisdown Road) or Sainsburys Talbot Heath.

The bus stops at Wallisdown shops will also be served in both directions during the duration of this closure.

450 to Poole and Parkstone Grammar

The 450 will be subject to the same diversion as above. However, will loop around Wallisdown Roundabout AM and PM to serve both stops.
Students who would usually board this service at Langside Avenue or Wallisdown Roundabout (Alder Road) Should instead board and alight at Wallisdown Roundabout Aldi or Sainsburys Alder Road.

Route 703 Kingston Maurward College will also not serve bus stops at Langside Avenue or Wallisdown Roundabout (Alder Road) In both directions.
Please use the bus stops at Wallisdown Road Shops (Outside Tesco) for pickup or Sainsburys Alder Road.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Westminster Road Closure 50 / 415 / 443

27th Sep - 15th Oct

Due to a closure of Wesminster Road Route 50 and school services 415 / 443 will be subjected to diversions from 0700 on 27/09/2021 until 15/10/2021.

It is with regret the above services will not serve the following stops-

-Denecote Lodge
-Pinewood Road
-Branksome Dene Chine


Your nearest stops are located at Tower Road and Branksome Chine (Beachfront)

We apologise for any inconvenience caused during this time.

Road Closure in Fordingbridge affecting service X3.

20th Sep - 5th Dec

  • Affected routes:
  • X3

It is not possible to use the Recreation Ground, Main Post Office(in both directions), and Service Station stop on the X3 because of a road closure. This will be the case for 10 weeks. The nearest stop will be Alexandra Road. Please ensure you stand on the Northbound(Salisbury) stop in both directions. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Stop Changes in Blandford Town Centre

6th Sep onwards

From Monday the 6th of September onwards the following stops will not be served until further notice due to roadworks in Blandford Town Centre.

Old Ford House
The Brewery
School Lane

This is the stops heading towards Dorchester/Weymouth or Poole only, the stops in the other direction are not affected.

The 1155 Damory 20 short journey from Blandford Crown Hotel to Pimperne will start from the Market Place stop for the duration of these roadworks

All 20 journeys to Salisbury are unaffected and start from The Crown as usual

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Castlepoint bus stop changes

7th - 17th Jun

Due to ongoing works at Castlepoint the M1 bus stop on Hamblin Way will be closed from 07/06/2021 for approximately 12 months.

During this time M1 services will drop off and pick up at the Hamblin Way bus stop opposite Sainsburys.
(This is the current M1 drop off point)

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Poole Quay/High Street Closure - RouteONE diversion

27th Jun - 26th Dec

BCP Council have opted to close parts of Poole Quay and the High Street to enable social distancing. As a result, the RouteONE will need to be diverted. Read the full article by clicking the header.