Abbey Park Road will be closed Eastbound from Sunday 15th March, for approximately 18 months.
The 54A services from Beaumont Leys - Will operate the normal line of route to Abbey Lane / Blackbird Road junction, but will be unable to turn left onto Abbey Park Road, it will continue over the junction on to St Margaret's Way, continue on St Margaret's Way to Burleys Way junction, turn left onto Burleys Way then turn right onto Abbey Street to Charles Street, re-joining its normal route in City Centre and Goodwood.
The 54A from Goodwood and City Centre - Will NOT be affected by the closure and will operate the normal line of route in both directions.
Bus stops missed: adjacent Abbey Lane, adjacent Swithland Avenue, adjacent Abbey Meadows, opposite Abbey Park and adjacent Abbey Park Street on Abbey Park Road & also the stops opposite Leicester College, adjacent George Street (o/s Aquis House) and Kingstone Stop on Belgrave Gate.
Please note: Passengers who normally board on Abbey Park Road should wait at the stops on Abbey Lane or St Margaret's Way, or walk towards Belgrave circle and wait at the stop on Belgrave Road or Belgrave Gate for our 22A or 22B services in to City Centre.
To allow for Gas Repairs, part of Winchester Road will be closed.
The 3 from Grantham will operate as normal to Barrowby Road, but will be unable to operate along Winchester Road, it will continue over the roundabout on to Barrowby Road, turn left onto Gloucester Road, continue on Gloucester Road to junction, turn left on to Barrowby Gate to the roundabout, turn right onto Barrowby Road back on its normal line of route in to the Town Centre.
Please note: None of the stops on Winchester Road will be served for the duration of the closure. Passengers are advised to pick up and alight the bus on Barrowby Gate or Barrowby Road.
To allow for Gas mains replacement works, the 83/A will be on diversion for the duration of the closure;
The 83 from Gilmorton Estate & 83A from Newfoundpool - Will operate the normal line of route to Knighton Lane East, continue on Knighton Lane East to Welford Road junction, where it will divert over Welford Road onto Chapel Lane, veer left onto Knighton Road, turn left onto Queens Road, continue on Queens Road re-joining its normal route at the Clarendon Park Road junction, for travel towards City Centre.
The 83 from City Centre & 83A from Aylestone - Will operate the reverse of the above.
Please note: The Heather Road bus stops and Grimsby Fisheries bus stops on Welford Road will NOT be served for the duration of the closure. Passengers are advised to board/alight at an alternate stop on Queens Road, the 83/A will stop at all stops on its diversion route.
Due to the closure of Broadmarsh Bus Station, service 19 will use stop C12 in Canal Street.