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  • Cherwell Street overnight stop closure (4th - 5th April 2017)

    Time: 19:00 Date: 04 / 04 / 2017

    From 1900 on Tuesday 4th April until 0600 on Wednesday 5th April, Cherwell Street stop on Marston Road will be suspended due to Thames Water works. This will affect our city13/X13 and BROOKESbusU5 services travelling towards Marston and John Radcliffe Hospital. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the St Clements stop B (city13/X13 only) or the Clive Booth Hall stop (city13/X13 & BROOKESbusU5) as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the affected Cherwell Street stop?
  • Binsey Lane overnight bus stop closure (26th - 28th March 2017)

    Time: 12:17 Date: 26 / 03 / 2017

    From 20:00 on Sunday 26th March until 05:00 on Tuesday 28th March, the Binsey Lane bus stop (towards Oxford City Centre) will be suspended due to roadworks taking place in the area. This will affect our city4, park&ride300 and BROOKESbusU1 services. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the stops at Lamarsh Road or Osney Island as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the affected Binsey Lane stop?
  • Overnight closure of BROOKESbusNU1 Speedwell Street & St Aldates stops (16th March - 17 April 2017)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 16 / 03 / 2017

    From Thursday 16th March until Monday 17th April, BROOKESbusNU1 services travelling towards Wheatley Campus will be unable to serve the usual Speedwell Street S1 and St Aldates G3 stops. This is due to the Castle Street closure, associated with the new Westgate development works. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the Turl Street stop L1 as an alternative. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

  • Closure of Cinnaminta Road, Headington (27th February 2017 for approx 6 weeks)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 27 / 02 / 2017

    From Monday 27th February for approximately 6 weeks, the Cinnaminta Road stop (Oxford bound only) will be suspended due to nearby roadworks. During the time of this closure, passengers of our BROOKESbusU4 and BROOKESbusU5 services are advised to use the Peat Moors or Corner House stops as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

    Where’s the affected Cinnaminta Road stop?
  • Castle Street - One Way Traffic Flow (9th January - 31st March 2017)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 09 / 01 / 2017

    From Monday 9th January until Friday 31st March, Castle Street will be subject to one way traffic flow in the direction from Old Greyfriars Street towards New Road. This is due to gas works for the new Westgate Shopping Centre. This will affect our city4/4A/4B/4C, city5, city8/9, city13, park&ride400, BROOKESbusU1 and BROOKESbusU5 services.

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