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  • Closure of St Aldates stops G3, G4 and G5 (from 14th February 2017)

    Time: 09:30 Date: 14 / 02 / 2017

    Updated 14/02/2017: From Tuesday 14th February until further notice, roadworks will take place in St Aldates (between Blue Boar Street and New Inn Yard). This will mean that our BROOKESbusU5, city5 and park&ride400 will be unable to serve their regular stops G3, G4 and G5.

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  • Headington Access Project - Road Closures (6th to 11th February 2017)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 06 / 02 / 2017

    Updated 06/02/2017: Headington Access Project is within the final stages of reaching completion and therefore will require numerous road closures in order to achieve this. As of Monday 6th February through to Saturday 11th February 2017 (between 1900 and 0600 each day), all city4/4A/4B/4C and BROOKESbusU5 services will need to divert around the closures and will be unable to serve several stops in the area.

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  • Closure of James Street stop (24th January - 16th February 2017)

    Time: 00:00 Date: 24 / 01 / 2017

    Updated 27/01/2017: From Tuesday 24th January until Thursday 16th February 2017, James Street stop (Cowley Road) towards Oxford will be suspended due to emergency sewage works. This will affect our city5 and BROOKESbusU5 services. During the time of this closure, passengers are advised to use the stops at Stockmore Street or Manzil Way as alternatives. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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  • 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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