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Colchester bus times from 4th June 2017

Start Date: 04/06/2017

End Date: 18/06/2017


Location: Colchester

We will be making a number of changes to our local services in Colchester in order to improve reliability and match timetables to demand.

We will be making a number of changes to our local services in Colchester to improve reliability and match timetables more closely to demand.
The main changes are shown below. The service headings link to the new timetable pages for the relevant service. You can also download this information here.


Service 1    Shrub End – Prettygate – Town Centre - Greenstead
- The route at Greenstead will be standardised so that all buses will run as Service 1. The section around Forest Road and Hickory Avenue (currently Service 1A) will no longer be served.
- The main Monday to Saturday daytime frequency will be revised to run every 12 minutes,
- Additional time has been allowed to overcome traffic delays and many departure times will change by a few minutes as a result.
- The Sunday service will no longer run due to insufficient use having been made of it.
- The 0637 hours bus from Leather Bottle on Mondays to Fridays will no longer run.
- On Mondays to Fridays, different times will apply until mid-morning and from mid-afternoon during school holidays as a result of reduced traffic congestion.

Service 2    Highwoods – Town Centre – Horkesley Heath
- The main daytime frequency on Mondays to Fridays will be revised to run every 20 minutes.
- The following buses will no longer run:
0650 hours on Mondays to Fridays from Highwoods to Horkesley Heath
0717 hours on Saturdays from Highwoods to Horkesley Heath
0732 hours on Saturdays from Horkesley Heath to Highwoods.
- Additional time has been allowed to overcome traffic delays and many departure times will change by a few minutes as a result.

Service 8    Monkwick – Town Centre – Hospital – Highwoods
- The Sunday bus at 1721 hours from from Monkwick to Highwoods will no longer run.
- Additional time has been allowed to overcome traffic delays and many departure times will change by a few minutes as a result.

There are no changes to Services 4, 11, 77/77A, 100 or 133.

Full details of the new times for Services 1, 2 and 8 are shown in a new timetable leaflet that will be available from our usual outlets.

Services affected

2
8

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