Bowhill Grove in Leicester will be closed from Wednesday 18th May to Thursday 26th May. The 40 will operate the following diversion for the duration of the closure:
**The closure has been delayed and will start on Thursday 19th May.
Anti-Clockwise will operate as normal to Thurncourt Road, but instead of turning right onto Thurncourt Road, it will divert left onto Thurncourt Road, take the 2nd exit at the mini roundabout onto Nursery Road to Scraptoft Lane, turn right onto Scraptoft Lane and left onto New Romney Crescent as per the normal route.
Clockwise - will operate the reverse of the above.
Please note: Passengers can board and alight at bus stops on Nursery Road for the duration of the closure.
From Wednesday 23rd March 2022 until February 2023, Abbey Park Road will be closed.
During this time, services 22C and 54A will operate the normal line of route to Abbey Park Road crossroads, but instead of turning left onto Abbey Park Road, it will continue to St Margaret's Way and operate via Burley's Way and Abbey Street into the City Centre. New timetables will be used during this time:
Information about the stops that will not be served during this time can be seen on the map below:
Due to a prolonged closure of Leicester Road, Fleckney (to junction Park Street), the 44 will be on the following diversion for the duration of the closure:
44 to/from Fleckney - will operate as normal on Saddington Road in Fleckney, but instead of continuing on to High Street to Kilby Road, Coleman Road, Leicester Road (loop), it will divert right off Saddington Road onto Manor Road, continue on Manor Road, left onto High Street on to Saddington Road, back on its normal line of route to Market Harborough and Foxton.
Please note: The bus stops on High Street (near Co-op), Kilby Road, Coleman Road and Leicester Road will not be served for the duration of the closure and passengers who normally board at one of these stops will need to use the bus stops on Manor Road or High Street near to Fleckney Library.
Until the 27th May, our 162 outbound journeys are serving the following route due to works on Braunstone Gate:
As shown above, the route diverts from St Augustine's Road to use Narborough Road North. It does not turn into Duns Lane. A temporary stop is in situ on Narborough Road North after New Park Street but before Braunstone Gate.
Inbound journeys are as normal.