Service Disruptions Last updated: Thursday, 08 February 2024 02:50 PM

Midlands
Leicester City Event & March Date: Saturday 10th February 2024

An event will take place on Saturday 10th February involving a march into and through Leicester City Centre between 11:00 and 1300hrs approx..

For the duration of the March, services will operate as followed:

 

HOP – This service will be suspended between 11:00am and 1:00pm. 

 

Hospital Hopper – The 11:28 and 12:28 journeys from Hamilton will depart 10 minutes later than scheduled and will divert via Victoria Park Road, Welford Road to LRI, re-joining its normal line of route. The 11:30 and 12:30 journeys from Beaumont Centre will also depart 10 minutes later than scheduled and will operate the reverse of the above. 

Please note: The bus stops on London Road will not be served. 

 

20 – Services to Braunstone will use stand CA on Charles Street and will operate via Charles Street, left onto Humberstone Gate to the roundabout, left onto Vaughan Way, Southgates, Newark Street, resuming normal service from Welford Place. Journeys to City Centre will operate as normal to LRI and then will operate via Southgates, Vaughan Way, right onto Church Gate, left onto Gravel Street to St Margaret's Bus Station. 

 

22/A – Journeys to Evington will operate from Stand CA on Charles Street and will operate via Humberstone Gate, right onto St George's Way, left onto Swain Street, continue to East Park Road, right onto East Park Road to resume normal service from Evington Road. Journeys to City Centre will operate as normal to East Park Road junction, then right onto East Park Road, left onto St Peter's Road and continue to Sparkenhoe Street, onto Swain Street, right onto St George's Way to the roundabout, bear left onto St Matthew's Way to the roundabout, left onto Belgrave Gate, left onto Charles Street where it will terminate at stand CA. 

 

Please note: There is a chance that Humberstone Gate junction may be closed, in which case services will be looping around using the Haymarket Bus Station.  In this case, service 20 will leave town directly using Vaughan Way – Southgates – Newark Street to resume from  Welford Place.  Services 22/22A would use stand HX in Haymarket Bus Station and exit the City Centre using Belgrave Gate.